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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:45 PM CDT Sep. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through Thursday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north central Iowa and northwest Iowa, including
the following areas, in north central Iowa, Cerro Gordo,
Hancock, Kossuth, Winnebago, and Worth. In northwest Iowa,
Emmet and Palo Alto.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Thursday afternoon

* heavy rainfall of 1 to 3 inches, with locally higher amounts
is possible.

* These forecast rainfall amounts may lead to flash flooding.
Impacted rivers and streams may exceed their banks as well,
flooding nearby areas. Flash flooding may occur during the
overnight period, which is when most flash-flood related deaths
have occurred.

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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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:45 PM CDT Sep. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through Thursday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north central Iowa and northwest Iowa, including
the following areas, in north central Iowa, Cerro Gordo,
Hancock, Kossuth, Winnebago, and Worth. In northwest Iowa,
Emmet and Palo Alto.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Thursday afternoon

* heavy rainfall of 1 to 3 inches, with locally higher amounts
is possible.

* These forecast rainfall amounts may lead to flash flooding.
Impacted rivers and streams may exceed their banks as well,
flooding nearby areas. Flash flooding may occur during the
overnight period, which is when most flash-flood related deaths
have occurred.

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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