Weather Alerts for Floyd County IA

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
FLOYD COUNTY IA

Areas Affected:
Cerro Gordo, IA - Floyd, IA - Worth, IA
Effective: Sun, 6/23 8:40pm Updated: Sun, 6/23 11:30pm Urgency: Immediate
Expires: Mon, 6/24 8:45am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa...

Cedar River at Cedar Falls affecting Black Hawk County.

Shell Rock River at Shell Rock affecting Bremer, Butler and Black
Hawk Counties.

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa...

Cedar River at Waterloo affecting Black Hawk County.

Cedar River at Janesville affecting Bremer, Butler and Black Hawk
Counties.

Winnebago River at Mason City affecting Cerro Gordo, Floyd and
Worth Counties.

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...The Winnebago River at Mason City, or from Beaver Creek
near Fertile to the Shell Rock River near Rockford.

* WHEN...Until early tomorrow afternoon.

* IMPACTS...At 10.0 feet, Widespread flooding occurs at city parks.
Water reaches the underside of the 12th St NE bridge at the piers.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 7:30 PM CDT Sunday the stage was 10.1 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
just after midnight tonight and continue falling and remain
below flood stage.
- Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

Information:
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

For the latest river and stream observations and forecasts refer to
weather.gov/desmoines/water.

River forecasts include observed precipitation plus forecast
precipitation over the next 24 hours.

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
FLOYD COUNTY IA

Areas Affected:
Floyd, IA
Effective: Sun, 6/23 9:03pm Updated: Sun, 6/23 11:30pm Urgency: Immediate
Expires: Mon, 6/24 12:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Iowa...

Cedar River at Charles City affecting Floyd County.

* WHAT...Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Cedar River at Charles City.

* WHEN...Until Wednesday morning.

* IMPACTS...At 21.5 feet, Clark Street at Brantingham Street begins
to flood. The Chautauqua Avenue lift station wet well requires
sandbagging. Fire Department, City Shed, and Park Department are
all evacuated.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 8:30 PM CDT Sunday the stage was 20.2 feet.
- Bankfull stage is 9.0 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 8:30 PM CDT Sunday was 20.2 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 21.9
feet tomorrow morning. It will then fall below flood stage
Tuesday evening.
- Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
- Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
21.6 feet on 03/02/1965.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

Information:
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

Additional river and weather information is available at
www.weather.gov/lacrosse.

The next statement will be issued Monday afternoon at noon CDT.

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