Ames, IA (50010)

3:11 PM CDT on August 28, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Ames, IA
Elevation: 968 ft
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Elev 968 ft 42.04 °N, 93.61 °W | Updated 7 seconds ago

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Feels Like 65.7 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 0.7 mph

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6:35 AM 7:55 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 99% visible
Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1200 ft
Overcast 3500 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall 1.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 1.10 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KAMW 282006Z AUTO 11004KT 9SM BKN012 OVC035 19/19 A2987 RMK AO2 T01940194
Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1200 ft
Overcast 3500 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall 1.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 1.10 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KAMW 282006Z AUTO 11004KT 9SM BKN012 OVC035 19/19 A2987 RMK AO2 T01940194

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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning
Statement as of 3:01 PM CDT on August 28, 2015

... Flood Warning in effect until early Sunday morning...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the south Skunk River near Ames US 30... or from squaw creek... to
the Polk-Jasper County line.
* Until early Sunday morning.
* At 1:00 PM Friday the stage was 14.1 feet... or 7.4 feet below
flood stage.
* Flood stage is 21.5 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage Saturday morning. Continue rising to
22.8 feet... or 1.3 feet above flood stage... Saturday afternoon. Go
below flood stage early Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 21.0 feet... water affects south 16th street. Water
also affects the sports complex along the river south of US 30.


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


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301 PM CDT Fri Aug 28 2015

... Flood Warning in effect until late Saturday evening...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the south Skunk River near Ames W Riverside Rd... or from Keigley
branch near 170th street... to squaw creek.
* Until late Saturday evening.
* At 2:00 PM Friday the stage was 5.5 feet... or 7.0 feet below flood
stage.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage late Saturday afternoon. Continue
rising to 13.1 feet... or 0.6 feet above flood stage... Saturday
evening. Go below flood stage late Saturday evening.
* Impact... at 10.6 feet... water is out of its banks at River Valley
Park.


Lat... Lon 4210 9362 4210 9356 4201 9357 4201 9362
      4207 9365 4210 9362




218 PM CDT Fri Aug 28 2015

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 630 PM CDT for
southeastern Webster... northern story... southwestern Hardin...
Hamilton... northeastern Greene and northern Boone counties...

At 212 PM CDT... local law enforcement reported heavy rain due to a
thunderstorm over 4 to 6 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding
will continue. At 147 PM... Hamilton County sheriff reported Highway
75 from Stratford to Stanhope is closed due to flooding. At 120
PM... Boone County emergency manager reported several County roads
have water over them in the northeast section of Boone County. At
203 PM... skillet creek on the west side of Dayton is flooding onto
Highway 75 and Two Bridges near town.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 4213 9323 4204 9438 4246 9420 4247 9321


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