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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 10:24 PM CDT on July 28, 2015

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on July 29, 2015


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 459 remains in effect until 1200 am CDT
for the following locations


IA
. Iowa counties included are

Adair Adams Appanoose
Cass Clarke Davis
Decatur Des Moines Henry
Iowa Jasper Jefferson
Johnson Keokuk Lee
Louisa Lucas Madison
Mahaska Marion Monroe
Muscatine Poweshiek Ringgold
Taylor Union Van Buren
Wapello Warren Washington
Wayne




Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:27 PM CDT on July 28, 2015

Expires 2:30 AM EDT on July 29, 2015


... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 130 am CDT for
Warren... Marion and northeastern Madison counties...

At 919 PM CDT... emergency management and law enforcement have
reported significant flash flooding impacts across Madison and
Marion counties. Observers have reported 5.25 inches of rain near
Hartford with similar amounts likely in northwestern Marion County.

The Marion County emergency manager reported water into the main
floor of a residence in Pleasantville... and several feet of water
affecting portions of the veterans administration hospital in
Knoxville. Madison County dispatch reported widespread street
flooding in Winterset... as well as inundated secondary
reports... especially across the eastern sections of the County.

While the heaviest rain has ended over Madison County... and will
likely end in Warren and Marion County by 1000 PM... significant
flash flooding impacts will continue through at least midnight.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Des Moines... West Des Moines... Indianola... Pella... Norwalk...
Knoxville... Winterset... Carlisle... Monroe... Pleasantville... Knoxville
raceway... Avenue of the saints event Center... Lake Red Rock... Milo...
Hartford... St. Charles... Martensdale... Cumming... Harvey and
Patterson.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Turn around... dont drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 4125 9403 4136 9414 4151 9379 4151 9349
      4150 9344 4151 9341 4149 9342 4150 9340
      4149 9340 4149 9336 4150 9335 4148 9335
      4149 9333 4151 9333 4151 9288 4127 9288


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:53 PM CDT on July 28, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on July 29, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 am CDT Wednesday...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Iowa... south central Iowa... southeast Iowa
and southwest Iowa... including the following areas... in
central Iowa... Jasper... Polk and Poweshiek. In south central
Iowa... Appanoose... Clarke... Decatur... Lucas... Madison...
Mahaska... Marion... Monroe... Ringgold... Union... Warren and
Wayne. In southeast Iowa... Davis and Wapello. In southwest
Iowa... Taylor.

* Until 7 am CDT Wednesday

* thunderstorms with heavy rain continue to impact southern Iowa
with widespread reports of water over roads and standing water
across Madison... Warren and Marion counties. Several buildings
have been inundated by water in Marion County as well. Similar
conditions may also be occurring in western portions of Adams
and Taylor County where Doppler radar estimates show widespread
four to five inch amounts.

* Area soils are already saturated from previous heavy rainfall.
Additional heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding with
rapid rises in small streams and creeks.

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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