Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
124 PM MDT WED MAY 27 2015

SDC033-103-301930-
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PENNINGTON SD-CUSTER SD-
124 PM MDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN PENNINGTON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...
  NORTHEASTERN CUSTER COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...

* UNTIL 130 PM MDT SATURDAY

* AT 123 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  THAT HEAVY RAIN WAS FALLING OVER THE EASTERN BLACK HILLS. THE
  HEAVY RAIN COMBINED WITH ALREADY HIGH STREAM LEVELS WILL CAUSE
  MINOR FLOODING ALONG SPRING CREEK AND RAPID CREEK. RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS AROUND A HALF INCH IN 30 MINUTES ARE POSSIBLE THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... RAPID
  CITY...HILL CITY...RAPID VALLEY...JOHNSON SIDING...HISEGA...
  CAPUTA...FOLSOM...FARMINGDALE...AREAS DOWNSTREAM FROM PACTOLA
  RESERVOIR...AND AREAS AROUND SHERIDAN LAKE.

  PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY
VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4391 10257 4388 10264 4373 10275 4396 10336
      4386 10356 4386 10368 4410 10348 4410 10321

$$

SMITH



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