164  
WGUS43 KDMX 220157  
FLWDMX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA  
857 PM CDT THU JUN 21 2018  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...CEDAR  
RIVER...  
 
AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...BLACK HAWK  
 
RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE OBSERVED PRECIPITATION, AS WELL AS EXPECTED  
PRECIPITATION OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED AREA, TURN AROUND AND FIND AN ALTERNATE  
ROUTE. TURN AROUND, DO NOT DROWN.  
 
MORE INFORMATION--INCLUDING IMPACT STATEMENTS AND CREST  
HISTORIES--IS AVAILABLE ON THE WEB AT... WWW.WEATHER.GOV/DESMOINES.  
CLICK ON THE RIVERS AND LAKES LINK.  
 

 
 
IAC013-230157-  
/O.NEW.KDMX.FL.W.0040.180623T0142Z-180627T0500Z/  
/CEDI4.2.ER.180623T0142Z.180624T1200Z.180626T0500Z.NO/  
857 PM CDT THU JUN 21 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY TUESDAY MORNING
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A  
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CEDAR RIVER AT CEDAR FALLS, OR FROM THE WEST FORK CEDAR  
RIVER...TO THE CEDAR FALLS-WATERLOO CITY LIMITS.  
* UNTIL EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* AT 7:45 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 85.5 FEET, OR 2.5 FEET BELOW  
FLOOD STAGE.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 88.0 FEET.  
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY EVENING. CONTINUE RISING TO  
90.2 FEET, OR 2.2 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE, SUNDAY MORNING. THEN  
BEGIN FALLING AND GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 90.0 FEET, WATER COVERS THE NORTH HALF OF TOURIST PARK.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4256 9238 4251 9245 4258 9255 4262 9255  
4262 9241 4256 9238  
 

 
 
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