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Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 7:53PM CDT until May 29 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Sioux Falls SD

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Little Sioux River at Cherokee affecting Cherokee County. Little Sioux River above Spencer / Highway 18 affecting Clay County. Little Sioux River near Milford affecting Dickinson County. Little Sioux River at Spencer affecting Clay County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Little Sioux River at Cherokee. * WHEN...Until early Wednesday morning. * IMPACTS...At 17.0 feet, minor lowland flooding begins, and Cherokee County Rescue mobilizes and sets up the flood control center. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:00 PM CDT Monday the stage was 17.1 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 6:00 PM CDT Monday was 17.4 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage just after midnight tonight and continue falling to 14.1 feet Saturday evening. - Flood stage is 17.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Cherokee, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 7:53PM CDT until June 1 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Sioux Falls SD

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Little Sioux River at Cherokee affecting Cherokee County. Little Sioux River above Spencer / Highway 18 affecting Clay County. Little Sioux River near Milford affecting Dickinson County. Little Sioux River at Spencer affecting Clay County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Little Sioux River at Spencer. * WHEN...Until Saturday evening. * IMPACTS...At 10.0 feet, the right bank overflows, and minor flooding of the Spencer city park and some rural agricultural areas begins. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:00 PM CDT Monday the stage was 11.6 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 6:00 PM CDT Monday was 11.8 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Friday evening and continue falling to 9.8 feet Saturday evening. - Flood stage is 10.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Clay, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 7:53PM CDT by NWS Sioux Falls SD

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Little Sioux River at Cherokee affecting Cherokee County. Little Sioux River above Spencer / Highway 18 affecting Clay County. Little Sioux River near Milford affecting Dickinson County. Little Sioux River at Spencer affecting Clay County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring. * WHERE...Little Sioux River above Spencer / Highway 18. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:45 PM CDT Monday the stage was 1322.9 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 6:45 PM CDT Monday was 1322.9 feet. - Forecast...No forecast is available for this location. - Flood stage is 1322.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Clay, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 7:53PM CDT by NWS Sioux Falls SD

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Little Sioux River at Cherokee affecting Cherokee County. Little Sioux River above Spencer / Highway 18 affecting Clay County. Little Sioux River near Milford affecting Dickinson County. Little Sioux River at Spencer affecting Clay County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Little Sioux River near Milford. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 14.0 feet, significant amounts of pasture and other farm lands begin to flood. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:00 PM CDT Monday the stage was 14.0 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 6:00 PM CDT Monday was 14.0 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 14.0 feet just after midnight tonighT and continue falling to 12.1 feet Saturday evening. - Flood stage is 12.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Dickinson, IA

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 27 at 11:02AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa... Mississippi River at New Boston LD17 affecting Mercer and Louisa Counties. * WHAT...Flooding is possible. * WHERE...Mississippi River at New Boston LD17. * WHEN...From Friday afternoon until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 10:40 AM CDT Monday the stage was 14.0 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached early Friday afternoon. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Louisa; Mercer

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 10:34AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa... Mississippi River at Keithsburg affecting Des Moines, Mercer, Louisa and Henderson Counties. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa...Missouri... Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Des Moines, Henderson, Hancock and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Des Moines and Henderson Counties. Mississippi River at Gregory Landing affecting Clark and Hancock Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Burlington. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 16.0 feet, Water affects low lying buildings and homes in Montrose and Niota. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 10:00 AM CDT Monday the stage was 15.1 feet. - Recent Activity...The river continues to rise. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to 16.4 feet early Saturday afternoon. Additional rises are possible thereafter. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Des Moines, IA; Lee, IA; Hancock, IL; Henderson, IL

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 10:34AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa... Mississippi River at Keithsburg affecting Des Moines, Mercer, Louisa and Henderson Counties. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa...Missouri... Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Des Moines, Henderson, Hancock and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Des Moines and Henderson Counties. Mississippi River at Gregory Landing affecting Clark and Hancock Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 10:00 AM CDT Monday the stage was 10.1 feet. - Recent Activity...The river continues to rise. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to 11.6 feet Saturday morning. Additional rises are possible thereafter. - Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

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Area
Des Moines, IA; Henderson, IL

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 10:34AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa... Mississippi River at Keithsburg affecting Des Moines, Mercer, Louisa and Henderson Counties. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa...Missouri... Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Des Moines, Henderson, Hancock and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Des Moines and Henderson Counties. Mississippi River at Gregory Landing affecting Clark and Hancock Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Keithsburg. * WHEN...From late Tuesday night until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 14.5 feet, Water affects low lying areas in Oquawka. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:30 AM CDT Monday the stage was 13.5 feet. - Recent Activity...The river continues to rise. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage early Wednesday morning and continue rising to 14.8 feet early Sunday morning. Additional rises are possible thereafter. - Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

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Area
Des Moines, IA; Louisa, IA; Henderson, IL; Mercer, IL

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 9:24AM CDT until May 30 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...The Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49, or from Timber Creek near Le Grand...to Salt Creek near Belle Plaine. * WHEN...Until Thursday evening. * IMPACTS...At 12.5 feet, Backwater from the Iowa River covers portions of Business 30 and S Prospect Dr in Toledo. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:00 AM CDT Monday the stage was 12.6 feet. - Forecast...The river will fall below flood stage this evening to 12.4 feet early tomorrow afternoon. It will then rise above flood stage tomorrow evening to 12.6 feet early Thursday morning. It will fall below flood stage again Thursday morning. - Flood stage is 12.5 feet.

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Area
Tama, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 9:12AM CDT until June 3 at 3:00AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Wapello affecting Louisa County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marengo affecting Benton and Iowa Counties. Iowa River at Oakville affecting Louisa County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Iowa River at Wapello. * WHEN...Until Monday, June 03. * IMPACTS...At 22.0 feet, Water affects residences near the U.S. Highway 61 bridge. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 AM CDT Monday the stage was 21.9 feet. - Recent Activity...The river continues to rise. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 22.8 feet tomorrow evening. It will then fall below flood stage Sunday evening. - Flood stage is 21.0 feet.

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Area
Louisa, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 9:12AM CDT until June 3 at 2:09PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Wapello affecting Louisa County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marengo affecting Benton and Iowa Counties. Iowa River at Oakville affecting Louisa County. * WHAT...Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Iowa River at Marengo. * WHEN...Until Monday, June 03. * IMPACTS...At 18.0 feet, Water breaches the mill race dikes near Middle Amana. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 AM CDT Monday the stage was 18.0 feet. - Recent Activity...The river has crested. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Monday, June 03. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Benton, IA; Iowa, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 9:12AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Wapello affecting Louisa County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marengo affecting Benton and Iowa Counties. Iowa River at Oakville affecting Louisa County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Iowa River at Oakville. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 12.0 feet, Flooding of agricultural land is ongoing. Several county roads are under water and closed. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 AM CDT Monday the stage was 11.7 feet. - Recent Activity...The river continues to rise. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 12.5 feet tomorrow evening. - Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

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Area
Louisa, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 9:07AM CDT until May 28 at 3:00PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Bluff affecting Johnson, Cedar and Muscatine Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River near Conesville affecting Louisa and Muscatine Counties. ...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Rapids affecting Cedar County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Cedar River at Cedar Bluff. * WHEN...Until tomorrow afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 16.0 feet, Minor Flood Stage. Agricultural land is flooded. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:00 AM CDT Monday the stage was 16.5 feet. - Recent Activity...The river has crested. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage tomorrow morning and continue falling to 10.6 feet Monday, June 03. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

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Area
Cedar, IA; Johnson, IA; Muscatine, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 9:07AM CDT until June 2 at 11:00PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Bluff affecting Johnson, Cedar and Muscatine Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River near Conesville affecting Louisa and Muscatine Counties. ...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Rapids affecting Cedar County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Cedar River near Conesville. * WHEN...Until late Sunday evening. * IMPACTS...At 14.5 feet, Water affects residences along Iowa Highway 22. Water affects Hoot Owl Jct and Elder Avenue south of Iowa Highway 22. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:00 AM CDT Monday the stage was 14.4 feet. - Recent Activity...The river is approaching a crest. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 14.7 feet this afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage Sunday afternoon. - Flood stage is 13.0 feet.

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Area
Louisa, IA; Muscatine, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 7:44AM CDT until May 28 at 5:24PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... North Skunk River near Sigourney affecting Keokuk County. * WHAT...Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * WHERE...North Skunk River near Sigourney. * WHEN...Until tomorrow afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 18.0 feet, Water affects most agricultural land near Sigourney. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:30 AM CDT Monday the stage was 18.6 feet. - Recent Activity...The river continues to fall. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage late tomorrow morning and continue falling to 7.9 feet Monday, June 03. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

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Area
Keokuk, IA

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 27 at 7:44AM CDT until May 30 at 9:00AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Skunk River at Augusta affecting Des Moines, Henry IA and Lee Counties. * WHAT...Flooding is possible. * WHERE...Skunk River at Augusta. * WHEN...From Wednesday evening to late Thursday morning. * IMPACTS...At 15.0 feet, Water overflows the south river bank near the Perkins Road bridge at Augusta. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:45 AM CDT Monday the stage was 11.5 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached Wednesday evening. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Henry; Des Moines; Lee

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 7:41AM CDT until May 28 at 3:00PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near Anamosa Shaw Rd affecting Jones, Linn and Cedar Counties. Wapsipinicon River at Independence affecting Linn and Buchanan Counties. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S affecting Clinton and Scott Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wapsipinicon River at Independence. * WHEN...From this morning to tomorrow afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 12.0 feet, Water affects low-lying streets in Independence. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:15 AM CDT Monday the stage was 11.9 feet and rising. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage late this morning to a crest of 12.2 feet this evening. It will then fall below flood stage tomorrow morning. - Flood stage is 12.0 feet.

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Area
Buchanan, IA; Linn, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 7:41AM CDT until June 1 at 12:25AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near Anamosa Shaw Rd affecting Jones, Linn and Cedar Counties. Wapsipinicon River at Independence affecting Linn and Buchanan Counties. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S affecting Clinton and Scott Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wapsipinicon River near Anamosa Shaw Rd. * WHEN...Until early Saturday morning. * IMPACTS...At 18.0 feet, Moderate Flood Stage. Multiple village and township roads are closed. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:15 AM CDT Monday the stage was 15.6 feet. - Recent Activity...The river will begin rising again later today. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 17.7 feet Wednesday evening. It will then fall below flood stage Friday afternoon. - Flood stage is 14.5 feet.

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Area
Cedar, IA; Jones, IA; Linn, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 27 at 7:41AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near Anamosa Shaw Rd affecting Jones, Linn and Cedar Counties. Wapsipinicon River at Independence affecting Linn and Buchanan Counties. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S affecting Clinton and Scott Counties. * WHAT...Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast. This approaches the flood of record. * WHERE...Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 13.0 feet, Water affects many residences along the river. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:30 AM CDT Monday the stage was 12.2 feet. - Recent Activity...The river continues to rise. - Forecast...The river will rise to 13.2 feet early Wednesday afternoon. It will then fall early Saturday morning. It will rise again to 13.3 feet Monday, June 03.. - Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

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Area
Clinton, IA; Scott, IA
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