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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
745 PM CST Tue Nov 12 2019

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

  Big Sioux River near Estelline

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

Ice formation on the river has resulted in some minor ice jams
near bridges downstream from Estelline, which has resulted in minor
flooding into far northern Brookings county. Much of this flooding has
been reported by law enforcement to have iced over as of early
Tuesday evening.


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.


745 PM CST Tue Nov 12 2019

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Big Sioux River near Estelline.
* until further notice.
* At 07PM Tuesday the stage was 1644.84 feet.
* Flood stage is 1644.00 feet.
* At stages near 1646 feet...Widespread flooding of agricultural
  lands begins.


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


Location Flood    Latest Observed
         Stage    Stage  Time

BSES2    1644.0   1644.84 Tue 7 PM

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