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Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:03 PM CDT on August 24, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Turkey River at Garber.
* From late tonight to Saturday evening... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 2:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday morning and continue
to rise to near 26.0 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact... at 26.0 feet... the earthen levee at Elkport is
threatened, just upstream of Garber.


Lat... Lon 4280 9136 4284 9134 4269 9096 4272 9131




303 PM CDT Wed Aug 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Turkey River at Elkader.
* Until Saturday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 11.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage this afternoon and continue to
rise to near 25.0 feet by Thursday.


Lat... Lon 4298 9161 4293 9161 4280 9136 4284 9134 4294 9146




Record Report

Statement as of 4:15 PM CDT on August 24, 2016


... Record rainfall for Decorah Iowa...

The coop observer at Decorah reported a 24 rainfall of 8.06 inches
as of 4 PM today. This breaks the old record for the date which
was 2.93 inches set in 1975.

This also established a record for the greatest 1 day rainfall... the
old record was 6.60 inches set on June 8 2008.

Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory
Iowa - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report
Mississippi - Special Statement
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory
Ohio - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
South Carolina - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Utah - Public Information Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report

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