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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:32 AM CDT Mar. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning remains in effect until further notice...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Moines River at Des Moines se 6th St, or from below the
center street dam... to Runnells.
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 am Monday the stage was 28.7 feet, or 4.7 feet above flood
stage.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast... fall to 28.3 feet Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at 28.7 feet, Simon Estes amphitheater is inundated up to
intersection of the arcing sidewalks.


Lat... Lon 4159 9356 4152 9333 4145 9333 4154 9356
      4159 9366 4159 9356




1132 am CDT Mon Mar 18 2019

... Flood Warning now in effect until Sunday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Raccoon river at Des Moines fleur Dr, or from Walnut Creek... to
the Des Moines River.
* Until Sunday evening.
* At 10:45 am Monday the stage was 18.9 feet, or 6.9 feet above flood
stage.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast... continue falling and go below flood stage Sunday
evening.
* Impact... at 18.5 feet, the maintenance buildings outside of the
levee protection at Des Moines Water Works Park flood.


Lat... Lon 4157 9361 4156 9368 4158 9367 4159 9362
      4157 9361




1132 am CDT Mon Mar 18 2019

... Flood Warning now in effect until late Tuesday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Raccoon river at Des Moines IA 28, or from Walnut Woods State
Park... to Walnut Creek.
* Until late Tuesday evening.
* At 11:15 am Monday the stage was 36.5 feet, or 0.5 feet above flood
stage.
* Flood stage is 36.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast... rise to 36.5 feet, or 0.5 feet above flood stage, this
afternoon. Then begin falling and go below flood stage late
Tuesday evening.
* Impact... at 36.0 feet, water affects Blue Heron Lake at Raccoon
River Park.


Lat... Lon 4156 9368 4153 9374 4155 9375 4157 9372
      4158 9367 4156 9368




1132 am CDT Mon Mar 18 2019

... Flood Warning now in effect until after midnight tonight...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Raccoon river at Van Meter, or from the north and south Raccoon
rivers... to Walnut Woods State Park.
* Until after midnight tonight.
* At 11:00 am Monday the stage was 17.6 feet, or 0.6 feet above flood
stage.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast... continue falling and go below flood stage after midnight
tonight.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet, secondary bridges are threatened along US 6
east of Adel.


Lat... Lon 4153 9397 4155 9396 4155 9375 4153 9374
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