Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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WGUS83 KFSD 181553
FLSFSD
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1053 AM CDT SUN SEP 18 2016

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Iowa...
South Dakota...

  Big Sioux River At Akron

.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.

This is the last scheduled statement for the Big Sioux River until the
next time heavy rain or snowmelt causes the river to rise again.

&&

IAC149-SDC127-181623-
/O.CAN.KFSD.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-160919T1200Z/
/AKRI4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1053 AM CDT SUN SEP 18 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Big Sioux River At Akron.
* At 10 AM Sunday the stage was 15.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river crested below flood stage at 15.9 feet. The
  river will fall to around 14.5 feet by sunrise Monday morning.
* At stages near 16.0 feet...Several farm levees are overtopped with
  significant flooding of agricultural lands.

&&

LAT...LON 4296 9657 4296 9645 4286 9652 4273 9648
          4273 9669 4277 9667

$$

&&
LOCATION FLOOD  LATEST OBSERVED  RECENT OBSERVED
         STAGE  STAGE  TIME      CREST TIME

BIG SIOUX RIVER
AKRI4    16.0   15.86 Sun 10 AM  15.93  Sun 315 AM

TRM


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