Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
000
WGUS63 KFSD 210856
FFAFSD

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
356 AM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ081-089-090-211700-
/O.CON.KFSD.FF.A.0005.160922T0000Z-160923T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD...
LARCHWOOD...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...ARNOLDS PARK...
SIOUX CENTER...ORANGE CITY...ROCK VALLEY...HAWARDEN...HULL...
SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN...SPENCER...LE MARS...CHEROKEE...
STORM LAKE...SIOUX CITY...IDA GROVE...HOLSTEIN...BATTLE CREEK...
WINDOM...MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD
356 AM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF IOWA AND SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN IOWA...BUENA VISTA...CHEROKEE...CLAY IA...
  DICKINSON...IDA...LYON IA...O`BRIEN...OSCEOLA... PLYMOUTH...
  SIOUX AND WOODBURY. IN SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA... COTTONWOOD...
  JACKSON AND NOBLES.

* FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS
  EVENING...WITH WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORMS ANTICIPATED DURING THE
  OVERNIGHT HOURS INTO THURSDAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAY
  CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY THURSDAY. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL...
  WITH AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE. DEPENDING ON THE
  TRACK OF THUNDERSTORMS...LOCALIZED RAINFALL AMOUNTS GREATER THAN
  3 INCHES MAY BE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...HIGH RAINFALL RATES WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  QUICK PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS...LOW LYING...OR POOR DRAINAGE
  AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.