Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1202 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018
 
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South Dakota...
Iowa...Minnesota...
 
James River Near Forestburg
James River At Mitchell
James River Near Scotland
James River Above Yankton
Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon
Vermillion River Near Davis
Vermillion River Near Wakonda
Big Sioux River Near Bruce
Big Sioux River Near Brookings
Big Sioux River Near Dell Rapids
Big Sioux River At Sioux Falls I-90
Big Sioux River above Hawarden
Big Sioux River At Akron
Rock River At Rock Rapids
Ocheyedan River Near Spencer
Little Sioux River Near Milford
Little Sioux River At Spencer
Little Sioux River At Linn Grove
Split Rock Creek Below Jasper
Redwood River Near Marshall
 
.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest
forecasts.
 
As the runoff from melting snow continues into next week, significant
rises on area rivers and streams will occur. Most of the flooding will
only reach the minor category, but a few locations will reach moderate.
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
 
Safety message...Do not drive cars through flooded areas. The water
depth and road condition may be unsafe.
 
Additional information is available at
 
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=fsd
 
Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
or your local radio and TV stations.
 
The next scheduled statement will be issued tomorrow morning.
 
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1202 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018
 
The Flood Warning continues for
The James River Near Scotland.
* Until further notice.
* At 10 AM Sunday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday April 25 and
continue to rise to near 13.4 feet by Sunday April 29
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* At stages near 13.0 feet...Significant agricultural flooding
begins.
 
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1202 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018
 
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South Dakota...
Iowa...Minnesota...
 
James River Near Forestburg
James River At Mitchell
James River Near Scotland
James River Above Yankton
Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon
Vermillion River Near Davis
Vermillion River Near Wakonda
Big Sioux River Near Bruce
Big Sioux River Near Brookings
Big Sioux River Near Dell Rapids
Big Sioux River At Sioux Falls I-90
Big Sioux River above Hawarden
Big Sioux River At Akron
Rock River At Rock Rapids
Ocheyedan River Near Spencer
Little Sioux River Near Milford
Little Sioux River At Spencer
Little Sioux River At Linn Grove
Split Rock Creek Below Jasper
Redwood River Near Marshall
 
.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest
forecasts.
 
As the runoff from melting snow continues into next week, significant
rises on area rivers and streams will occur. Most of the flooding will
only reach the minor category, but a few locations will reach moderate.
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
 
Safety message...Do not drive cars through flooded areas. The water
depth and road condition may be unsafe.
 
Additional information is available at
 
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=fsd
 
Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
or your local radio and TV stations.
 
The next scheduled statement will be issued tomorrow morning.
 
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1202 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018
 
The Flood Warning continues for
The James River Above Yankton.
* Until further notice.
* At 11 AM Sunday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday April 29 and continue
to rise to near 12.1 feet by Sunday April 29. Additional rises
are possible thereafter.
* At stages near 12.0 feet...Significant agricultural flooding
begins.
 
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