Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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FLWABR
BULLETIN-IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
856 AM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTH DAKOTA...

  JAMES RIVER NEAR COLUMBIA

.THE FOLLOWING RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE FORECAST PRECIPITATION THROUGH
THE NEXT 24 HOURS. ANY ADDITIONAL FUTURE PRECIPITATION COULD AFFECT
THE FORECASTS.

THE JAMES RIVER NEAR COLUMBIA HAS REACHED MINOR FLOOD STAGE. THE
RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST JUST ABOVE MINOR FLOOD STAGE AND REMAIN
STEADY FOR A COUPLE DAYS BEFORE FALLING SLOWLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...FLOOD WATERS CAN BE VERY DANGEROUS. NEVER DRIVE
ACROSS A FLOODED ROAD...TURN AROUND DONT DROWN!

STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER UPDATES BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...
OR YOUR FAVORITE LOCAL MEDIA.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...CHECK OUT OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/ABR...THEN LEFT CLICK ON THE RIVERS AND LAKES LINK.

THE NEXT SCHEDULED STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED AS NEEDED.

&&

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856 AM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE JAMES RIVER NEAR COLUMBIA.
* AT 8:15 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 13.2 FEET BY
  MONDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.
* AT 13.0 FEET...FLOODING OF THE LOWER LYING AGRICULTURAL AREAS
  BEGINS.

&&



LAT...LON 4594 9820 4563 9837 4552 9830 4552 9818
      4563 9827 4594 9813

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