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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:13 AM CDT Sep. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Vermillion river near Vermillion.
* From Tuesday afternoon to late Wednesday night.
* At 08am Saturday the stage was 13.16 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.00 feet.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 21.1 feet on Tuesday September 25.
* At stages near 21.0 feet... water reaches the bottom of the bridge
on University Road near 312th street, significant agricultural
flooding begins, and a few farm houses are affected by high water.


Lat... Lon 4291 9701 4291 9690 4285 9686 4278 9689
          4273 9684 4274 9696




1013 am CDT Sat Sep 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Vermillion river near Wakonda.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At 08am Saturday the stage was 13.78 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.00 feet.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 17.0 feet by Monday
September 24.
* At stages near 17.0 feet... Highway 19 south of Centerville is
flooded. Water reaches the bottom of the bridge on 302nd street east
of Colfax Corner, and many of the levees will start to be overtopped
with approximately 25000 acres flooded between Davis and Vermillion.


Lat... Lon 4310 9703 4310 9694 4291 9690 4291 9701
          4295 9700 4300 9704




1235 am CDT Sat Sep 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
southwestern Lyon County in northwestern Iowa...
Sioux County in northwestern Iowa...
Clay County in northwestern Iowa...
O'Brien County in northwestern Iowa...
northern Clay County in southeastern South Dakota...
Lincoln County in southeastern South Dakota...
Yankton County in southeastern South Dakota...
Turner County in southeastern South Dakota...
northern Union County in southeastern South Dakota...
Hutchinson County in southeastern South Dakota...

* until 1230 am CDT Sunday.

* Some secondary roads continue to be flooded across extreme
southeast South Dakota and extreme northwest Iowa due to recent
very heavy rainfall.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Yankton, Spencer in Clay County, Sioux Center, Orange City,
Sheldon, Canton, Hawarden, Beresford, Parker, Harrisburg, Tea, Rock
Valley, Hull, Lennox, Hartley, Sanborn, Freeman, Alton, Paullina
and Primghar.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Lat... Lon 4292 9495 4291 9764 4317 9764 4317 9787
      4350 9787 4347 9680 4325 9585 4322 9494
      4312 9492


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