River Statement
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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FGUS83 KFSD 271802
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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1202 PM CST SAT FEB 27 2016

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

Elevated and fluctuating river levels between Hawarden and Akron due
to recent snow melt runoff and ice action will continue the next couple
days. River levels will remain near bank-full with fluctuations up to a
foot causing minor flooding of agricutural lands near the bends of the
river.

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.

IAC167-SDC083-127-281802-
1202 PM CST SAT FEB 27 2016

...For the Big Sioux River At Hawarden...

* The stage at 11 AM Saturday was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fluctuate around 12 feet for the next
  couple days.

$$

IAC149-SDC127-281802-
1202 PM CST SAT FEB 27 2016

...For the Big Sioux River At Akron...

* The stage at 11 AM Saturday was 15.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fluctuate between near bank-full for
  the next couple days.

$$

&&
LOCATION FLOOD  LATEST OBSERVED
         STAGE  STAGE  TIME

BIG SIOUX RIVER
HAWI4    15.0   12.00  Sat 11 AM
AKRI4    16.0   15.11  Sat 11 AM

TRM



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