Haakon Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 2:56 AM MDT May. 27, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
north central Haakon County in west central South Dakota...
southern Ziebach County in west central South Dakota...
northeastern Meade County in west central South Dakota...

* until 845 PM MDT Monday.

* Thunderstorms Sunday evening resulted in around 4 inches of rain
in a very short period of time. Flooding is expected on creeks and
streams in the area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cherry Creek, Red Scaffold, intersection of Highway 63 and bia Road
8, Durkee Lake, takini school and intersection of Cherry Creek and
Sunnybrook roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 4496 10114 4470 10114 4457 10148 4456 10189
      4497 10241 4500 10163


Pojorlie



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.





Local Radar

Click to Enlarge

Nearby Radar Stations