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Marion County Water Summary

Posted: Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 at 5:51 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has released its water summary update for the period up to April 24.

Statewide significant rainfall has been received, with Northwest Iowa being the driest part of the state, and the Northeast the wettest. Marion County remains abnormally dry, with below normal streamflow, shallow groundwater near seasonal lows, despite rainfall 150% above normal.  Rains over the weekend may alleviate the situation.