Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
836 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in South Dakota...

  Big Sioux River near Estelline

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in South Dakota...

  James River Near Scotland

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in South Dakota...

  Big Sioux River Near Dell Rapids

.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.

&&

SDC011-057-271735-
/O.NEW.KFSD.FL.W.0082.180426T1336Z-000000T0000Z/
/BSES2.1.ER.180420T1700Z.180426T0145Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
836 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Big Sioux River near Estelline.
* until further notice.
* At 08AM Thursday the stage was 1645.30 feet.
* Flood stage is 1644.00 feet.
* At stages near 1644 feet...Significant flooding of crop and pasture
  land begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4460 9700 4464 9695 4451 9683 4451 9690

$$

SDC099-101-271735-
/O.EXT.KFSD.FL.W.0050.000000T0000Z-180502T0600Z/
/DERS2.2.ER.180421T1700Z.180427T0000Z.180501T0600Z.NO/
836 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Big Sioux River Near Dell Rapids.
* until late Tuesday night.
* At 08AM Thursday the stage was 13.98 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.00 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest near 14.1 feet by 7 PM Thursday.
* At stages near 14.0 feet...Significant amounts of agricultural
  lands are flooded through the basin.

&&

LAT...LON 4382 9674 4381 9672 4369 9671 4369 9676
          4373 9678 4379 9676

$$

SDC067-135-271735-
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0056.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/SCOS2.2.ER.180427T1330Z.180429T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
836 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The James River Near Scotland.
* until further notice.
* At 07AM Thursday the stage was 12.49 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.00 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by 8 AM Friday and crest near
  14.3 feet by 1 PM Sunday.
* At stages near 14.0 feet...Approximately 4400 acres of farm land
  are flooded between Mitchell and Yankton.

&&

LAT...LON 4338 9777 4340 9763 4321 9755 4308 9736
          4308 9750 4317 9769

$$

&&
Location Flood    Latest Observed   Maximum Forecast  Recent Observed
         Stage    Stage  Time       Stage  Time       Crest Time

BIG SIOUX RIVER
BSES2    1644.0   1645.30 Thu 8 AM                    1645.9  Mon Apr 23
DERS2      12.0     13.98 Thu 8 AM  14.1  Thu 7 PM

JAMES RIVER
SCOS2      13.0     12.49 Thu 7 AM  14.3  Sun 1 PM

MG


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