Excessive Heat Warning

Areas Affected: Adair; Adams; Appanoose; Audubon; Black Hawk; Boone; Bremer; Butler; Carroll; Cass; Clarke; Crawford; Dallas; Davis; Decatur; Franklin; Greene; Grundy; Guthrie; Hamilton; Hardin; Jasper; Lucas; Madison; Mahaska; Marion; Marshall; Monroe; Polk; Poweshiek; Ringgold; Story; Tama; Taylor; Union; Wapello; Warren; Wayne; Webster

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)

...Stifling Heat Continues Today... .Very hot and humid conditions will persist across much of the southeastern half to two-thirds of Iowa today. More seasonal temperatures will return to the entire area by Sunday. ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURE...The combination of temperatures in the 90s and dew points in the 70s will once again produce daytime heat index values of 105 to 115 degrees by this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Heat-related illnesses may occur due to the prolonged period of heat and humidity.

An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a DANGEROUS SITUATION in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.


Excessive Heat Warning

Areas Affected: Adair; Andrew; Atchison; Bates; Buchanan; Caldwell; Carroll; Cass; Chariton; Clay; Clinton; Cooper; Daviess; De Kalb; Gentry; Grundy; Harrison; Henry; Holt; Howard; Jackson; Johnson; Lafayette; Linn; Livingston; Macon; Mercer; Nodaway; Pettis; Platte; Putnam; Randolph; Ray; Saline; Schuyler; Sullivan; Worth

NWS Kansas City (Northwestern Missouri)

...EXCESSIVE HEAT CONTINUES THROUGH SATURDAY... ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures will be in the upper 90s to around 100 degrees today. Heat index values will remain in the 105 to 115 degree range this afternoon into this evening.

* IMPACTS...Dangerously high temperatures and humidity could quickly cause heat stress or heat stroke if precautions are not taken. The very young, the elderly, those without air conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor activities will be the most susceptible. Also, car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures and high humidity will occur. Heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air- conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. Always check the back seat before exiting your vehicle. People in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area can get information about cooling centers from the United Way by dialing 2-1-1 from a land line telephone.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Atchison

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...The Flood Warning continues for... Missouri River at Plattsmouth affecting Mills and Cass Counties. Missouri River At Nebraska City affecting Fremont and Otoe Counties. Missouri River At Brownville affecting Atchison and Nemaha Counties. Missouri River At Rulo affecting Holt and Richardson Counties. The Flood Warning continues for The Missouri River At Brownville.

* At 8:15 PM Friday the stage was 35.8 feet...or 1.8 feet above flood stage.

* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 35.9 feet by early Monday afternoon then begin falling. &&

Do not drive cars through areas where water covers the road. The water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to pass safely. Turn around...don`t drown! Additional information is available at: http://www.water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=oax


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Cass

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...The Flood Warning continues for... Missouri River at Plattsmouth affecting Mills and Cass Counties. Missouri River At Nebraska City affecting Fremont and Otoe Counties. Missouri River At Brownville affecting Atchison and Nemaha Counties. Missouri River At Rulo affecting Holt and Richardson Counties. The Flood Warning continues for The Missouri River at Plattsmouth.

* There is no current observed data.

* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 27.8 feet late Sunday morning. &&

Do not drive cars through areas where water covers the road. The water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to pass safely. Turn around...don`t drown! Additional information is available at: http://www.water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=oax


Excessive Heat Warning

Areas Affected: Cass; Douglas; Gage; Jefferson; Johnson; Lancaster; Nemaha; Otoe; Pawnee; Richardson; Saline; Sarpy; Saunders; Seward; Washington

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...Excessive Heat Continues One More Day... ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Up to 112 due to temperatures in the upper 90s, and dewpoints in the lower 70s.

* IMPACTS...Dangerously high temperatures and humidity could quickly cause heat stress or heat stroke if precautions are not taken.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to the early morning or later in the evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible, and drink plenty of water. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Fremont

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...The Flood Warning continues for... Missouri River at Plattsmouth affecting Mills and Cass Counties. Missouri River At Nebraska City affecting Fremont and Otoe Counties. Missouri River At Brownville affecting Atchison and Nemaha Counties. Missouri River At Rulo affecting Holt and Richardson Counties. The Flood Warning continues for The Missouri River At Nebraska City.

* At 8:30 PM Friday the stage was 20.1 feet...or 2.1 feet above flood stage.

* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.2 feet by early Sunday afternoon then begin falling. &&

Do not drive cars through areas where water covers the road. The water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to pass safely. Turn around...don`t drown! Additional information is available at: http://www.water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=oax


Excessive Heat Warning

Areas Affected: Fremont; Harrison; Mills; Montgomery; Page; Pottawattamie; Shelby

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...Excessive Heat Continues One More Day... ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Up to 112 due to temperatures in the upper 90s, and dewpoints in the lower 70s.

* IMPACTS...Dangerously high temperatures and humidity could quickly cause heat stress or heat stroke if precautions are not taken.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to the early morning or later in the evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible, and drink plenty of water. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Mills

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...The Flood Warning continues for... Missouri River at Plattsmouth affecting Mills and Cass Counties. Missouri River At Nebraska City affecting Fremont and Otoe Counties. Missouri River At Brownville affecting Atchison and Nemaha Counties. Missouri River At Rulo affecting Holt and Richardson Counties. The Flood Warning continues for The Missouri River at Plattsmouth.

* There is no current observed data.

* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 27.8 feet late Sunday morning. &&

Do not drive cars through areas where water covers the road. The water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to pass safely. Turn around...don`t drown! Additional information is available at: http://www.water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=oax


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Nemaha

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...The Flood Warning continues for... Missouri River at Plattsmouth affecting Mills and Cass Counties. Missouri River At Nebraska City affecting Fremont and Otoe Counties. Missouri River At Brownville affecting Atchison and Nemaha Counties. Missouri River At Rulo affecting Holt and Richardson Counties. The Flood Warning continues for The Missouri River At Brownville.

* At 8:15 PM Friday the stage was 35.8 feet...or 1.8 feet above flood stage.

* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 35.9 feet by early Monday afternoon then begin falling. &&

Do not drive cars through areas where water covers the road. The water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to pass safely. Turn around...don`t drown! Additional information is available at: http://www.water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=oax


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Otoe

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...The Flood Warning continues for... Missouri River at Plattsmouth affecting Mills and Cass Counties. Missouri River At Nebraska City affecting Fremont and Otoe Counties. Missouri River At Brownville affecting Atchison and Nemaha Counties. Missouri River At Rulo affecting Holt and Richardson Counties. The Flood Warning continues for The Missouri River At Nebraska City.

* At 8:30 PM Friday the stage was 20.1 feet...or 2.1 feet above flood stage.

* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.2 feet by early Sunday afternoon then begin falling. &&

Do not drive cars through areas where water covers the road. The water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to pass safely. Turn around...don`t drown! Additional information is available at: http://www.water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=oax


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Richardson

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...The Flood Warning continues for... Missouri River at Plattsmouth affecting Mills and Cass Counties. Missouri River At Nebraska City affecting Fremont and Otoe Counties. Missouri River At Brownville affecting Atchison and Nemaha Counties. Missouri River At Rulo affecting Holt and Richardson Counties. The Flood Warning continues for The Missouri River At Rulo.

* At 8:30 PM Friday the stage was 20.7 feet...or 3.7 feet above flood stage.

* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 20.4 feet by Sunday morning. &&

Do not drive cars through areas where water covers the road. The water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to pass safely. Turn around...don`t drown! Additional information is available at: http://www.water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=oax


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