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Winter Weather Statement
Issued: 3:48 AM CST Jan. 17, 2020 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect until 9 PM CST this
evening...
... Blizzard Warning in effect from 9 PM this evening to 6 PM CST
Saturday...

* what... for the Blizzard Warning, blizzard conditions expected.
Winds gusting as high as 50 mph. For the Winter Weather
Advisory, snow and blowing snow. Snow accumulations of up to
three inches. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph.

* Where... Brown and Spink counties.

* When... for the Blizzard Warning, from 9 PM this evening to 6
PM CST Saturday. For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 9 PM
CST this evening.

* Impacts... plan on slippery Road conditions. Areas of blowing
snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous
conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Gusty
winds could bring down tree branches. The dangerously cold wind
chills as low as 30 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed
skin in as little as 10 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Travel should be restricted to emergencies only. If you must
travel, have a winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded,
stay with your vehicle.

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest Road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.







Flood Warning
Issued: 9:34 AM CST Jan. 16, 2020 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the James River at Ashton.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:45 am Thursday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will remain above flood stage for the next
several weeks.
* At 16.5 feet... the water overtops the bridge 3 miles north and 1
1/2 mile east of Ashton.




Lat... Lon 4515 9835 4496 9845 4492 9852 4497 9854
          4515 9845





934 am CST Thu Jan 16 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
the James River near Stratford.
* Until further notice.
* At 5:30 am Thursday the stage was 17.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will remain above flood stage for the next
several weeks.
* At 17.5 feet... the water reaches the bottom of the bridge 2 miles
north of the gauge.




Lat... Lon 4552 9818 4515 9835 4515 9845 4552 9830





Flood Watch / Flood Statement
Issued: 6:58 PM CDT Sep. 11, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central South Dakota and northeast South Dakota,
including the following areas, in central South Dakota,
Buffalo and hand. In northeast South Dakota, Clark, Codington,
Deuel, Grant, Hamlin, and Spink.

* Through Thursday morning

* thunderstorms are expected tonight. Rainfall will be moderate to
heavy, with one to three inches possible within a short period
of time late this evening into the overnight hours. With
existing wet soil conditions, flash flooding is possible.

* Rapid rises in streams and creeks as well as urban flooding are
the major hazards.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flood Watch / Flood Statement
Issued: 6:58 PM CDT Sep. 11, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central South Dakota and northeast South Dakota,
including the following areas, in central South Dakota,
Buffalo and hand. In northeast South Dakota, Clark, Codington,
Deuel, Grant, Hamlin, and Spink.

* Through Thursday morning

* thunderstorms are expected tonight. Rainfall will be moderate to
heavy, with one to three inches possible within a short period
of time late this evening into the overnight hours. With
existing wet soil conditions, flash flooding is possible.

* Rapid rises in streams and creeks as well as urban flooding are
the major hazards.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




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