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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:49 PM CDT on April 30, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on May 03, 2016


... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Ocheyedan river near Spencer.
* Until further notice.
* At 09pm Saturday the stage was 9.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 10.0 feet by Monday may 02
then begin falling.
* At stages near 10.5 feet... major agricultural flooding begins and
some County roads are also flooded.


Lat... Lon 4318 9540 4318 9533 4315 9520 4313 9513
          4312 9524 4315 9540


Location flood latest observed maximum forecast
         stage stage time stage time



1046 PM CDT Sat Apr 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Little Sioux river at Linn Grove.
* Until further notice.
* At 10pm Saturday the stage was 19.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 20.0 feet by Wednesday may 04
then begin falling.
* At stages near 20.0 feet... significant flooding of agricultural
land begins along this entire stretch of the river.


Lat... Lon 4302 9510 4299 9503 4287 9512 4288 9536
          4296 9543 4293 9520




1046 PM CDT Sat Apr 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Little Sioux river at Spencer.
* Until further notice.
* At 09pm Saturday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 13.2 feet by Monday may 02
then begin falling.
* At stages near 14.0 feet... city sewers in Spencer can begin to back
up. Highway 18 between Spencer and Dickens can start flooding if
flows on the tributary creeks are also very high.


Lat... Lon 4315 9518 4315 9512 4315 9505 4299 9503
          4302 9510 4310 9510




1046 PM CDT Sat Apr 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Little Sioux river above Spencer.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 10pm Saturday the stage was 10.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* At stages near 10.0 feet... minor flooding of agricultural lands
begins.


Lat... Lon 4329 9524 4328 9517 4324 9523 4315 9512
          4315 9518 4324 9529




1046 PM CDT Sat Apr 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Little Sioux river near Milford.
* Until further notice.
* At 09pm Saturday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* At stages near 14.0 feet... significant amounts of pasture and other
farm lands begin to flood.


Lat... Lon 4350 9533 4350 9526 4334 9519 4334 9516
          4328 9517 4329 9524




Record Report

Statement as of 1:28 AM CDT on May 01, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Sioux City IA...

a record rainfall of 1.59 inches was set at Sioux City IA
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 1.23 set in 2003.



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