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    Posted July 2, 2014 by
    Ames, Iowa
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    Severe weather

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    Rivers and Streams Crest in Central Iowa


    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     Gene5335 The Ames, Iowa, area just can’t catch a break! It’s been raining a lot since Monday and some local roads are looking more like streams. iReporter Kevin Cavallin watched as cars and trucks splashed through a flooded 16th Street. Meanwhile, the Skunk River crested to 24 feet Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service.
    - zdan, CNN iReport producer

    Raw Clip 1 - Traffic negotiates around flooded areas of South 16th Street in Ames, Iowa shortly before Ames PD closes the road.
    Raw Clip 2 - Flooding from the Squaw Creek begins to recede in Brookside park in Ames, Iowa
    Raw Clip 3 - Video of floodwaters surrounding the bridge on South 16th street in Ames, Iowa

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