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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:26 PM CDT May. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning now in effect until Tuesday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Cedar River at Cedar Rapids.
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 11.8 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage Sunday morning and continue rising
to 12.2 feet Monday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
Tuesday morning.
* Impact, at 11.5 feet, water affects Osborn Park in Cedar Rapids.


Lat... Lon 4201 9179 4204 9169 4201 9165 4198 9162
      4200 9157 4190 9141 4186 9137 4186 9150
      4191 9158 4192 9165





826 PM CDT Sat may 25 2019

... Flood Warning now in effect until Monday...

The Flood Warning continues for
the English River at Kalona.
* Until Monday.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 16.1 feet and steady.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, remain steady 16.1 feet through Sunday morning, then
begin falling.
* Impact, at 16.0 feet, water begins approaching several County
roads. Agricultural land near the river is flooding.


Lat... Lon 4151 9194 4152 9153 4146 9152 4144 9173
      4148 9194





826 PM CDT Sat may 25 2019

... Flood Warning now in effect until Monday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Iowa river near Lone Tree.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 16.1 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, rise to 16.6 feet Sunday evening. Fall below flood stage
Monday evening.
* Impact, at 16.0 feet, flood stage. Flood waters affect parts of
Lola Lane and y Avenue. River Junction access park is closed due
to flooding.


Lat... Lon 4140 9151 4148 9155 4149 9147 4136 9138
      4133 9142





Public Information Statement
Issued: 4:26 PM CDT May. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service


... NWS damage survey for 05/24/2019 evening tornado event...



.Tornado #3 Iowa City IA...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 11.5 miles
path width /maximum/: 75 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2019
start time: 6:37 PM CDT
start location: 11 WSW Iowa City Airport/ Johnson / IA
start lat/lon: 41.5689 / -91.7208

End date: may 24, 2019
end time: 7:04 PM CDT
end location: E of Iowa City Airport / Johnson/ IA
end lat/lon: 41.6389 / -91.5347

A high end EF1 tornado damaged rooftops, destroyed outbuildings,
snapped and uprooted trees, and destroyed large trailers along its 11
mile path that extended from about 11 miles west southwest of the
Iowa City Airport to just east of the Airport. The tornado was on the
ground for about 27 minutes.

.Tornado # 4 NE West Branch...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 80 mph
path length /statute/: 0.04 miles
path width /maximum/: 10 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2019
start time: 7:27 PM CDT
start location: NE West Branch/ Cedar / IA
start lat/lon: 41.7285 / -91.3094

End date: may 24 2019
end time: 7:28 PM CDT
end location: NE West Branch / Cedar / IA
end lat/lon: 41.7287 / -91.3087

Survey summary: an EF-0 tornado briefly touched down causing tree
damage at a Farmstead.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into the
following categories based on the damage they cause.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the events and publication in NWS
storm data.

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426 PM CDT Sat may 25 2019


... NWS damage survey for 05/24/2019 evening tornado event...



.Tornado #3 Iowa City IA...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 11.5 miles
path width /maximum/: 75 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2019
start time: 6:37 PM CDT
start location: 11 WSW Iowa City Airport/ Johnson / IA
start lat/lon: 41.5689 / -91.7208

End date: may 24, 2019
end time: 7:04 PM CDT
end location: E of Iowa City Airport / Johnson/ IA
end lat/lon: 41.6389 / -91.5347

A high end EF1 tornado damaged rooftops, destroyed outbuildings,
snapped and uprooted trees, and destroyed large trailers along its 11
mile path that extended from about 11 miles west southwest of the
Iowa City Airport to just east of the Airport. The tornado was on the
ground for about 27 minutes.

.Tornado # 4 NE West Branch...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 80 mph
path length /statute/: 0.04 miles
path width /maximum/: 10 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2019
start time: 7:27 PM CDT
start location: NE West Branch/ Cedar / IA
start lat/lon: 41.7285 / -91.3094

End date: may 24 2019
end time: 7:28 PM CDT
end location: NE West Branch / Cedar / IA
end lat/lon: 41.7287 / -91.3087

Survey summary: an EF-0 tornado briefly touched down causing tree
damage at a Farmstead.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into the
following categories based on the damage they cause.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the events and publication in NWS
storm data.

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908 PM CDT Fri may 24 2019

... Public information statement...

A survey crew will be out to the Iowa City area and Johnson County
Saturday morning to assess damage from the tornado that touched down
this evening.


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908 PM CDT Fri may 24 2019

... Public information statement...

A survey crew will be out to the Iowa City area and Johnson County
Saturday morning to assess damage from the tornado that touched down
this evening.


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