695  
WGUS43 KDMX 290932  
FLWDMX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA  
432 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
 
...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.  
 

 
 
IAC013-300931-  
/O.NEW.KDMX.FL.W.0004.200529T2100Z-200531T2100Z/  
/CEDI4.1.ER.200529T2100Z.200530T0600Z.200530T2100Z.NO/  
432 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
   
..FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
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 LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 3:45 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 87.8 FEET, OR 1.2 FEET BELOW FLOOD  
STAGE.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 89.0 FEET.  
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE LATE THIS AFTERNOON. CONTINUE RISING  
TO 89.3 FEET, OR 0.3 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE, AFTER MIDNIGHT  
TONIGHT. THEN BEGIN FALLING AND GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE SATURDAY  
AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 89.0 FEET, WATER IS AT THE EDGE OF 1712 COTTAGE ROW  
ROAD. THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF TOURIST PARK FLOODS.  
 

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

 
 
BSS  
 
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