POLK County, Iowa
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Dense Fog Advisory
IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-034>039-045>050-057>062-070>074-
081>084-093>095-021400-
/O.CON.KDMX.FG.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-141002T1400Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-
HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-CARROLL-GREENE-BOONE-STORY-
MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-POWESHIEK-CASS-
ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-LUCAS-RINGGOLD-
DECATUR-WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...EMMETSBURG...GARNER...BRITT...
KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...HUMBOLDT...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...
BELMOND...HAMPTON...PARKERSBURG...CLARKSVILLE...SHELL ROCK...
GREENE...APLINGTON...ALLISON...DUMONT...WAVERLY...ROCKWELL CITY...
MANSON...LAKE CITY...POMEROY...FORT DODGE...WEBSTER CITY...
IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...ACKLEY...GRUNDY CENTER...REINBECK...
CONRAD...DIKE...WELLSBURG...WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...CARROLL...
JEFFERSON...BOONE...AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...TOLEDO...TRAER...
DYSART...GLADBROOK...AUDUBON...EXIRA...GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...
BAYARD...CASEY...PERRY...WAUKEE...ADEL...DES MOINES...NEWTON...
GRINNELL...ATLANTIC...GREENFIELD...STUART...ADAIR...FONTANELLE...
WINTERSET...EARLHAM...INDIANOLA...NORWALK...CARLISLE...PELLA...
KNOXVILLE...CORNING...CRESTON...OSCEOLA...CHARITON...MOUNT AYR...
LAMONI...LEON...CORYDON...SEYMOUR...ALLERTON...HUMESTON
552 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...VISIBILITY WILL FALL BELOW A QUARTER OF A MILE IN
MANY AREAS...AND TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO LOW AND
CHANGING VISIBILITIES. PLEASE DRIVE SLOWLY AND ALLOW EXTRA
TIME FOR TRAVEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

&&

$$

Flood Warning
IAC153-030932-
/O.EXT.KDMX.FL.W.0051.141002T0931Z-141005T0800Z/
/DEMI4.1.ER.141002T0910Z.141003T0600Z.141004T0800Z.NO/
432 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE RACCOON RIVER AT DES MOINES FLEUR DR...OR FROM WALNUT CREEK...
TO THE DES MOINES RIVER.
* UNTIL EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.
* AT 3:45 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.9 FEET...OR 0.1 FEET BELOW
FLOOD STAGE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE EARLY THIS MORNING. CONTINUE RISING
TO 12.9 FEET...OR 0.9 FEET ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...BY MID MORNING. GO
BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...GEORGE FLAGG PARKWAY IS CLOSED FROM PARK
AVENUE TO SOUTHWEST 30TH STREET.

&&

LAT...LON 4157 9361 4156 9368 4158 9367 4159 9362
4157 9361

$$

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