Akron, IA (51001)

1:01 AM CDT on June 23, 2018 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 1122 ft 42.76 °N, 96.69 °W | Updated 2 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
61.6 °F
Feels Like 61.6 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 2.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:48 AM 9:08 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 78% visible
METAR KLRJ 230555Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 17/17 A2983 RMK AO2
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:48 AM 9:08 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 78% visible
METAR KLRJ 230555Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 17/17 A2983 RMK AO2

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:52 PM CDT Jun. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Big Sioux River above Hawarden.
* Until late Wednesday night.
* At 8 PM Friday the stage was 34.01 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.50 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to 34.3 feet by Saturday
morning June 23.


Lat... Lon 4308 9654 4308 9641 4302 9646 4291 9649
          4291 9658




952 PM CDT Fri Jun 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Floyd river at Merrill.
* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At 7 PM Friday the stage was estimated at 13.80 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.00 feet.
* Recent activity... the river rose above flood stage on Friday June
22.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Saturday June 23.
* At stages near 14.0 feet... approximately 1600 acres of farm land
are flooded.


Lat... Lon 4275 9623 4275 9618 4269 9624 4263 9627
          4263 9631 4272 9627




952 PM CDT Fri Jun 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Big Sioux River near Richland.
* Until further notice.
* At 8 PM Friday the stage was 1118.81 feet.
* Flood stage is 1117.00 feet.
* At stages near 1119 feet... widespread flooding of crop and pasture
land begins.


Lat... Lon 4278 9665 4277 9659 4273 9660 4268 9655
          4264 9661 4270 9666




952 PM CDT Fri Jun 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Big Sioux River at Akron.
* Until Thursday afternoon.
* At 8 PM Friday the stage was 21.03 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.00 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to 23.7 feet by Sunday June 24.
* At stages near 23.2 feet... levee gates at Riverside in Sioux City
will be closed.


Lat... Lon 4291 9658 4291 9649 4281 9654 4277 9659
          4278 9665




603 am CDT Fri Jun 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Floyd river at Le Mars.
* Until Sunday morning.
* At 08pm Thursday the stage was 15.00 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.00 feet.
* At stages near 22.0 feet... approximately 1400 acres of farm land
are flooded.


Lat... Lon 4291 9610 4291 9603 4282 9614 4275 9618
          4275 9623 4282 9620