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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:36 AM CDT May. 27, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Tuesday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northwestern South Dakota, south central South
Dakota, southwestern South Dakota, and the Black Hills of
South Dakota, including the following areas, in northwestern
South Dakota, Butte, Ziebach, the northern foot hills, the
northern Meade County plains, the southern Meade County
plains, and the Sturgis/Piedmont foot hills. In south central
South Dakota, Mellette, Todd, and Tripp. In southwestern South
Dakota, Bennett, Haakon, Jackson, Oglala Lakota, the Custer
County plains, the Fall River County plains, the Hermosa foot
hills, the Pennington County plains, the Rapid City area, and
the southern foot hills. In the Black Hills of South Dakota,
the central Black Hills, the northern Black Hills, and the
southern Black Hills.

* Through late Tuesday night

* moderate to locally heavy precipitation will develop today and
continue through Tuesday, with total rainfall amounts of 1 to 2
inches expected. Locally higher amounts are possible. Grounds
are already saturated from recent precipitation, with additional
precipitation quickly running into rivers and streams.

* Many rivers and streams are running near bankfull with some
areas of minor flooding. Additional rainfall will result in
rapid rises on rivers and streams.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible along rivers and
creeks. If you are in the watch area, take time to move
livestock, equipment, and other property from low lying areas
before flooding occurs. Monitor NOAA Weather Radio and local
media for updated forecasts and be ready to quickly move to
higher ground if rising water levels are observed or a warning is
issued.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:36 AM CDT May. 27, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Tuesday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northwestern South Dakota, south central South
Dakota, southwestern South Dakota, and the Black Hills of
South Dakota, including the following areas, in northwestern
South Dakota, Butte, Ziebach, the northern foot hills, the
northern Meade County plains, the southern Meade County
plains, and the Sturgis/Piedmont foot hills. In south central
South Dakota, Mellette, Todd, and Tripp. In southwestern South
Dakota, Bennett, Haakon, Jackson, Oglala Lakota, the Custer
County plains, the Fall River County plains, the Hermosa foot
hills, the Pennington County plains, the Rapid City area, and
the southern foot hills. In the Black Hills of South Dakota,
the central Black Hills, the northern Black Hills, and the
southern Black Hills.

* Through late Tuesday night

* moderate to locally heavy precipitation will develop today and
continue through Tuesday, with total rainfall amounts of 1 to 2
inches expected. Locally higher amounts are possible. Grounds
are already saturated from recent precipitation, with additional
precipitation quickly running into rivers and streams.

* Many rivers and streams are running near bankfull with some
areas of minor flooding. Additional rainfall will result in
rapid rises on rivers and streams.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible along rivers and
creeks. If you are in the watch area, take time to move
livestock, equipment, and other property from low lying areas
before flooding occurs. Monitor NOAA Weather Radio and local
media for updated forecasts and be ready to quickly move to
higher ground if rising water levels are observed or a warning is
issued.





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