Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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WGUS83 KFSD 131722
FLSFSD
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1122 AM CST MON FEB 13 2017

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

  Ocheyedan River Near Spencer
  Little Sioux River At Spencer

.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.

&&

IAC041-142122-
/O.EXT.KFSD.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170215T0600Z/
/SPOI4.1.ER.170213T0218Z.170213T1300Z.170214T0600Z.NO/
1122 AM CST MON FEB 13 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ocheyedan River Near Spencer.
* until late Tuesday night.
* At 10AM Monday the stage was 8.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Tuesday February 14.
* At stages near 8.0 feet...Minor flooding of pasture land begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4318 9540 4318 9533 4315 9520 4313 9513
          4312 9524 4315 9540

$$

IAC041-142122-
/O.EXT.KFSD.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170217T0000Z/
/SPWI4.1.ER.170213T1012Z.170214T0000Z.170216T0000Z.NO/
1122 AM CST MON FEB 13 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Sioux River At Spencer.
* until Thursday evening.
* At 10AM Monday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Recent activity...The river rose above flood stage on Monday
  February 13.
* 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

$$

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

OCHEYEDAN RIVER
SPOI4     8.0    8.64 Mon 11 AM                      8.6  Mon Feb 13

LITTLE SIOUX RIVER
SPWI4    10.0   10.11 Mon 10 AM   10.4  Mon 6 PM

MG


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