Polk Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 4:01 AM CDT on August 29, 2015

... Flood Warning remains in effect until midday Sunday...

The Flood Warning continues for
the south Skunk River near Ames US 30... or from squaw creek... to
the Polk-Jasper County line.
* Until midday Sunday.
* At 3:00 am Saturday the stage was 20.1 feet... or 1.4 feet below
flood stage.
* Flood stage is 21.5 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage this morning. Continue rising to
23.4 feet... or 1.9 feet above flood stage... this evening. Go below
flood stage midday Sunday.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet... the Shady Grove trailer park... located at
1006 South Dayton Avenue... floods. The Railroad just northeast of
Cambridge floods as well.


Lat... Lon 4201 9362 4201 9357 4174 9335 4168 9335
      4180 9352 4201 9362




Record Report
Statement as of 1:28 am CDT on August 29, 2015

... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Waterloo...

A record rainfall of 4.10 inches fell at Waterloo Friday. This
breaks the old record of 2.30 inches set in 1936. This is also
eighth highest daily rainfall on record.