...SIGNIFICANT RISES ON AREA STREAMS WITH LOCALIZED FLOODING... RUNOFF FROM TODAY/S SNOW MELT HAS LED TO SIGNIFICANT RISES MAINLY ON AREA CREEKS AND SMALLER STREAMS...WITH LOCALIZED FLOODING IN SOME LOWER-LYING AREAS. THE AREA OF MOST IMPACT IS ALONG AND NORTH OF U.S. HIGHWAY 30...SOUTH OF U.S. HIGHWAY 20 AND EAST OF U.S. HIGHWAY 169. ALTHOUGH THESE RISES HAVE ALSO LED TO ICE JAMS
Areas affected: Black Hawk; Boone; Grundy; Hamilton; Hardin; Marshall; Story; Tama; Webster
Severe weather poses one of the most likely risks of serious injury and property damage on campus. Whatever the season, Iowa sunshine occasionally gives way to severe weather conditions. The best way to stay safe is to know what's going on outside and what you can do in the event of a flood, blizzard, thunderstorm, tornado or extreme heat or cold. These tips and resources should help you do just that.
Check buildings you work in or frequent on the EH&S Building Information website. Look for building emergency maps and particularly, where to take shelter from severe weather.