Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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WGUS83 KFSD 191331
FLSFSD
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
831 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016

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

  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://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.

&&

IAC041-201731-
/O.EXT.KFSD.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160521T0000Z/
/SPWI4.1.ER.160427T2052Z.160502T1215Z.160520T0000Z.NO/
831 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Sioux River At Spencer.
* until Friday evening.
* At 07AM Thursday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below flood stage tonight.
* 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

$$

IAC021-041-201731-
/O.EXT.KFSD.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160523T0600Z/
/LNNI4.2.ER.160426T0325Z.160503T0445Z.160522T0600Z.NO/
831 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Sioux River At Linn Grove.
* until late Sunday night.
* At 08AM Thursday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday May 22.
* 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
SPWI4    10.0   10.09 Thu 7 AM   12.2  Fri May 13
LNNI4    18.0   18.36 Thu 8 AM   19.1  Sun May 15

MG



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