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NWS: Flood Warning for Floyd, Chickasaw, Mitchell, Fayette, Howard, Winneshiek Counties Through 4 pm Sunday

Flood Warning
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
835 AM CDT Sun Aug 29 2021

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Chickasaw IA-Fayette IA-Floyd IA-Howard IA-Mitchell IA-Winneshiek IA-
835 AM CDT Sun Aug 29 2021

The National Weather Service in La Crosse has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
  Floyd County in north central Iowa...
  Mitchell County in north central Iowa...
  Chickasaw County in northeastern Iowa...
  Fayette County in northeastern Iowa...
  Howard County in northeastern Iowa...
  Winneshiek County in northeastern Iowa...

* Until 400 PM CDT Sunday.

* At 835 AM CDT, local law enforcement reported continued flooding
  in the warned area with many secondary roads and a few main roads
  still closed due to high water. However, conditions were starting
  to slowly improve across much of the area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Decorah, Charles City, Oelwein, Cresco, Osage, New Hampton, West
  Union, Nashua, Fayette, St. Ansgar, Calmar, Fredericksburg,
  Rockford, Ossian, Riceville, Elgin, Clermont, Lyle, Elma and
  Maynard.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
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Mark Pitz

News Director
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