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Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State SOUTH DAKOTA
County/Area BRULE
WFO FSD
Begin Date 07/01/2011 00:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 8
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location CHAMBERLAIN ARPT
Begin Lat/Lon 43.92/-99.32
End Date 07/31/2011 23:59:00 CST-6
End Range 5
End Azimuth NNE
End Location CHAMBERLAIN ARPT
End Lat/Lon 43.86/-99.27
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Major to record Missouri River flooding continued in July with the flooding continuing to have major impacts. Populated areas evacuated before the month remained evacuated, with a few additional evacuations made. Damage continued to many homes, businesses, parks, recreation areas and other lowlands. Highest river levels were close to those in June, with a few record high stages set in July. A very slow general drop in the river began before the end of the month.
Event Narrative Flooding from upstream spring snowmelt and subsequent heavy rain continued at major to record levels through July. Lowlands along the river including several roads and recreational areas remained flooded. The river began a very slow general fall late in the month. The highest stage at Chamberlain was a record 10.1 feet above flood stage on July 8th.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UTICA YANKTON CO. SD 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ACADEMY CHARLES MIX CO. SD 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MECKLING CLAY CO. SD 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHAMBERLAIN ARPT BRULE CO. SD 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PERKINS BON HOMME CO. SD 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DIXON GREGORY CO. SD 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JUNCTION CITY UNION CO. SD 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K