719  
WGUS83 KFSD 171456  
FLSFSD  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
...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  
JAMES RIVER ABOVE YANKTON  
 
.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-SDC023-181855-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0216.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/GRWS2.2.ER.190601T2130Z.190620T0945Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR GREENWOOD.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 31.31 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 30.00 FEET.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 30.0 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS TO AFFECT SIGNIFICANT  
AMOUNTS OF AGRICULTURAL LAND.  
 

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

 
 
NEC107-SDC009-023-181855-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0251.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/MRVN1.1.ER.190712T1100Z.190729T0300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR VERDEL.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 24.32 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.00 FEET.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 24.0 FEET...SOME RECREATIONAL HOMES BETWEEN VERDEL  
AND NIOBRARA ARE IMPACTED BY FLOODING.  
 

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

 
 
NEC107-SDC009-181855-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0109.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/MRNN1.3.RS.190329T0300Z.190707T1000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER AT NIOBRARA.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 24.81 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-SDC009-181855-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0141.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/SPGS2.2.ER.190411T1410Z.190707T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER AT SPRINGFIELD.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.29 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.  
 

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

 
 
SDC005-181855-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0078.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/HURS2.3.RS.190321T0837Z.190425T1045Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE JAMES RIVER AT HURON.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.05 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.00 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 13.8 FEET  
BY 7 AM SUNDAY.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 14.0 FEET...NUMEROUS COUNTY AND TOWNSHIP ROADS IN  
BEADLE COUNTY WILL BE FLOODED.  
 

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

 
 
SDC111-181855-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0079.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/FORS2.3.RS.190320T0550Z.190425T1400Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE JAMES RIVER NEAR FORESTBURG.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.12 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.00 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 15.1 FEET  
BY 7 AM SUNDAY.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 15.0 FEET...MANY OF THE COUNTY ROADS IN THE AREA ARE  
IMPASSABLE, AND SOME ROADS ARE UNDER WATER FOR AS MUCH AS 1/2 MILE.  
 

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

 
 
SDC035-061-181855-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0052.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/JRMS2.3.RS.190314T0905Z.190524T1646Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE JAMES RIVER AT MITCHELL.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 08AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.21 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.00 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 21.1 FEET  
BY 7 AM SUNDAY.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 21.5 FEET...SHANNARD ROAD IS FLOODED.  
 

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

 
 
SDC067-135-181855-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0239.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/SCOS2.3.ER.190710T0318Z.190814T0545Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE JAMES RIVER NEAR SCOTLAND.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.71 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.00 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 15.8 FEET BY  
SATURDAY AUGUST 17. ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 16.0 FEET...APPROXIMATELY 22850 ACRES OF FARM LAND  
ARE FLOODED BETWEEN MITCHELL AND YANKTON.  
 

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

 
 
SDC135-181855-  
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0264.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/YNNS2.2.ER.000000T0000Z.190815T0801Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE JAMES RIVER ABOVE YANKTON.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.15 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.00 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 14.9 FEET  
BY 7 AM SUNDAY.  
* AT STAGES NEAR 16.0 FEET...SW JIM RIVER ROAD NEAR 301ST STREET  
FLOODS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4308 9750 4308 9736 4298 9731 4287 9722  
4287 9737 4298 9741  
 

 
 

 
LOCATION FLOOD LATEST OBSERVED RECENT OBSERVED  
STAGE STAGE TIME CREST TIME  
 
MISSOURI RIVER  
GRWS2 30.0 31.31 SAT 9 AM 31.6 SAT AUG 10  
MRVN1 24.0 24.32 SAT 9 AM 24.7 SUN AUG 11  
MRNN1 21.0 24.81 SAT 9 AM 25.3 SUN AUG 11  
SPGS2 10.0 11.29 SAT 9 AM  
 
JAMES RIVER  
HURS2 11.0 14.05 SAT 9 AM 15.2 WED AUG 07  
FORS2 12.0 15.12 SAT 9 AM 15.8 WED AUG 07  
JRMS2 17.0 21.21 SAT 9 AM 22.0 FRI AUG 09  
SCOS2 13.0 15.71 SAT 9 AM 16.3 WED AUG 14  
YNNS2 12.0 15.15 SAT 10 AM 15.6 THU AUG 15  
 
SG  
 
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