Union Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 1:10 PM CDT Oct. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Big Sioux River near Richland.
* Until further notice.
* At 12pm Tuesday the stage was 1119.36 feet.
* Flood stage is 1117.00 feet.
* At stages near 1119 feet... widespread flooding of crop and pasture
land begins.


Lat... Lon 4278 9665 4277 9659 4273 9660 4268 9655
          4264 9661 4270 9666




110 PM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Big Sioux River at Akron.
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 12pm Tuesday the stage was 18.20 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.00 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Friday October 19.
* At stages near 17.0 feet... about 6500 acres of farm land are
flooded.


Lat... Lon 4291 9658 4291 9649 4281 9654 4277 9659
          4278 9665




110 PM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Big Sioux River above Hawarden.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 12pm Tuesday the stage was 21.75 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.50 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Thursday October 18.
* At stages near 20.5 feet... agricultural flooding begins on the
South Dakota side of the river.


Lat... Lon 4308 9654 4308 9641 4302 9646 4291 9649
          4291 9658




Local Radar

Click to Enlarge

Nearby Radar Stations