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Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 10:09PM CDT until May 26 at 10:30PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... North Skunk River near Sigourney affecting Keokuk County. * WHAT...Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast. This approaches the flood of record. * WHERE...North Skunk River near Sigourney. * WHEN...Until late Sunday evening. * IMPACTS...At 26.0 feet, Water affects the south approach to the Highway 149 bridge. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:30 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 21.2 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 24.5 feet early tomorrow afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage early Sunday afternoon. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

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Keokuk, IA

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 10:07PM CDT until May 29 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The National Weather Service in Quad Cities IA IL has issued a Flood Watch 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 Monday afternoon to early Wednesday morning. * IMPACTS...At 15.0 feet, Water overflows the south river bank near the Perkins Road bridge at Augusta. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:45 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 8.7 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached Monday afternoon. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Henry; Des Moines; Lee

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 9:23PM CDT until May 27 at 3:00AM 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. Cedar River AT Palo Blairs Ferry Rd affecting Linn County. Cedar River at Cedar Rapids affecting Cedar County. Cedar River near Conesville affecting Muscatine and Louisa Counties. North Skunk River near Sigourney affecting Keokuk County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S affecting Clinton and Scott Counties. Iowa River at Marengo affecting Iowa and Benton Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Cedar River at Palo Blairs Ferry Rd. * WHEN...From Friday evening to early Monday morning. * IMPACTS...At 13.0 feet, Portions of Linn Drive in Palo are affected by flood waters. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 11.8 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage tomorrow evening to a crest of 13.2 feet Saturday evening. It will then fall below flood stage Sunday evening. - Flood stage is 12.5 feet.

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Area
Linn, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 9:23PM CDT until May 27 at 7:48PM 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. Cedar River AT Palo Blairs Ferry Rd affecting Linn County. Cedar River at Cedar Rapids affecting Cedar County. Cedar River near Conesville affecting Muscatine and Louisa Counties. North Skunk River near Sigourney affecting Keokuk County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S affecting Clinton and Scott Counties. Iowa River at Marengo affecting Iowa and Benton Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Cedar River at Cedar Rapids. * WHEN...From Friday evening to Monday evening. * IMPACTS...At 14.0 feet, Water affects many residences in Cedar Bluff. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 10.6 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage tomorrow evening to a crest of 13.8 feet Sunday morning. It will then fall below flood stage late Monday morning. - Flood stage is 12.0 feet.

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Cedar, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 9:23PM CDT until May 29 at 1:30PM 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. Cedar River AT Palo Blairs Ferry Rd affecting Linn County. Cedar River at Cedar Rapids affecting Cedar County. Cedar River near Conesville affecting Muscatine and Louisa Counties. North Skunk River near Sigourney affecting Keokuk County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S affecting Clinton and Scott Counties. Iowa River at Marengo affecting Iowa and Benton Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wapsipinicon River near Anamosa Shaw Rd. * WHEN...From Friday afternoon to early Wednesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 17.1 feet, Buffalo and Walnut Creeks begin backing up impacting local roads. 42nd Street west and east of Olin are closed. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 12.4 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage early tomorrow afternoon to a crest of 17.3 feet Sunday morning. It will then fall below flood stage early Wednesday morning. - Flood stage is 14.5 feet.

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Cedar, IA; Jones, IA; Linn, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 9:23PM CDT until May 31 at 12:00AM 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. Cedar River AT Palo Blairs Ferry Rd affecting Linn County. Cedar River at Cedar Rapids affecting Cedar County. Cedar River near Conesville affecting Muscatine and Louisa Counties. North Skunk River near Sigourney affecting Keokuk County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S affecting Clinton and Scott Counties. Iowa River at Marengo affecting Iowa and Benton Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Cedar River near Conesville. * WHEN...From Friday evening to Friday, May 31. * IMPACTS...At 15.0 feet, Water affects Saulsbury Road. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 11.7 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage late tomorrow evening to a crest of 14.9 feet Monday morning. - Flood stage is 13.0 feet.

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Area
Louisa, IA; Muscatine, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 9:23PM 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. Cedar River AT Palo Blairs Ferry Rd affecting Linn County. Cedar River at Cedar Rapids affecting Cedar County. Cedar River near Conesville affecting Muscatine and Louisa Counties. North Skunk River near Sigourney affecting Keokuk County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S affecting Clinton and Scott Counties. Iowa River at Marengo affecting Iowa and Benton Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Iowa River at Marengo. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 19.0 feet, Major Flood Stage. Homes west of Marengo are affected by floodwaters. Significant flooding of agricultural land. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 16.1 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 18.6 feet early Monday morning. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Benton, IA; Iowa, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 9:23PM 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. Cedar River AT Palo Blairs Ferry Rd affecting Linn County. Cedar River at Cedar Rapids affecting Cedar County. Cedar River near Conesville affecting Muscatine and Louisa Counties. North Skunk River near Sigourney affecting Keokuk County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S affecting Clinton and Scott Counties. Iowa River at Marengo affecting Iowa and Benton Counties. * WHAT...Major flooding is forecast. This approaches the flood of record. * WHERE...Wapsipinicon River near De Witt 4S. * WHEN...From Saturday morning until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 13.0 feet, Water affects many residences along the river. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:30 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 9.9 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage Saturday morning and continue rising to a crest of 13.2 feet early Wednesday morning. - Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

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Area
Clinton, IA; Scott, IA

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 9:16PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The National Weather Service in Quad Cities IA IL has issued a Flood Watch for the following rivers in Iowa...Illinois... Mississippi River at Keithsburg affecting Des Moines, Mercer, Henderson and Louisa Counties. ...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Illinois...Missouri... Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Des Moines and Henderson Counties. Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Des Moines, Hancock, Henderson and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gregory Landing affecting Clark and Hancock Counties. * WHAT...Flooding is possible. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18. * WHEN...From Monday morning until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 8.3 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached Monday morning. - Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

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Des Moines; Henderson

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 9:16PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The National Weather Service in Quad Cities IA IL has issued a Flood Watch for the following rivers in Iowa...Illinois... Mississippi River at Keithsburg affecting Des Moines, Mercer, Henderson and Louisa Counties. ...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Illinois...Missouri... Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Des Moines and Henderson Counties. Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Des Moines, Hancock, Henderson and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gregory Landing affecting Clark and Hancock Counties. * WHAT...Flooding is possible. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Burlington. * WHEN...From Monday afternoon until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 16.0 feet, Water affects low lying buildings and homes in Montrose and Niota. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 13.5 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached early Monday afternoon. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Des Moines; Lee; Henderson; Hancock

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 9:16PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The National Weather Service in Quad Cities IA IL has issued a Flood Watch for the following rivers in Iowa...Illinois... Mississippi River at Keithsburg affecting Des Moines, Mercer, Henderson and Louisa Counties. ...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Illinois...Missouri... Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Des Moines and Henderson Counties. Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Des Moines, Hancock, Henderson and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gregory Landing affecting Clark and Hancock Counties. * WHAT...Flooding is possible. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Keithsburg. * WHEN...From Monday afternoon until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 14.5 feet, Water affects low lying areas in Oquawka. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:30 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 11.9 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached Monday afternoon. - Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

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Area
Louisa; Des Moines; Mercer; Henderson

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 9:07PM CDT until May 24 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible. * WHERE...Portions of Iowa, including the following counties, Harrison, Monona, Pottawattamie and Shelby and Nebraska, including the following counties, Burt, Butler, Colfax, Cuming, Dodge, Douglas, Platte, Sarpy, Saunders and Washington. * WHEN...Through Friday morning. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas. Area creeks and streams are running high and could flood with more heavy rain. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - Recent heavy rainfall has led to saturated soils across the watch area. Additional rainfall overnight could lead to flash flooding in some locations.

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Monona; Harrison; Shelby; Pottawattamie; Cuming; Burt; Platte; Colfax; Dodge; Washington; Butler; Saunders; Douglas; Sarpy

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 8:59PM CDT until May 28 at 4:12AM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Bluff affecting Cedar, Muscatine and Johnson Counties. Iowa River at Wapello affecting Louisa County. Iowa River at Oakville affecting Louisa County. * WHAT...Flooding is possible. * WHERE...Cedar River at Cedar Bluff. * WHEN...From Saturday afternoon to early Tuesday morning. * IMPACTS...At 18.0 feet, Water begins to affect access to the Sutliff Recreation Bridge. The lowest sections of West Rochester Ave north of West Rochester Road are also affected by water, limiting access to residents in the Rainbow Valley Subdivision. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 12.5 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached Saturday afternoon. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

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Area
Johnson; Cedar; Muscatine

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 8:59PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Bluff affecting Cedar, Muscatine and Johnson Counties. Iowa River at Wapello affecting Louisa County. Iowa River at Oakville affecting Louisa County. * WHAT...Flooding is possible. * WHERE...Iowa River at Wapello. * WHEN...From Sunday morning until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 22.0 feet, Water affects residences near the U.S. Highway 61 bridge. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 18.8 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached Sunday morning. - Flood stage is 21.0 feet.

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Area
Louisa

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 8:59PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Bluff affecting Cedar, Muscatine and Johnson Counties. Iowa River at Wapello affecting Louisa County. Iowa River at Oakville affecting Louisa County. * WHAT...Flooding is possible. * WHERE...Iowa River at Oakville. * WHEN...From Sunday morning 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 8:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 8.7 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached late Sunday morning. - Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

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Area
Louisa

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued May 23 at 8:43PM CDT until May 24 at 4:00AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 297 IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT FRIDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN IOWA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 4 COUNTIES IN SOUTHWEST IOWA HARRISON POTTAWATTAMIE SHELBY IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA MONONA IN NEBRASKA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 24 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA BURT BUTLER DODGE DOUGLAS SARPY SAUNDERS WASHINGTON IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA ANTELOPE BOONE CEDAR COLFAX CUMING KNOX MADISON PIERCE PLATTE STANTON THURSTON WAYNE IN SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA CASS JEFFERSON LANCASTER SALINE SEWARD THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALBION, ASHLAND, BELLEVUE, BLAIR, BLOOMFIELD, COLERIDGE, COLUMBUS, COUNCIL BLUFFS, CREIGHTON, CRETE, CROFTON, DAVID CITY, DECATUR, DUNLAP, ELGIN, FAIRBURY, FREMONT, HARLAN, HARTINGTON, LA VISTA, LAUREL, LINCOLN, LOGAN, LYONS, MACY, MAPLETON, MILFORD, MISSOURI VALLEY, NELIGH, NIOBRARA, NORFOLK, OAKLAND, OMAHA, ONAWA, OSMOND, PAPILLION, PENDER, PIERCE, PLAINVIEW, PLATTSMOUTH, RANDOLPH, SCHUYLER, SEWARD, ST. EDWARD, STANTON, TEKAMAH, VERDIGRE, WAHOO, WALTHILL, WAUSA, WAYNE, WEST POINT, WILBER, WINNEBAGO, WISNER, WOODBINE, AND YUTAN.

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Harrison, IA; Monona, IA; Pottawattamie, IA; Shelby, IA; Antelope, NE; Boone, NE; Burt, NE; Butler, NE; Cass, NE; Cedar, NE; Colfax, NE; Cuming, NE; Dodge, NE; Douglas, NE; Jefferson, NE; Knox, NE; Lancaster, NE; Madison, NE; Pierce, NE; Platte, NE; Saline, NE; Sarpy, NE; Saunders, NE; Seward, NE; Stanton, NE; Thurston, NE; Washington, NE; Wayne, NE

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued May 23 at 8:43PM CDT until May 24 at 4:00AM CDT by NWS Sioux Falls SD

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 297 IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT FRIDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN IOWA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 8 COUNTIES IN NORTHWEST IOWA BUENA VISTA CHEROKEE CLAY O'BRIEN PLYMOUTH SIOUX IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA IDA WOODBURY IN NEBRASKA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA DAKOTA DIXON IN SOUTH DAKOTA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 4 COUNTIES IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA BON HOMME CLAY UNION YANKTON THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALCESTER, ALLEN, AVON, BATTLE CREEK, BERESFORD, CHEROKEE, ELK POINT, HARTLEY, HAWARDEN, HOLSTEIN, HULL, IDA GROVE, JEFFERSON, LE MARS, NORTH SIOUX CITY, ORANGE CITY, PONCA, ROCK VALLEY, SANBORN, SCOTLAND, SHELDON, SIOUX CENTER, SIOUX CITY, SOUTH SIOUX CITY, SPENCER, SPRINGFIELD, STORM LAKE, TABOR, TYNDALL, VERMILLION, WAKEFIELD, AND YANKTON.

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Buena Vista, IA; Cherokee, IA; Clay, IA; Ida, IA; O'Brien, IA; Plymouth, IA; Sioux, IA; Woodbury, IA; Dakota, NE; Dixon, NE; Bon Homme, SD; Clay, SD; Union, SD; Yankton, SD

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:27PM CDT until May 24 at 2:11AM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Raccoon River at Des Moines Fleur Dr affecting Polk County. .Heavy rainfall from earlier in the week has lead to minor flooding on the lower Raccoon River. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring. * WHERE...The Raccoon River at Des Moines Fleur Dr, or from Walnut Creek...to the Des Moines River. * WHEN...Until just after midnight tonight. * IMPACTS...At 11.3 feet, George Flagg Parkway is closed from Park Ave to SW 30th St. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:45 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 12.1 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 12.0 feet.

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Area
Polk, IA

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 8:26PM CDT until May 26 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... West Fork Des Moines River at Humboldt affecting Humboldt County. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week in addition to potential rainfall tonight may lead to minor flooding on the West Fork of the Des Moines River at Humboldt. * WHAT...Flooding is possible. * WHERE...The West Fork Des Moines River at Humboldt, or from Joe Reasoner Dam...to the East Fork Des Moines River. * WHEN...From late Friday night to Sunday evening. * IMPACTS...At 10.0 feet, Water impacts some homes along Country Club Dr. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 9.6 feet. - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached early Saturday morning. - Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

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Area
Humboldt

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:24PM CDT until May 24 at 9:15AM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marshalltown affecting Marshall County. Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Fort Dodge affecting Webster County. East Fork Des Moines River near Algona affecting Humboldt and Kossuth Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County. Black Hawk Creek at Hudson affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St affecting Polk County. Des Moines River near Stratford affecting Webster, Boone and Hamilton Counties. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week has produced mostly minor flooding on area rivers. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...The Black Hawk Creek at Hudson, or from the Black Hawk-Grundy County line...to the Cedar River in Waterloo. * WHEN...Until late tomorrow morning. * IMPACTS...At 15.0 feet, Water affects Iowa 58 as well as Fletcher Ave in Waterloo. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:45 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 14.9 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage late tonight and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

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Area
Black Hawk, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:24PM CDT until May 24 at 11:00AM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marshalltown affecting Marshall County. Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Fort Dodge affecting Webster County. East Fork Des Moines River near Algona affecting Humboldt and Kossuth Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County. Black Hawk Creek at Hudson affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St affecting Polk County. Des Moines River near Stratford affecting Webster, Boone and Hamilton Counties. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week has produced mostly minor flooding on area rivers. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...The Iowa River at Marshalltown, or from Minerva Creek near Albion...to Timber Creek near Le Grand. * WHEN...Until late tomorrow morning. * IMPACTS...At 19.5 feet, Water affects the southbound lanes of Iowa 14 as well as Iowa 330 south of Albion. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 19.4 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage late tonight and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 19.0 feet.

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Area
Marshall, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:24PM CDT until May 24 at 1:00PM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marshalltown affecting Marshall County. Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Fort Dodge affecting Webster County. East Fork Des Moines River near Algona affecting Humboldt and Kossuth Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County. Black Hawk Creek at Hudson affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St affecting Polk County. Des Moines River near Stratford affecting Webster, Boone and Hamilton Counties. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week has produced mostly minor flooding on area rivers. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...The Cedar River at Waterloo, or from the Waterloo-Cedar Falls city limits...to Spring Creek near La Porte City. * WHEN...Until early tomorrow afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 13.0 feet, Many storm sewers are closed along Black Hawk Creek and the Cedar River. The Fletcher Ave levee gates are closed. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 13.3 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage tomorrow morning and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 13.0 feet.

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Area
Black Hawk, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:24PM CDT until May 25 at 4:00PM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marshalltown affecting Marshall County. Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Fort Dodge affecting Webster County. East Fork Des Moines River near Algona affecting Humboldt and Kossuth Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County. Black Hawk Creek at Hudson affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St affecting Polk County. Des Moines River near Stratford affecting Webster, Boone and Hamilton Counties. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week has produced mostly minor flooding on area rivers. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...The Cedar River at Cedar Falls, or from the West Fork Cedar River...to the Cedar Falls-Waterloo city limits. * WHEN...Until Saturday afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 91.0 feet, Water affects Big Woods Rd south of Dunkerton Rd as well as the north parking lot of Island Park. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:45 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 91.0 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage late Saturday morning and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 89.0 feet.

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Area
Black Hawk, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:24PM CDT until May 26 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marshalltown affecting Marshall County. Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Fort Dodge affecting Webster County. East Fork Des Moines River near Algona affecting Humboldt and Kossuth Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County. Black Hawk Creek at Hudson affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St affecting Polk County. Des Moines River near Stratford affecting Webster, Boone and Hamilton Counties. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week has produced mostly minor flooding on area rivers. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...The East Fork Des Moines River near Algona, or from Buffalo Creek near Burt...to Lotts Creek near Livermore. * WHEN...Until early Sunday morning. * IMPACTS...At 17.0 feet, Water threatens US 169 south of Algona and affects some rural roads. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 16.4 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage early Saturday morning to a crest of 17.1 feet Saturday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Saturday evening. - Flood stage is 17.0 feet.

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Area
Humboldt, IA; Kossuth, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:24PM CDT until May 26 at 1:00PM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marshalltown affecting Marshall County. Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Fort Dodge affecting Webster County. East Fork Des Moines River near Algona affecting Humboldt and Kossuth Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County. Black Hawk Creek at Hudson affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St affecting Polk County. Des Moines River near Stratford affecting Webster, Boone and Hamilton Counties. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week has produced mostly minor flooding on area rivers. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...The Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St, or from below the Center Street dam...to Runnells. * WHEN...Until early Sunday afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 24.0 feet, The bike trail is closed east of Water St. Water affects portions of other bike trails. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 24.3 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Sunday morning and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 24.0 feet.

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Area
Polk, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:24PM CDT until May 26 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marshalltown affecting Marshall County. Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Fort Dodge affecting Webster County. East Fork Des Moines River near Algona affecting Humboldt and Kossuth Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County. Black Hawk Creek at Hudson affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St affecting Polk County. Des Moines River near Stratford affecting Webster, Boone and Hamilton Counties. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week has produced mostly minor flooding on area rivers. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...The Des Moines River near Stratford, or from the Boone River...to near the City of Boone. * WHEN...From Friday morning to Sunday evening. * IMPACTS...At 19.0 feet, Water affects 157th St on the west side of Fraser. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 17.8 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage late tomorrow morning to a crest of 19.6 feet early Saturday morning. It will then fall below flood stage early Sunday afternoon. - Flood stage is 19.0 feet.

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Boone, IA; Hamilton, IA; Webster, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:24PM CDT until May 28 at 4:00AM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marshalltown affecting Marshall County. Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Fort Dodge affecting Webster County. East Fork Des Moines River near Algona affecting Humboldt and Kossuth Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County. Black Hawk Creek at Hudson affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St affecting Polk County. Des Moines River near Stratford affecting Webster, Boone and Hamilton Counties. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week has produced mostly minor flooding on area rivers. * WHAT...Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. This approaches the flood of record. * WHERE...The Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49, or from Timber Creek near Le Grand...to Salt Creek near Belle Plaine. * WHEN...Until early Tuesday morning. * IMPACTS...At 13.7 feet, Water affects portions of Battleground Rd and Meskwaki Rd. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 13.6 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 13.7 feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage late Monday evening. - Flood stage is 12.5 feet.

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Area
Tama, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:24PM CDT until May 28 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Des Moines IA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Iowa River at Marshalltown affecting Marshall County. Iowa River near Tama Hwy E49 affecting Tama County. Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Fort Dodge affecting Webster County. East Fork Des Moines River near Algona affecting Humboldt and Kossuth Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County. Black Hawk Creek at Hudson affecting Black Hawk County. Des Moines River at Des Moines SE 6th St affecting Polk County. Des Moines River near Stratford affecting Webster, Boone and Hamilton Counties. .Heavy rain from earlier in the week has produced mostly minor flooding on area rivers. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...The Des Moines River at Fort Dodge, or from the municipal power dam...to Lehigh. * WHEN...Until Tuesday morning. * IMPACTS...At 11.0 feet, Water affects lowland areas near the river and threatens residences along the river in Fort Dodge. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 11.0 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 11.3 feet early Saturday morning. It will then fall below flood stage early Tuesday morning. - Flood stage is 10.5 feet.

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Area
Webster, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:06PM CDT until May 28 at 1:00PM CDT by NWS Sioux Falls SD

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Little Sioux River at Cherokee affecting Cherokee County. Ocheyedan River near Spencer affecting Clay County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... 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 Tuesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 18.0 feet, Cherokee city park begins to flood on the south bank of the river. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 17.6 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 7:00 PM CDT Thursday was 18.0 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 17.8 feet Saturday morning. It will then fall below flood stage early Monday afternoon. - Flood stage is 17.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Cherokee, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:06PM CDT until May 28 at 10:00PM CDT by NWS Sioux Falls SD

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Little Sioux River at Cherokee affecting Cherokee County. Ocheyedan River near Spencer affecting Clay County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... Little Sioux River at Spencer affecting Clay County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Ocheyedan River near Spencer. * WHEN...Until late Tuesday evening. * IMPACTS...At 9.5 feet, significant amounts of pasture and other farm land begin flooding. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:45 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 9.1 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 7:45 PM CDT Thursday was 9.1 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 9.2 feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage late Monday evening. - Flood stage is 8.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Clay, IA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:06PM CDT by NWS Sioux Falls SD

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa... Little Sioux River at Cherokee affecting Cherokee County. Ocheyedan River near Spencer affecting Clay County. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa... 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 further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 11.8 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 7:15 PM CDT Thursday was 11.8 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 12.0 feet early tomorrow afternoon. - Flood stage is 10.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Clay, IA
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