Weather Alerts for Lee, IA

Issued by the National Weather Service

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LEE, IA

Areas Affected:
Des Moines - Lee
Effective: Sun 10:12 am Updated: Sun 10:55 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun 10:11 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
.A COMBINATION OF HEAVY RAIN AND SOME SNOW MELT LAST WEEKEND IS
PUSHING PARTS OF THE MISSISSIPPI ABOVE FLOOD STAGE.
RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE PAST PRECIPITATION AND FORECAST RAINFALL FOR
THE NEXT 24 HOURS.
...FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN QUAD CITIES HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT BURLINGTON.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 9:00 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.6 FEET...AND RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE MONDAY EVENING...AND CONTINUE
RISING TO 15.5 FEET FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 15 FEET...AGRICULTURAL FLOODING OCCURS.
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Information:
IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND FIND AN
ALTERNATE ROUTE. TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.
ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES .