Butler County, Iowa
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Flash Flood Watch
IAZ006-007-016-017-025>028-250500-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FF.A.0015.160925T0300Z-160925T1500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WINNEBAGO-WORTH-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FOREST CITY...LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...
MANLY...GARNER...BRITT...KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...
EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...BELMOND...HAMPTON...PARKERSBURG...
CLARKSVILLE...SHELL ROCK...GREENE...APLINGTON...ALLISON...
DUMONT...WAVERLY
355 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL IOWA AND
NORTHEAST IOWA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTH
CENTRAL IOWA...BUTLER...CERRO GORDO...FRANKLIN...HANCOCK...
WINNEBAGO...WORTH AND WRIGHT. IN NORTHEAST IOWA...BREMER.

* FROM 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* HEAVY RAINFALL POTENTIAL ACROSS THE AREA COMBINED WITH ONGOING
CONDITIONS MAY LEAD RENEWED FLASH FLOODING. GENERAL RAINFALL
AMOUNTS OF ONE HALF TO ONE INCH ARE EXPECTED HOWEVER AREAS WITH
AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 2 INCHES MAY OCCUR. SMALL STREAMS AND AREAS
THAT ALREADY HAVE SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER MAY RESPOND
QUICKLY TO THESE RAINFALL AMOUNTS.

* AT THIS TIME, THE EXPECTED RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED
TO HAVE A SIGNIFICANT IMPACT ON MAIN STEM STREAMS THAT ARE
CURRENTLY RECEDING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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Flood Warning
IAC013-017-023-069-197-251615-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FA.W.0012.000000T0000Z-160925T1615Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BUTLER IA-WRIGHT IA-BLACK HAWK IA-FRANKLIN IA-BREMER IA-
1109 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
BUTLER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL IOWA...
WRIGHT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL IOWA...
NORTHERN BLACK HAWK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA...
FRANKLIN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL IOWA...
BREMER COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA...

* UNTIL 1115 AM CDT SUNDAY.

* AT 1105 AM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED NUMEROUS
ROAD CLOSURES ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. ADDITIONAL ROAD CLOSURES
ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON FROM ONGOING FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...WAVERLY...HAMPTON...CLARION...ALLISON...
EAGLE GROVE...BELMOND...SUMNER...PARKERSBURG...DENVER...ACKLEY...
CLARKSVILLE...TRIPOLI...SHELL ROCK...SHEFFIELD...GREENE...
APLINGTON...BIG WALL LAKE AND WATERLOO MUNICIPAL AIRPORT.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF A HALF INCH OR MORE ARE POSSIBLE IN
THE WARNED AREA TONIGHT AS ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST
FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS
LIKELY WITH STRONGER STORMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4290 9397 4290 9349 4291 9208 4255 9208
4256 9397

$$

Flood Warning
IAC013-017-023-252153-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-160928T0000Z/
/JANI4.2.ER.160923T0711Z.160924T0330Z.160927T0000Z.NO/
453 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...Flood Warning remains in effect until Monday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Cedar River at Janesville...or From Quarter Section Run...to
the West Fork Cedar River.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 3:45 PM Saturday the stage was 15.9 feet...or 2.9 feet above
Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 13.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...rise to 16.2 feet...or 3.2 feet above Flood Stage...
Sunday morning. Then begin falling and go below Flood Stage Monday
evening.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Areas of Janesville south of 8th Street are
threatened.

&&

LAT...LON 4269 9230 4261 9236 4260 9249 4262 9249
4269 9249 4269 9230

$$

Flood Warning
IAC013-017-023-252342-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-160928T0600Z/
/SHRI4.3.ER.160922T1717Z.160923T1908Z.160927T0600Z.NR/
642 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...Flood Warning remains in effect until early Tuesday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Shell Rock River at Shell Rock...or From Flood Creek near
Clarksville...to the Cedar River.
* Until early Tuesday morning.
* At 5:45 PM Saturday the stage was 17.6 feet...or 4.1 feet above
Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 13.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...continue falling and go below Flood Stage early Tuesday
morning.


&&

LAT...LON 4265 9249 4265 9255 4279 9272 4284 9269
4269 9249 4265 9249

$$

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