National Weather Service Des Moines IA
The Flood Warning continues for
The Des Moines River at Fort Dodge, or From the municipal power
dam to Lehigh.
Until further notice.
At 5:00 AM Thursday the stage was 11.1 feet, or 0.6 feet above
Flood Stage is 10.5 feet.
Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
Forecast, rise to 14.2 feet, or 3.7 feet above Flood Stage, Sunday
afternoon. Then begin falling.
Impact:At 14.0 feet, Water affects some access roads along the
river in Fort Dodge as well as in Lehigh.
The Flood Warning has been extended for all or portions of the following rivers in Iowa...Des Moines River...West Fork Des Moines River
Affecting the following counties in Iowa: Boone,Hamilton,Palo
The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa:.Des Moines River, West Fork Des Moines River
Affecting the following counties in Iowa: Emmet, Humboldt,
River forecasts include observed precipitation, as well as expected
precipitation over the next 24 hours.
If you encounter a flooded area, turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around, do not drown.