Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
141 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

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MCPHERSON SD-FAULK SD-EDMUNDS SD-
141 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN EDMUNDS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...
  EASTERN MCPHERSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...
  FAULK COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...

* UNTIL 130 AM CDT MONDAY

* AT 136 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THAT ANYWHERE FROM 2 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN FELL ON SATURDAY ACROSS
  THE WARNED AREA. GENERAL AREAL FLOODING AND STANDING WATER CAN BE
  EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...FAULKTON...
  IPSWICH...BRENTWOOD COLONY...BURKMERE...CHELSEA...CRAVEN CORNER...
  CRESBARD...DEERFIELD COLONY...DEVOE...GRASSLAND COLONY...LEOLA...
  LONG LAKE COLONY...LOYALTON...MINA...MIRANDA...NORBECK...ORIENT...
  PEMBROOK COLONY...PLAINVIEW COLONY...ROCKHAM...SPRING CREEK COLONY
  AND WETONKA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO
NOT ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO
ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN
WATER BEGINS RISING.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN
ABERDEEN.

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LAT...LON 4594 9873 4490 9872 4490 9934 4560 9930
      4594 9900

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