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WGUS83 KFSD 221449  
FLSFSD  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTH  
DAKOTA...  
 
BIG SIOUX RIVER NEAR BROOKINGS  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
NEBRASKA...SOUTH DAKOTA...  
 
MISSOURI RIVER NEAR GREENWOOD  
MISSOURI RIVER NEAR VERDEL  
MISSOURI RIVER AT NIOBRARA  
MISSOURI RIVER AT SPRINGFIELD  
JAMES RIVER AT HURON  
JAMES RIVER NEAR FORESTBURG  
JAMES RIVER AT MITCHELL  
JAMES RIVER NEAR SCOTLAND  
 
.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.  
 

 
 
NEC015-SDC023-231848-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0320.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/GRWS2.3.ER.190918T0837Z.191018T1145Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR GREENWOOD.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 32.31 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 30.00 FEET.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4304 9859 4309 9854 4296 9844 4291 9830  
4286 9831 4293 9849  
 

 
 
NEC107-SDC009-023-231848-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0321.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/MRVN1.2.ER.190919T0445Z.190922T1315Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR VERDEL.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 24.92 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.00 FEET.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 25.0 FEET...BOAT DOCKS AT LAZY RIVER ACRES NEAR  
VERDEL WILL BE FLOODED AND SOME PERMANENT HOMES WILL BE SURROUNDED BY  
WATER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4286 9831 4291 9830 4284 9810 4279 9811  
4282 9816 4285 9825  
 

 
 
NEC107-SDC009-231848-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0109.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/MRNN1.3.RS.190329T0300Z.190922T2000Z.000000T0000Z.NR/  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER AT NIOBRARA.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 26.01 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.00 FEET.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 25.5 FEET...BOTTOM ROAD IN BON HOMME COUNTY BEGINS  
FLOODING.  
 

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

 
 
NEC107-SDC009-231848-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0141.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/SPGS2.2.ER.190411T1410Z.190922T1315Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER AT SPRINGFIELD.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.01 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.00 FEET.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 12.0 FEET...SOME CAMPING AREAS AT SPRINGFIELD  
RECREATIONAL AREA WILL BE FLOODED.  
 

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

 
 
SDC005-231848-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0078.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/HURS2.3.RS.190321T0837Z.190425T1045Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE JAMES RIVER AT HURON.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.93 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.00 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 11.9 FEET.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 11.0 FEET...SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF RURAL AREAS WILL  
EXPERIENCE FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4463 9833 4463 9821 4449 9810 4420 9810  
4420 9822 4447 9824  
 

 
 
SDC111-231848-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0079.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/FORS2.3.RS.190320T0550Z.190425T1400Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE JAMES RIVER NEAR FORESTBURG.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.64 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.00 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 13.6 FEET.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 14.0 FEET...MANY OF THE COUNTY AND TOWNSHIP ROADS  
ALONG THE RIVER ARE UNDER WATER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4420 9822 4420 9810 4402 9802 4393 9798  
4393 9812 4409 9816  
 

 
 
SDC035-061-231848-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0052.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/JRMS2.3.RS.190314T0905Z.190914T0500Z.000000T0000Z.NR/  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE JAMES RIVER AT MITCHELL.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 08AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.53 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.00 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 19.5 FEET.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 20.0 FEET...THE HIGHER BANKS OVERFLOW.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4393 9812 4393 9798 4370 9789 4340 9763  
4338 9777 4351 9797  
 

 
 
SDC067-135-231848-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0333.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/SCOS2.1.ER.191022T0945Z.191025T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE JAMES RIVER NEAR SCOTLAND.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.04 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.00 FEET.  
* RECENT ACTIVITY...THE RIVER ROSE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE ON TUESDAY  
OCTOBER 22.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CREST NEAR 13.5 FEET BY FRIDAY OCTOBER 25  
THEN BEGIN FALLING.  
* 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  
 

 
 
SDC011-101-221519-  
/O.CAN.KFSD.FL.W.0334.000000T0000Z-191022T1449Z/  
/BRKS2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
949 AM CDT TUE OCT 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE BIG SIOUX RIVER NEAR BROOKINGS.  
* AT 08AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.48 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.00 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CREST BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 8.9 FEET  
FRIDAY OCTOBER 25.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 9.0 FEET...SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF PASTURE AND FARM  
LANDS BEGIN FLOODING ON THE LEFT BANK OF THE RIVER. THE ROAD SOUTH OF  
THE BROOKINGS WATER TREATMENT PLANT IS FLOODED, AS IS 217TH STREET  
BETWEEN 468TH AND 469TH AVENUES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4417 9678 4420 9675 4414 9659 4410 9658  
4410 9666 4411 9666  
 

 
 

 
LOCATION FLOOD LATEST OBSERVED MAXIMUM FORECAST RECENT OBSERVED  
STAGE STAGE TIME STAGE TIME CREST TIME  
 
MISSOURI RIVER  
GRWS2 30.0 32.31 TUE 9 AM 32.5 MON OCT 21  
MRVN1 24.0 24.92 TUE 9 AM 25.1 FRI OCT 18  
MRNN1 21.0 26.01 TUE 9 AM 26.2 WED OCT 16  
SPGS2 10.0 12.01 TUE 9 AM 12.1 TUE OCT 22  
 
JAMES RIVER  
HURS2 11.0 11.93 TUE 9 AM 12.3 THU OCT 17  
FORS2 12.0 13.64 TUE 9 AM 13.7 MON OCT 21  
JRMS2 17.0 19.53 TUE 9 AM 19.6 TUE OCT 22  
SCOS2 13.0 13.04 TUE 9 AM 13.5 THU 7 PM  
 
BIG SIOUX RIVER  
BRKS2 9.0 8.48 TUE 9 AM 8.9 FRI 1 PM  
 
MG  
 
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