River Forecast Point Monitor by NWS WFO

This page produces a summary listing for National Weather Service Flood Forecast Points when the point is currently in a flood warning state. The IEM processes the flood warning products and attempts to extract the important details regarding flood state, severity, forecasted stage and impact. By clicking on the graph icon near the location identfier, you are taken to an IEM Autoplot which shows forecasted stage and observations.

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Cedar River
  Cedar Falls
CEDI4
Black Hawk, At 8:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 93.5 feet, or 4.5 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 89.0 feet.Forecast...fall to 92.3 feet Wednesday morning.Impact... At 93.3 feet, Water covers Cottage Row Road south of Center Street. Water also crosses Big Woods Road at Lark Lane.
  Waterloo
ALOI4
Black Hawk, At 9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 16.6 feet, or 3.6 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 13.0 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Thursday afternoon.Impact... At 16.0 feet, The Riverview Recreation Area is closed.
Des Moines River
  Des Moines SE 6th St
DESI4
Polk, At 9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 28.2 feet, or 4.2 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 24.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 28.6 feet, or 4.6 feet above Flood Stage, Wednesday morning. Then begin falling.Impact... At 28.5 feet, Hartford Avenue is closed from Southeast 22nd Street to Southeast 30th Court.
  Fort Dodge
FODI4
Webster, At 9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.5 feet, or 3.0 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 10.5 feet.Forecast...rise to 13.6 feet, or 3.1 feet above Flood Stage, this afternoon. Then begin falling.Impact... At 13.0 feet, Industries near Phinney Park are threatened. Residences along the west bank of the river in Lehigh are also affected.
  Stratford
STRI4
Boone, Hamilton, Webster, At 8:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 20.8 feet, or 1.8 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 19.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 21.7 feet, or 2.7 feet above Flood Stage, Wednesday afternoon. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage early Monday morning.Impact... At 19.0 feet, Water affects 157th Street on the west side of Fraser.
East Fork Des Moines River
  Algona
AGNI4
Kossuth, Humboldt, At 9:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 18.2 feet, or 1.2 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 17.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 18.4 feet, or 1.4 feet above Flood Stage, Thursday morning. Then begin falling.Impact... At 18.0 feet, US 169 is threatened near Saint Joseph and may be overtopped south of Algona.
Iowa River
  Tama Hwy E49
TMAI4
Tama, At 9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.8 feet, or 0.3 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 12.5 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Wednesday morning.Impact... At 12.8 feet, Water affects portions of C and D Avenues from US 30 to the south.
North Raccoon River
  Perry
PROI4
Dallas, Greene, At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 19.0 feet, or 4.0 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 19.6 feet, or 4.6 feet above Flood Stage, this afternoon. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage Monday morning.Impact... At 19.0 feet, Approaches to the US 169 bridge over the river north of Adel are impassable.
Raccoon River
  Des Moines Fleur Dr
DEMI4
Polk, At 8:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.9 feet, or 5.9 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 12.0 feet.Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage Sunday evening.Impact... At 17.2 feet, Water overtops portions of Fleur Drive.
West Fork Des Moines River
  Emmetsburg
EMTI4
Palo Alto, Pocahontas, At 9:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 11.1 feet, or 0.1 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 11.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 12.5 feet, or 1.5 feet above Flood Stage, Monday evening. Then begin falling.Impact... At 12.5 feet, Osgood Road floods.
  Estherville
ESVI4
Emmet, At 9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.0 feet, or 4.0 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 8.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 15.1 feet, or 7.1 feet above Flood Stage, Monday evening. Then begin falling.Impact... At 15.0 feet, Several evacuations and road closures may occur.
  Humboldt
HBTI4
Humboldt, At 9:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.9 feet, or 2.9 feet above Flood Stage.Flood Stage is 10.0 feet.Forecast...rise to 13.2 feet, or 3.2 feet above Flood Stage, this evening. Then begin falling.Impact... At 13.0 feet, Flooding affects streets from South 13th Avenue southward.