Des Moines, IA

10:19 AM CDT on August 30, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Des Moines, IA
Elevation: 892 ft
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Special Statement

Elev 892 ft 41.61 °N, 93.66 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

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Feels Like 66.1 °F
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6:38 AM 7:51 PM
Full, 99% visible
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 200 ft
Mostly Cloudy 700 ft
Overcast 1900 ft
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 39%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 10.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KDSM 301510Z 15003KT 3SM BR SCT002 BKN007 OVC019 18/17 A3007 RMK AO2 VIS W 2 NW 2 T01830172 $
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 200 ft
Mostly Cloudy 700 ft
Overcast 1900 ft
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 39%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 10.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KDSM 301510Z 15003KT 3SM BR SCT002 BKN007 OVC019 18/17 A3007 RMK AO2 VIS W 2 NW 2 T01830172 $

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 8:47 AM CDT on August 30, 2015

... Flood Warning now in effect until midday Tuesday...

The Flood Warning continues for
the south Skunk River at Colfax... or from the Jasper-Polk County
line... to the Jasper-Marion County line.
* Until midday Tuesday.
* At 7:45 am Sunday the stage was 15.7 feet... or 2.3 feet below
flood stage.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage midday Monday. Continue rising to
18.6 feet... or 0.6 feet above flood stage... early Tuesday morning.
Go below flood stage midday Tuesday.



Lat... Lon 4142 9287 4168 9335 4174 9335 4170 9309
      4151 9287 4142 9287





847 am CDT sun Aug 30 2015

... Flood Warning now in effect until Monday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
the south Skunk River near Ames US 30... or from squaw creek... to
the Polk-Jasper County line.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 7:00 am Sunday the stage was 23.9 feet... or 2.4 feet above
flood stage.
* Flood stage is 21.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast... go below flood stage Monday morning.
* 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




Special Statement
Statement as of 9:14 AM CDT on August 30, 2015

... Locally dense fog across the area this morning...

Fog... locally dense at times will begin to lift over by late
morning. Visibility may vary widely from one half to under a
quarter of a mile at times for the next hour or two.

Persons traveling this morning should exercise caution... use low
beam headlights and allowing extra distance between you and the
vehicle ahead of you. Also... be especially cautious when
approaching intersections and Railroad crossings as oncoming
vehicles and trains may be hidden by the dense fog.


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914 am CDT sun Aug 30 2015

... Locally dense fog across the area this morning...

Fog... locally dense at times will begin to lift over by late
morning. Visibility may vary widely from one half to under a
quarter of a mile at times for the next hour or two.

Persons traveling this morning should exercise caution... use low
beam headlights and allowing extra distance between you and the
vehicle ahead of you. Also... be especially cautious when
approaching intersections and Railroad crossings as oncoming
vehicles and trains may be hidden by the dense fog.


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914 am CDT sun Aug 30 2015

... Locally dense fog across the area this morning...

Fog... locally dense at times will begin to lift over by late
morning. Visibility may vary widely from one half to under a
quarter of a mile at times for the next hour or two.

Persons traveling this morning should exercise caution... use low
beam headlights and allowing extra distance between you and the
vehicle ahead of you. Also... be especially cautious when
approaching intersections and Railroad crossings as oncoming
vehicles and trains may be hidden by the dense fog.


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