Weather Alerts for Pottawattamie County (IA)

Issued by the National Weather Service

River Flood Advisory  RIVER FLOOD ADVISORY   River Flood Advisory
POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY (IA)

Areas Affected:
Pottawattamie
Effective: Mon 9:22 am Updated: Tue 4:09 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue 9:22 am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Advisory continues for the following river...
Missouri River Near Blair affecting Harrison and Washington
Counties.
Missouri River At Omaha affecting Pottawattamie...Douglas and Sarpy
Counties.
The Flood Advisory continues for
The Missouri River At Omaha.
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 AM Monday the stage was 27.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 27.3 feet this afternoon.
&&

Information:
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!
Stay tuned to the latest developments by listening to NOAA Weather
radio...or a local media outlet.

Excessive Heat Watch  EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH   Excessive Heat Watch
POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY (IA)

Areas Affected:
Fremont - Harrison - Mills - Monona - Montgomery - Page - Pottawattamie - Shelby
Effective: Wed 1:00 pm Updated: Tue 4:09 am Urgency: Future
Expires: Fri 7:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...peaking in the 100 to 109 degree range each
afternoon from Wednesday through Friday, due to temperatures in
the 90s and dewpoints from around 70 to the mid 70s.
* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

Information:
An Excessive Heat Watch means that a prolonged period of hot
temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and
high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in
which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay
in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on
relatives and neighbors.