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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 4:28 AM CDT on August 28, 2014

Expires 11:30 AM EDT on August 28, 2014

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Ringgold County in south central Iowa...
Taylor County in southwest Iowa...
southern Union County in south central Iowa...
southeastern Adams County in southwest Iowa...

* until 1030 am CDT Thursday

* at 427 am CDT... Doppler radar indicated a thunderstorm producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have
already fallen with locally higher amounts possible. Flash
flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Mount Ayr... Bedford... Lenox... Sun Valley Lake... Clearfield...
Diagonal... Kellerton... Blockton... Gravity... Tingley... Arispe...
Sharpsburg... Redding... Shannon City... Kent... Ellston... Benton...
Conway... Maloy and Delphos.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Lat... Lon 4057 9480 4092 9478 4100 9401 4057 9402


Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:34 AM CDT on August 28, 2014

Expires 1:00 PM EDT on August 28, 2014

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until noon CDT today...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Iowa... south central Iowa... southwest Iowa
and west central Iowa... including the following areas... in
central Iowa... Dallas. In south central Iowa... Clarke...
Decatur... Madison... Ringgold and Union. In southwest Iowa...
Adair... Adams... Cass and Taylor. In west central Iowa...
Audubon... Calhoun... Carroll... Crawford... Greene... Guthrie and

* Until noon CDT today

* widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches with locally
higher amounts up to 3 inches are possible overnight through
midday Thursday. These thunderstorms will be efficient rain
producers... meaning the environment is suited for rainfall
rates in excess of 1 to 2 inches per hour at times.

* With the anticipated rainfall rates on top of an already very
saturated ground... a flash flood could occur in a very short
time frame and is especially dangerous at night.

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.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Air Quality Alert
Arizona - Record Report
California - High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Hazard Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Air Quality Alert
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Record Report
Indiana - Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Kansas - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Maine - High Surf Advisory
Maryland - Beach Hazard Statement
Massachusetts - High Surf Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Nebraska - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
New Jersey - Coastal Hazard Statement
New York - High Surf Advisory
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Rhode Island - High Surf Advisory
Texas - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Beach Hazard Statement
Washington - Record Report
Wyoming - Record Report

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