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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:49 AM CDT on July 29, 2015

Expires 6:40 PM EDT on July 31, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Raccoon river at Des Moines fleur Dr... or from Walnut Creek...
to the Des Moines River.
* Until Thursday evening.
* At 6:45 am Wednesday the stage was 11.3 feet... or 0.7 feet below
flood stage.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage this morning. Continue rising to
14.3 feet... or 2.3 feet above flood stage... after midnight
tonight. Go below flood stage Thursday evening.
* 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





Record Report

Statement as of 2:05 AM CDT on July 29, 2015


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Des Moines IA...

A record rainfall of 2.44 inch(es) was set at Des Moines IA
yesterday... July 28. This breaks the old daily record of 2.00 set in
1892. Yesterday was also the third consecutive day on which an inch
or more of rain has fallen at Des Moines... only the sixth such
streak on record going back to 1878.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:01 PM CDT on July 29, 2015


... NOAA Weather Radio wxl-94 at Waterloo is off the air...

The NOAA Weather Radio transmitter wxl-94 at Waterloo Iowa is off the
air due to a communications or hardware failure. Technicians have
been notified but there is no estimated restore time.

The Waterloo NOAA Weather Radio broadcasts on channel 7... or a
frequency of 162.550 mhz... and services the following counties in
Iowa... Black Hawk... Bremer... Buchanan... Butler... Chickasaw...
Fayette... Floyd... and Grundy.

Neighboring transmitters that service some of these counties include
kxi-68 at Saint Ansgar broadcasting on channel 3 or 162.450 mhz... kxi-
60 at Decorah broadcasting on channel 6 or 162.525 mhz... wwg-86 at
Prairie Du Chien broadcasting on channel 5 or 162.500 mhz... kxi-98 at
Marshalltown broadcasting on channel 5 or 162.500 mhz... and wng-
666 at Iowa Falls broadcasting on channel 6 or 162.525 mhz.

We apologize for this interruption and will have service restored as
soon as possible.


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