Essex, IA (51638)

11:13 AM CDT on August 24, 2016 (GMT -0500)
NFS-1448IAve | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 1148 ft 40.84 °N, 95.21 °W | Updated 8 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
72.2 °F
Feels Like 71 °F
N
3.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 5.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 2900 ft
Heat Index 71 °F
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 85%
Rainfall 0.79 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 8:05 PM
Waning Gibbous, 55% visible
METAR KSDA 241555Z AUTO 17004KT 10SM OVC029 22/M38 A3001 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 2900 ft
Heat Index 71 °F
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 85%
Rainfall 0.79 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 8:05 PM
Waning Gibbous, 55% visible
METAR KSDA 241555Z AUTO 17004KT 10SM OVC029 22/M38 A3001 RMK AO2

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:00 AM CDT Aug. 24, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from this evening through Thursday
morning...

The National Weather Service in Omaha/valley has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southwest Iowa and southeast
Nebraska... including the following areas... in southwest Iowa...
   Fremont and Page. In southeast Nebraska... Nemaha... Pawnee and
Richardson.

* From this evening through Thursday morning

* thunderstorms are forecast to re-develop this afternoon and
tonight and could bring locally heavy rain in excess of 2 to 3
inches in an short time, combined with recent rains and could
lead to flash flooding.

* Water may cover roads and rapid rises on local streams are
possible tonight. Be especially cautious at night when it is
harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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