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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 8:03 PM CDT on July 28, 2015

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on July 29, 2015


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 459 remains in effect until 1200 am CDT
for the following locations


IA
. Iowa counties included are

Adair Adams Appanoose
Cass Clarke Davis
Decatur Des Moines Fremont
Henry Iowa Jasper
Jefferson Johnson Keokuk
Lee Louisa Lucas
Madison Mahaska Marion
Monroe Montgomery Muscatine
Page Poweshiek Ringgold
Taylor Union Van Buren
Wapello Warren Washington
Wayne




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 7:25 PM CDT on July 28, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on July 29, 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

Expires 11:00 PM EDT 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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Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Heat Advisory
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory
California - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Air Quality Alert
Maryland - Areal Flood Advisory
Massachusetts - Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Record Report
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Nevada - Record Report
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
New York - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
North Carolina - Flood Watch / Flood Statement
North Dakota - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - High Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Warning , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert, Special Statement
Utah - Record Report
Virginia - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory
Washington - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Wisconsin - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Record Report , Public Information Statement