Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
855 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Iowa...

  West Fork Ditch Near Hornick

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

Four to six inches of rain has fallen between Moville and Hornick.
Runoff from these rains will cause rapid rises on the West Fork Ditch.

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://www.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.

&&

IAC133-193-291755-
/O.NEW.KFSD.FL.W.0007.150729T0142Z-150730T1430Z/
/HOKI4.1.ER.150729T0142Z.150729T0600Z.150729T1430Z.NO/
855 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The West Fork Ditch Near Hornick.
* from this evening to Thursday morning.
* At 08AM Tuesday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by 9 PM Tuesday and crest near
  21.0 feet around midnight.The river will fall below flood stage
  Wednesday morning.
* At stages near 22.0 feet...All agricultural land immediately
  adjacent to the ditch will be flooded and the communities of
  Hornick and Holly Springs will have flood problems if the levees
  fail.

&&

LAT...LON 4234 9613 4234 9607 4227 9606 4221 9609
          4221 9614 4227 9611

$$

&&
LOCATION FLOOD  LATEST OBSERVED  MAXIMUM FORECAST
         STAGE  STAGE  TIME      STAGE  TIME

LITTLE SIOUX RIVER
HOKI4    20.0   11.01 Tue 8 AM    21.0  Wed 1 AM

MG




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