Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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WGUS83 KFSD 251440
FLSFSD
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
940 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa...

  Little Sioux River Near Milford
  Little Sioux River At Spencer
  Little Sioux River At Linn Grove

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest
forecasts.

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.

&&

IAC041-059-261840-
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MIFI4.1.ER.170521T0830Z.170524T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Sioux River Near Milford.
* until further notice.
* At 08AM Thursday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* At stages near 12.0 feet...Minor flooding of low lying agricultural
  lands begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4350 9533 4350 9526 4334 9519 4334 9516
          4328 9517 4329 9524

$$

IAC041-261840-
/O.EXT.KFSD.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-170529T0000Z/
/SPWI4.1.ER.170521T0030Z.170523T1115Z.170528T0000Z.NO/
940 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Sioux River At Spencer.
* until Sunday evening.
* At 08AM Thursday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday May 27.
* At stages near 10.0 feet...The right bank overflows, and minor
  flooding of the Spencer city park and some rural agricultural areas
  begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4315 9518 4315 9512 4315 9505 4299 9503
          4302 9510 4310 9510

$$

IAC021-041-261840-
/O.EXT.KFSD.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LNNI4.1.ER.170521T1215Z.170525T0900Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Sioux River At Linn Grove.
* until further notice.
* At 09AM Thursday the stage was 18.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is near crest now.
* At stages near 18.5 feet...The city park in Sioux Rapids is
  flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4302 9510 4299 9503 4287 9512 4288 9536
          4296 9543 4293 9520

$$

&&
Location Flood  Latest Observed  Recent Observed
         Stage  Stage  Time      Crest Time

LITTLE SIOUX RIVER
MIFI4    12.0   12.53 Thu 8 AM   12.6  Wed May 24
SPWI4    10.0   11.44 Thu 8 AM   12.2  Tue May 23
LNNI4    18.0   18.88 Thu 9 AM   18.9  Thu May 25

MG


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