Flood Warning

…The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South

Big Sioux River Near Brookings
Big Sioux River below Dell Rapids
Big Sioux River At Sioux Falls North Cliff
Big Sioux River above Hawarden
Big Sioux River At Akron
Little Sioux River near Milford
Little Sioux River at Spencer
Little Sioux River At Linn Grove
James River At Huron
James River Near Forestburg
James River At Mitchell
James River Near Scotland
James River Above Yankton
Missouri River At Niobrara
Missouri River At Springfield
Big Sioux River near Estelline
Big Sioux River Near Bruce
Big Sioux River near Flandreau
Big Sioux River near Egan
Big Sioux River near Trent
Big Sioux River near Dell Rapids
Big Sioux River At Sioux Falls I-90
Big Sioux River at Brandon
Big Sioux River near Canton
Big Sioux River at Fairview
Big Sioux River near Richland
Split Rock Creek Below Jasper
West Fork Des Moines River near Avoca
West Fork Des Moines River Near Windom

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest
The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sioux River near Canton.
* until further notice.
* At 09AM Monday the stage was 1238.12 feet.
* Flood stage is 1235.00 feet.
* At stages near 1238 feet…Nearly all crop and pasture land in the
1/2 mile wide flood plain will be inundated.

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

Additional information is available at


Flood Warning

The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a * Flood Warning for… Rain and Snowmelt in… Monona County in west central Iowa… Madison County in northeastern Nebraska… Burt County in east central Nebraska… Colfax County in northeastern Nebraska… Platte County in northeastern Nebraska… Southern Pierce County in northeastern Nebraska… Antelope County in northeastern Nebraska… Northwestern Saunders County in east central Nebraska… Wayne County in northeastern Nebraska… Cuming County in northeastern Nebraska… Dodge County in east central Nebraska… Thurston County in northeastern Nebraska… Butler County in east central Nebraska… Boone County in northeastern Nebraska… Stanton County in northeastern Nebraska… * Until 145 PM CDT Wednesday. * At 741 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated 1 to 1.5 inches of rain over the warned region in the last 3 hours. This rain along with snowmelt was resulting in significant flooding along area streams and roadways. Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will only worsen the flooding through noon today. * Some locations that will experience flooding include… Norfolk, Columbus, Schuyler, Wayne, West Point, Onawa, David City, Madison, Pierce, Tekamah, Albion, Neligh, Stanton, Wakefield, Battle Creek, North Bend, Wisner, Pender, Scribner and Lyons.

River Flood Warning

The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a flood warning for the Missouri River at Decatur from Friday afternoon to Sunday morning or until the warning is cancelled.

At 2:00 p.m. today the stage was 26.5 feet or 8.5 feet below flood state. Flood stage is 35 feet.

Minor flooding is forecast. Rise above flood stage by Friday afternoon and continue to rise to near 36.1 feet by Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.This will impact local marinas, boat docks and low lying areas.

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