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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:40 PM CDT on April 28, 2016

Expires 2:40 AM EDT on April 30, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Little Sioux river at Cherokee.
* Until further notice.
* At 8pm Thursday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Recent activity... the river rose above flood stage on Thursday
April 28.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 18.0 feet by Friday April 29
then begin falling.
* At stages near 18.0 feet... Cherokee City park begins to flood on
the South Bank of the river.


Lat... Lon 4296 9543 4291 9539 4265 9557 4256 9569
          4256 9578 4270 9564


Location flood latest observed maximum forecast
         stage stage time stage time

Vermillion river
wkas2 14.0 14.39 Thu 1 PM 15.2 Fri 7 am

Big Sioux River
hawi4 15.0 12.23 Thu 9 am 16.1 Sat 1 PM
akri4 16.0 14.55 Thu 9 PM 16.6 sun 1 am

Ocheyedan river
spoi4 8.0 9.09 Thu 9 PM 9.2 Fri 7 am

Little Sioux river
mifi4 12.0 12.53 Thu 8 PM e12.7 Fri 1 am
lssi4 10.0 10.32 Thu 9 PM 10.4 Fri 1 am
spwi4 10.0 11.51 Thu 8 PM 12.0 Fri 7 am
lnni4 18.0 18.74 Thu 9 PM 19.2 sun 7 PM


Record Report

Statement as of 1:23 AM CDT on April 28, 2016



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

a record rainfall of 1.35 inches was set at Sioux City IA
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 1.21 set in 1955.



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Illinois - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Maine - Record Report
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