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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
322 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

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322 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwest Iowa, west central
Iowa, southwest Minnesota, northeast Nebraska, central South
Dakota, east central South Dakota, south central South Dakota and
southeast South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Unsettled weather is expected Wednesday night through Friday.
Showers, and perhaps a few thunderstorms are possible ahead of a
strong cold front that will slowly work through the region on
Thursday. Behind the front, freezing rain, sleet, snow and rain are
all possible. There is a chance for a light glaze of ice, with minor
accumulations of snow by Friday morning.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.


Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1021 AM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

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

  Big Sioux River at Fairview

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South

  Big Sioux River Near Brookings
  Big Sioux River below Dell Rapids
  Big Sioux River above Hawarden
  Big Sioux River At Akron
  Big Sioux River near Estelline
  Big Sioux River Near Bruce
  Big Sioux River At Sioux Falls I-90
  Big Sioux River at Brandon
  Big Sioux River near Richland
  Little Sioux River Above Spencer / Highway 18
  Little Sioux River near Milford
  Little Sioux River at Spencer
  James River At Huron
  James River Near Forestburg
  James River At Mitchell
  James River Near Scotland
  James River Above Yankton

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest


Safety message...Do not drive cars through flooded areas. the water
depth and road condition may be unsafe.

Additional information is available at

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.


1021 AM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Sioux River at Brandon.
* until further notice.
* At 09 AM Tuesday the stage was 1304.31 feet.
* Flood stage is 1304.00 feet.
* At stages near 1304 feet...Significant flooding of crop and pasture
  land begins. Access to the north end of the Big Sioux Recreation Area
  on the west side of Brandon is limited.


LAT...LON 4359 9665 4362 9664 4360 9657 4345 9656
          4338 9646 4339 9658 4343 9662 4358 9662


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