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Warnings

flood
Allamakee County, IA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT MCGREGOR.
* FROM FRIDAY MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 7:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO
RISE TO NEAR 16.5 FEET SATURDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.5 FEET...WATER MAY BEGIN TO GO OVER THE ROAD COVERING
PART OF HIGHWAY C NEAR HIGHWAY 18.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9109 4300 9111 4298 9119 4316 9121 4324 9115

$$

Clayton County, IA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT MCGREGOR.
* FROM FRIDAY MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 7:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO
RISE TO NEAR 16.5 FEET SATURDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.5 FEET...WATER MAY BEGIN TO GO OVER THE ROAD COVERING
PART OF HIGHWAY C NEAR HIGHWAY 18.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9109 4300 9111 4298 9119 4316 9121 4324 9115

$$

Crawford County, WI

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT GAYS MILLS.
* FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO FRIDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE
WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE TO NEAR 13 FEET THURSDAY
MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO COVER ROADS NEAR THE
RIVER...INCLUDING SAND HILL ROAD NEAR BELL CENTER. MINOR FLOODING
OCCURS IN AREAS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER...INCLUDING ROBB PARK IN GAYS
MILLS.

&&

LAT...LON 4337 9085 4328 9086 4327 9082 4336 9081

$$

Grant County, WI

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT MCGREGOR.
* FROM FRIDAY MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 7:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO
RISE TO NEAR 16.5 FEET SATURDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.5 FEET...WATER MAY BEGIN TO GO OVER THE ROAD COVERING
PART OF HIGHWAY C NEAR HIGHWAY 18.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9109 4300 9111 4298 9119 4316 9121 4324 9115

$$

Watches

fire weather
Grundy County, IA

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL PLUMMET
AFTER SUNRISE...BOTTOMING OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40
MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

* FUEL...MOST FUELS REMAIN DRY AND CURED DESPITE RECENT RAIN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DRY FUELS...AND VERY STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

Hardin County, IA

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL PLUMMET
AFTER SUNRISE...BOTTOMING OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40
MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

* FUEL...MOST FUELS REMAIN DRY AND CURED DESPITE RECENT RAIN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DRY FUELS...AND VERY STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

Jasper County, IA

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL PLUMMET
AFTER SUNRISE...BOTTOMING OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40
MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

* FUEL...MOST FUELS REMAIN DRY AND CURED DESPITE RECENT RAIN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DRY FUELS...AND VERY STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

Mahaska County, IA

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL PLUMMET
AFTER SUNRISE...BOTTOMING OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40
MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

* FUEL...MOST FUELS REMAIN DRY AND CURED DESPITE RECENT RAIN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DRY FUELS...AND VERY STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

Marshall County, IA

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL PLUMMET
AFTER SUNRISE...BOTTOMING OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40
MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

* FUEL...MOST FUELS REMAIN DRY AND CURED DESPITE RECENT RAIN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DRY FUELS...AND VERY STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

Poweshiek County, IA

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL PLUMMET
AFTER SUNRISE...BOTTOMING OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40
MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

* FUEL...MOST FUELS REMAIN DRY AND CURED DESPITE RECENT RAIN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DRY FUELS...AND VERY STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

Tama County, IA

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL PLUMMET
AFTER SUNRISE...BOTTOMING OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40
MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

* FUEL...MOST FUELS REMAIN DRY AND CURED DESPITE RECENT RAIN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DRY FUELS...AND VERY STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

Wapello County, IA

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO
MID AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL PLUMMET
AFTER SUNRISE...BOTTOMING OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40
MPH AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

* FUEL...MOST FUELS REMAIN DRY AND CURED DESPITE RECENT RAIN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DRY FUELS...AND VERY STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

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