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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:08 PM CDT on September 01, 2014

Expires 3:30 PM EDT on September 03, 2014


... Flood Warning now in effect until early Thursday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Raccoon river at Des Moines fleur Dr... or from Walnut Creek...
to the Des Moines River.
* Until early Thursday morning.
* At 7:45 PM Monday the stage was 13.9 feet... or 1.9 feet above
flood stage.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast... rise to 14.6 feet... or 2.6 feet above flood stage...
Tuesday morning. Go below flood stage early Thursday morning.
* Impact... at 13.5 feet... water affects the low areas of Water Works
Park.


Lat... Lon 4157 9361 4156 9368 4158 9367 4159 9362
      4157 9361




908 PM CDT Mon Sep 1 2014

... Flood Warning now in effect until Tuesday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Moines River at Des Moines se 6th St... or from below the
center street dam... to Runnells.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 8:00 PM Monday the stage was 22.6 feet... or 1.4 feet below
flood stage.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage early Tuesday morning. Continue
rising to 24.2 feet... or 0.2 feet above flood stage... Tuesday
morning. Go below flood stage Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact... at 24.0 feet... the bike trail is closed east of Water
Street.


Lat... Lon 4159 9356 4152 9333 4145 9333 4154 9356
      4159 9366 4159 9356




Local Storm Report



09/01/2014 0700 am

Des Moines, Polk County.

Heavy rain m1.85 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            1.85 inches at Des Moines Airport.




09/01/2014 0700 am

W Polk City, Polk County.

Heavy rain e2.24 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            2.24 inches of rain.




09/01/2014 0700 am

Des Moines, Polk County.

Heavy rain m1.85 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            1.85 inches at Des Moines Airport.





09/01/2014 0700 am

W Polk City, Polk County.

Heavy rain e2.24 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            2.24 inches of rain.




09/01/2014 0700 am

Des Moines, Polk County.

Heavy rain m2.19 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            2.19 inches at Des Moines Airport.



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning
California - Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Michigan - Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Record Report
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Flood Warning , High Wind Warning
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
New Mexico - Record Report
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Special Weather Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch
South Carolina - Record Report
South Dakota - Record Report
Texas - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report