Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Flash Flood Warning

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
455 PM CDT Tue Jul 5 2022

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Southwestern Cottonwood County in southwestern Minnesota...
West Central Jackson County in southwestern Minnesota...
Southern Murray County in southwestern Minnesota...
Northern Nobles County in southwestern Minnesota...
Southern Pipestone County in southwestern Minnesota...
Rock County in southwestern Minnesota...
Southeastern Moody County in east central South Dakota...
Northeastern Minnehaha County in southeastern South Dakota...

* Until 800 PM CDT.

* At 455 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Between 1 and 3 inches of rain
have fallen. The expected rainfall rate is 1 to 2 inches in 1
hour. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in
the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin
shortly.

HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

SOURCE...Radar.

IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban
areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as
other poor drainage and low-lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
Luverne, Slayton, Fulda, Adrian, Edgerton, Garretson, Valley
Springs, Jasper, Brewster, Leota, Wilmont, Beaver Creek, Chandler,
Lismore, Hardwick, Trosky, Sherman, Blue Mounds State Park,
Palisades State Park and Magnolia.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Please report observed flooding to local emergency services or law
enforcement and request they pass this information to the National
Weather Service when you can do so safely.

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LAT...LON 4388 9645 4396 9608 4400 9544 4370 9544
4353 9643 4355 9645 4384 9665

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED
EXPECTED RAINFALL RATE...1-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR