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WGUS83 KFSD 181646
FLSFSD
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1146 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

Missouri River At Niobrara
Missouri River At Springfield
Big Sioux River above Hawarden
Big Sioux River At Akron
Big Sioux River near Richland
Little Sioux River at Spencer
Little Sioux River At Linn Grove

.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: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.

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1146 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Missouri River At Niobrara.
* until further notice.
* At 11AM Thursday the stage was 21.51 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.00 feet.
* At stages near 22.0 feet...The road to the Niobrara sewer lagoon is
flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4279 9811 4284 9810 4279 9801 4282 9795
4278 9790 4274 9801




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1146 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Missouri River At Springfield.
* until further notice.
* At 11AM Thursday the stage was 11.13 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.00 feet.
* At stages near 11.0 feet...The boat landing near Santee is flooded,
and the access road to some of the recreational homes east of the
boat landing is flooded.

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LAT...LON 4278 9790 4282 9795 4287 9791 4288 9784
4283 9783 4281 9788




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1146 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sioux River above Hawarden.
* until Friday evening.
* At 10AM Thursday the stage was 20.72 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.50 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
this evening.
* At stages near 20.5 feet...Agricultural flooding begins on the
South Dakota side of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4308 9654 4308 9641 4302 9646 4291 9649
4291 9658




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1146 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sioux River At Akron.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At 11AM Thursday the stage was 17.36 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.00 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below flood stage by Saturday evening.
* At stages near 17.0 feet...About 6500 acres of farm land are
flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4291 9658 4291 9649 4281 9654 4277 9659
4278 9665




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1146 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sioux River near Richland.
* until further notice.
* At 11AM Thursday the stage was 1118.51 feet.
* Flood stage is 1117.00 feet.
* At stages near 1119 feet...Widespread flooding of crop and pasture
land begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4278 9665 4277 9659 4273 9660 4268 9655
4264 9661 4270 9666




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1146 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Little Sioux River at Spencer.
* until late Saturday night.
* At 10AM Thursday the stage was 10.28 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.00 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below flood stage Friday night.
* At stages near 10.0 feet...The right bank overflows, and minor
flooding of the Spencer city park and some rural agricultural areas
begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9528 4321 9517 4314 9503 4299 9503
4302 9510 4310 9511 4314 9523




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1146 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Little Sioux River At Linn Grove.
* until late Sunday night.
* At 11AM Thursday the stage was 18.43 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.00 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage
Saturday night.
* At stages near 18.5 feet...The city park in Sioux Rapids is
flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4302 9510 4299 9503 4287 9512 4288 9536
4296 9543 4293 9520




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

MISSOURI RIVER
MRNN1 21.0 21.51 Thu 11 AM 22.2 Sat Oct 13
SPGS2 10.0 11.13 Thu 11 AM 12.0 Sun Oct 14

BIG SIOUX RIVER
HWDI4 20.5 20.72 Thu 10 AM 25.1 Fri Oct 12
AKRI4 16.0 17.36 Thu 11 AM 19.4 Sat Oct 13
BSRS2 1117.0 1118.51 Thu 11 AM 1120.1 Sun Oct 14

LITTLE SIOUX RIVER
SPWI4 10.0 10.28 Thu 10 AM 11.9 Fri Oct 12
LNNI4 18.0 18.43 Thu 11 AM 19.0 Sun Oct 14

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