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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
945 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South
Dakota and Iowa...

  Vermillion River Near Wakonda
  Big Sioux River At Hawarden
  Big Sioux River At Akron
  Ocheyedan River Near Spencer
  Little Sioux River Above Spencer
  Little Sioux River At Spencer
  Little Sioux River Near Milford
  Little Sioux River At Linn Grove
  Little Sioux River At Cherokee

.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.

&&

IAC167-SDC083-127-021845-
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-160506T0600Z/
/HAWI4.1.ER.160429T1203Z.160503T1200Z.160505T0600Z.NO/
945 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Sioux River At Hawarden.
* Until late Thursday night.
* At 8AM Sunday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest near 16.3 feet by Tuesday May 3.
  The river will fall below flood stage Thursday May 5.
* At stages near 15.0 feet...Agricultural flooding begins on the
  South Dakota side of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4303 9654 4303 9647 4296 9645 4296 9657


$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
457 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SDZ038>040-050-052>055-057>061-063-064-021000-
BEADLE-KINGSBURY-BROOKINGS-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-LAKE-
BRULE-AURORA-DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-
457 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL SOUTH
DAKOTA...EAST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA
AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FROST IS POSSIBLE LATE SUNDAY NIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY
MORNING IN LOW LYING AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
457 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

IAZ003-012>014-020>022-SDZ070-071-021000-
DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-BUENA VISTA-
CLAY SD-UNION-
457 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST IOWA
AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE LITTLE SIOUX
RIVER NEAR MILFORD...SPENCER...LINN GROVE...AND CHEROKEE...AS WELL
AS THE OCHEYEDAN RIVER NEAR EVERLY AND SPENCER. MINOR TO MODERATE
FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE VERMILLION RIVER AROUND WAKONDA.
MINOR FLOODING WILL PERSIST ON THE BIG SIOUX RIVER NEAR HAWARDEN
AND AKRON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

MINOR FLOODING WILL PERSIST INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK ALONG PORTIONS
OF THE BIG SIOUX...LITTLE SIOUX...OCHEYEDAN...AND VERMILLION
RIVERS. MOST FLOOD CRESTS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR MONDAY OR
TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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