Flash Flood Warning issued for Kossuth, Humboldt counties

Up to three inches or more of rain have already fallen.

Posted: Jun 20, 2018 4:44 PM

Flash Flood Warning
Areas Affected: Humboldt; Kossuth

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Southeastern Kossuth County in north central Iowa... Eastern Humboldt County in north central Iowa...

* Until 1030 PM CDT Wednesday.

* At 425 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches or more of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Dakota City, Livermore, Lu Verne, Renwick, Thor, Hardy and Irvington.

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

Flash Flood Warning
Areas Affected: Humboldt; Kossuth; Palo Alto; Pocahontas

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Northeastern Pocahontas County in northwestern Iowa... Southwestern Kossuth County in north central Iowa... Northwestern Humboldt County in north central Iowa... Southeastern Palo Alto County in northwestern Iowa...

* Until 1015 PM CDT Wednesday.

* At 411 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three or more inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... West Bend, Whittemore, Cylinder, Ottosen and Rodman. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches or more are possible in the warned area.

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

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