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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
916 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 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 Near Milford
  Little Sioux River Above Spencer
  Little Sioux River At Spencer
  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-SDC083-127-050616-
/O.EXT.KFSD.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-160506T1200Z/
/HAWI4.1.ER.160429T1203Z.160503T0000Z.160505T1200Z.NO/
916 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Sioux River At Hawarden.
* until Friday morning.
* At 8PM Tuesday the stage was 15.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to 16.2 feet by 1 AM Wednesday.
* 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
910 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

IAZ003-012>014-020>022-SDZ070-071-050215-
DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-BUENA VISTA-
CLAY SD-UNION-
910 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING WILL PERSIST INTO MID WEEK ALONG
PORTIONS OF THE BIG SIOUX...LITTLE SIOUX...AND VERMILLION RIVERS.
MOST FLOOD CRESTS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
337 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

NDZ005-013-023-025-036-037-047-048-050-051-042045-
ROLETTE-PIERCE-WELLS-FOSTER-KIDDER-STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-
MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
337 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING.
INCREASED FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED FROM THE TURTLE MOUNTAINS SOUTH
THROUGH THE JAMES RIVER VALLEY. SEE WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS FOR MORE
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY NIGHT
ACROSS THE SOUTH.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AGAIN ON MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1237 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

MNZ001>005-007-008-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-
024-026>030-038-039-049-052>054-041745-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-ROSEAU-WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-
PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-
MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-
WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-TOWNER-CAVALIER-
PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH COUNTY-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-
RICHLAND-WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
1237 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM TODAY DUE TO STRONG
NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES. THE STRONG WINDS
WILL DECREASE THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

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