735  
WGUS83 KDMX 201044  
FLSDMX  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA  
544 AM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE  
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...WEST FORK DES MOINES RIVER...  
 
AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...EMMET  
 
RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE OBSERVED PRECIPITATION, AS WELL AS EXPECTED  
PRECIPITATION OVER THE NEXT 48 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.  
 

 
 
IAC063-201114-  
/O.CAN.KDMX.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-171021T0330Z/  
/ESVI4.1.ER.171007T0607Z.171012T0645Z.171020T0325Z.NO/  
544 AM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017  
   
..FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED
 
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE WEST FORK DES MOINES RIVER AT ESTHERVILLE, OR FROM THE  
IOWA-MINNESOTA BORDER...TO NEAR WALLINGFORD.  
* AT 5:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.8 FEET, OR 0.2 FEET BELOW FLOOD  
STAGE.  
* FORECAST...FALL TO 7.5 FEET SATURDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET, MIKE MICKELSON PARK SOUTH OF IOWA 9 FLOODS.  
NORTH RIVERSIDE PARK NORTH OF IOWA 9 FLOODS. BACKWATER FROM THE  
RIVER CAUSES SCHOOL CREEK TO AFFECT THE LOW AREAS OF VALLEY DRIVE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4326 9483 4350 9491 4350 9485 4326 9471  
4326 9483  
 

 
 
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