723  
WGUS43 KDMX 211537  
FLWDMX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA  
1037 AM CDT FRI SEP 21 2018  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR ALL OR PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...DES  
MOINES RIVER...  
 
AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN IOWA...BOONE...HAMILTON...  
WEBSTER  
 
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.  
 

 
 
IAC015-079-187-221537-  
/O.NEW.KDMX.FL.W.0074.180922T1434Z-180926T0600Z/  
/STRI4.1.ER.180922T1434Z.180923T0600Z.180925T0600Z.NO/  
1037 AM CDT FRI SEP 21 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY TUESDAY MORNING
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A  
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE DES MOINES RIVER NEAR STRATFORD, OR FROM THE BOONE RIVER...TO  
NEAR THE CITY OF BOONE.  
* UNTIL EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* AT 9:30 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.9 FEET, OR 4.1 FEET BELOW FLOOD  
STAGE.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.  
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE SATURDAY MORNING. CONTINUE RISING TO  
22.0 FEET, OR 1.0 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE, EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.  
THEN BEGIN FALLING AND GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 19.0 FEET, WATER AFFECTS 157TH STREET ON THE WEST SIDE  
OF FRASER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4200 9397 4230 9404 4232 9393 4221 9393  
4198 9387 4200 9397  
 

 
 
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