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Mahaska County Emergency Management
Monday May 27th, 2013 :: 09:08 a.m. CDT
Alert

New Sharon residents need to conserve and boil water in New Sharon until further notice.

Due to the rapidly rising North Skunk River, the city of New Sharon has issued a boil order to all of its customers. Late last night, the waters of the North Skunk River flooded the city's water facilities north of town. The city is also requesting that all of its residents and customers conserve water until further notice.

Instructions:

Conserve and boil water in New Sharon until further notice.

Address/Location
Mahaska County Emergency Management
214 High Avenue East
Oskaloosa, IA 52577

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 641-672-1209

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Warning

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