Ankeny, IA (50023)

9:59 PM CDT on July 28, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Pressure 29.94 in
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Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8500 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 100%
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UV 0 out of 12
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METAR KIKV 290235Z AUTO 35004G10KT 9SM -DZ BKN039 BKN065 BKN085 21/21 A2994 RMK AO2

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Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8500 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen 4.90 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KIKV 290235Z AUTO 35004G10KT 9SM -DZ BKN039 BKN065 BKN085 21/21 A2994 RMK AO2

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:39 PM CDT on July 28, 2015

... Flood Warning in effect until Wednesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the Walnut Creek at Des Moines 63rd St... or from 1 1/3 miles
upstream of north Walnut Creek... to the Raccoon river.
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 9:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to flood stage late this evening. Continue rising
to 15.2 feet... or 1.2 feet above flood stage... late this evening.
Go below flood stage Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... North Valley drive is closed.


Lat... Lon 4161 9370 4157 9366 4156 9369 4159 9373
      4161 9370




Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 7:25 PM CDT on July 28, 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... Marshall... Polk... Poweshiek and Tama.
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 rains have already produced rainfall
amounts over two inches across portions of Madison... Warren and
Marion counties resulting in full ditches and water flowing out
of fields. Additional storms are forming along a western Iowa
frontal boundary and could produce more heavy rains over much
of the watch area this evening.

* 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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Special Statement
Statement as of 7:48 PM CDT on July 28, 2015

... Heavy rains anticipated this evening...

A line of showers and thunderstorms extended from Corning through
Greenfield and Guthrie Center toward Adel... and were moving east
at 25 to 30 mph. These showers and storms will likely produce
rainfall over an inch per hour resulting in ponding water on
roads... rapid rises in small streams and creeks... and low
visibilities as they move through central and southern Iowa this
evening. Motorists along Interstate 80... including around the Des
Moines Metro area... should be prepared for these conditions.
Interstate 35 south of Des Moines may be affected as well.

A Flash Flood Watch also remains in effect for much of central
and southern Iowa from Des Moines south and east tonight.


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748 PM CDT Tue Jul 28 2015

... Heavy rains anticipated this evening...

A line of showers and thunderstorms extended from Corning through
Greenfield and Guthrie Center toward Adel... and were moving east
at 25 to 30 mph. These showers and storms will likely produce
rainfall over an inch per hour resulting in ponding water on
roads... rapid rises in small streams and creeks... and low
visibilities as they move through central and southern Iowa this
evening. Motorists along Interstate 80... including around the Des
Moines Metro area... should be prepared for these conditions.
Interstate 35 south of Des Moines may be affected as well.

A Flash Flood Watch also remains in effect for much of central
and southern Iowa from Des Moines south and east tonight.


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748 PM CDT Tue Jul 28 2015

... Heavy rains anticipated this evening...

A line of showers and thunderstorms extended from Corning through
Greenfield and Guthrie Center toward Adel... and were moving east
at 25 to 30 mph. These showers and storms will likely produce
rainfall over an inch per hour resulting in ponding water on
roads... rapid rises in small streams and creeks... and low
visibilities as they move through central and southern Iowa this
evening. Motorists along Interstate 80... including around the Des
Moines Metro area... should be prepared for these conditions.
Interstate 35 south of Des Moines may be affected as well.

A Flash Flood Watch also remains in effect for much of central
and southern Iowa from Des Moines south and east tonight.


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748 PM CDT Tue Jul 28 2015

... Heavy rains anticipated this evening...

A line of showers and thunderstorms extended from Corning through
Greenfield and Guthrie Center toward Adel... and were moving east
at 25 to 30 mph. These showers and storms will likely produce
rainfall over an inch per hour resulting in ponding water on
roads... rapid rises in small streams and creeks... and low
visibilities as they move through central and southern Iowa this
evening. Motorists along Interstate 80... including around the Des
Moines Metro area... should be prepared for these conditions.
Interstate 35 south of Des Moines may be affected as well.

A Flash Flood Watch also remains in effect for much of central
and southern Iowa from Des Moines south and east tonight.


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