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Today Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Verse of the Day

For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile.

Weather

Current Weather

71°F
Partly Cloudy

Condition Details

Retrieved Wed, Jul 17, 2019 6:14 am (CDT)
Temperature 71°F
High 89°F
Low 70°F
Feels Like 72°F
Wind From the E at 4 mph
Humidity 1%
Visibility 8 mi
Pressure 1009.83 mb
Sunrise 6:01 AM
Sunset 9:02 PM

Forecast

Today
Possible light rain in the morning and overnight.
High 89°F
Low 70°F
Tomorrow
Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.
High 89°F
Low 72°F
Friday
Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.
High 87°F
Low 72°F
Saturday
Light rain and humid throughout the day.
High 78°F
Low 66°F
Sunday
Light rain in the morning.
High 76°F
Low 64°F
Monday
Clear throughout the day.
High 70°F
Low 54°F
Tuesday
Clear throughout the day.
High 73°F
Low 55°F
Wednesday
Clear throughout the day.
High 76°F
Low 51°F

Alerts

Flood Warning

From Jul 16 9:43 AM
Until Jul 17 1:42 PM
Regions Plymouth, Sioux
Description ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Nebraska...South Dakota...Iowa... Missouri River Near Greenwood Missouri River Near Verdel Missouri River At Niobrara Missouri River At Springfield James River At Huron James River Near Forestburg James River At Mitchell James River Near Scotland James River Above Yankton Big Sioux River near Estelline Big Sioux River Near Bruce Big Sioux River Near Brookings Big Sioux River near Flandreau Big Sioux River near Egan Big Sioux River near Trent Big Sioux River near Dell Rapids Big Sioux River below Dell Rapids Big Sioux River At Sioux Falls I-90 Big Sioux River at Brandon Big Sioux River above Hawarden Big Sioux River At Akron Big Sioux River near Richland .The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest forecasts. The Flood Warning continues for The Big Sioux River above Hawarden.

* until further notice.

* At 08AM Tuesday the stage was 20.76 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 20.50 feet.

* Forecast...The river will crest near 20.9 feet by Friday July 19 then begin falling.

* At stages near 20.5 feet...Agricultural flooding begins on the South Dakota side of the river. &&

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

From Jul 17 4:50 AM
Until Jul 17 10:00 AM
Regions Buena Vista, Calhoun, Carroll, Cherokee, Clay, Crawford, Ida, Lyon, Monona, O'Brien, Plymouth, Pocahontas, Sac, Sioux, Woodbury
Description SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 514 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 AM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS IA . IOWA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE BUENA VISTA CALHOUN CARROLL CHEROKEE CLAY CRAWFORD IDA LYON MONONA O`BRIEN PLYMOUTH POCAHONTAS SAC SIOUX WOODBURY

Heat Advisory

From Jul 17 1:00 PM
Until Jul 17 8:00 PM
Regions Buena Vista, Cherokee, O'Brien, Sioux
Description ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING... The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM CDT this evening.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...In excess of 100 this afternoon, due to temperatures in the lower to mid 90s, and dewpoints in the lower to mid 70s. Heat index values may top 105 Thursday and Friday.

* TIMING...Wednesday afternoon through Friday.

* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

Excessive Heat Watch

From Jul 18 1:00 PM
Until Jul 19 8:00 PM
Regions Buena Vista, Cherokee, O'Brien, Sioux
Description ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING... The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM CDT this evening.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...In excess of 100 this afternoon, due to temperatures in the lower to mid 90s, and dewpoints in the lower to mid 70s. Heat index values may top 105 Thursday and Friday.

* TIMING...Wednesday afternoon through Friday.

* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during outdoor exertion or extended exposure.
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