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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:44 PM CDT on August 28, 2015

Expires 7:30 PM EDT on August 29, 2015


... Flood Warning now in effect until midday Sunday...

The Flood Warning continues for
the south Skunk River near Ames US 30... or from squaw creek... to
the Polk-Jasper County line.
* Until midday Sunday.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 16.7 feet... or 4.8 feet below
flood stage.
* Flood stage is 21.5 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage after midnight tonight. Continue
rising to around 23.4 feet... or 1.9 feet above flood stage...
Saturday afternoon. Go below flood stage midday Sunday.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet... the Shady Grove trailer park... located
at 1006 South Dayton Avenue... floods. The Railroad just
northeast of Cambridge floods as well.


Lat... Lon 4201 9362 4201 9357 4174 9335 4168 9335
      4180 9352 4201 9362


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844 PM CDT Fri Aug 28 2015

... Flood Warning now in effect until Sunday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
the south Skunk River near Ames W Riverside Rd... or from Keigley
branch near 170th street... to squaw creek.
* Until Sunday morning.
* At 8:00 PM Friday the stage was 9.3 feet... or 3.2 feet below flood
stage.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage early Saturday morning. Continue
rising to around 14.5 feet... or 2.0 feet above flood stage... late
morning Saturday. Go below flood stage Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 14.6 feet... water affects Sargent metal... located at
650 arrasmith trail.


Lat... Lon 4210 9362 4210 9356 4201 9357 4201 9362
      4207 9365 4210 9362




840 PM CDT Fri Aug 28 2015

... Flood Warning in effect until Saturday evening...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the squaw creek at Ames Lincoln way... or from 2 miles upstream of
Lincoln way... to the south Skunk River.
* Until Saturday evening.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 4.6 feet... or 5.4 feet below flood
stage.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage Saturday morning. Continue rising to
between 10.5 and 11 feet... or 0.5 to 1 foot above flood
stage... late morning Saturday. Go below flood stage Saturday
evening.
* Impact... at 10.4 feet... water is in the yard of Riverside
Manor... located at 1204 south 4th street. Water also affects
nearby lowlands.


Lat... Lon 4207 9369 4208 9366 4201 9359 4201 9365
      4207 9369


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631 PM CDT Fri Aug 28 2015

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
southeastern Webster County in central Iowa...
northern Story County in central Iowa...
southwestern Hardin County in central Iowa...
Hamilton County in central Iowa...
northeastern Greene County in west central Iowa...
northern Boone County in central Iowa...

* until 630 PM CDT Saturday

* at 623 PM CDT... local law enforcement reported flooding still
occurring across portions of the area after 5 to 9 inches of rain
fell this afternoon. The heavy rain has weakened and shifted off
to the east and flood waters are starting to stabilize or recede.
However... flooding of low lying rural roads and in towns may
remain an issue through the overnight hours. Small streams and
rivers will also remain elevated into Saturday.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Webster City... Story City... Roland... Jewell Junction... Gilbert...
Gowrie... Hubbard... Dayton... Stratford... Coalville... Zearing...
Radcliffe... Otho... Ellsworth... Stanhope... Lehigh... McCallsburg...
Harcourt... Paton and Kamrar.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... as well as farm and country roads. Do not
attempt to travel across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 4213 9323 4204 9438 4246 9420 4247 9321


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Record Report

Statement as of 5:32 PM CDT on August 28, 2015


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Waterloo IA...

A record rainfall of 3.37 inches fell at Waterloo IA today. This
breaks the old record of 2.30 inches set in 1936. Additional rain is
expected this evening and this statement will be updated at the end
of the day.


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