Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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WGUS83 KFSD 151510
FLSFSD
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
910 AM CST WED FEB 15 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled 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://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.

&&

IAC041-151540-
/O.CAN.KFSD.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170216T2100Z/
/SPWI4.1.ER.170213T1012Z.170214T0600Z.170215T0730Z.NO/
910 AM CST WED FEB 15 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Little Sioux River At Spencer.
* At 08AM Wednesday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Recent activity...The river fell below flood stage on Wednesday
  February 15.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 9.6 feet by 6 AM
  Thursday.
* 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

$$

IAC021-041-151540-
/O.CAN.KFSD.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170219T0600Z/
/LNNI4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
910 AM CST WED FEB 15 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Little Sioux River At Linn Grove.
* At 09AM Wednesday the stage was 17.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest below flood stage at 17.7 feet
  on Thursday February 16.
* 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  Maximum Forecast  Recent Observed
         Stage  Stage  Time      Stage  Time       Crest Time

LITTLE SIOUX RIVER
SPWI4    10.0    9.75 Wed 8 AM                     10.7  Tue Feb 14
LNNI4    18.0   17.60 Wed 9 AM   17.7  Thu 6 AM

MG



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