Flood Warning Issued For Little Sioux River West Of Milford

Thu 3-5-2020

(Milford)-- The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for the Little Sioux River west of Milford. 

Flood stage there is 12.0 feet. Forecasters say the river Wednesday evening in that area was measured at 12.04 feet.

Forecasts call for the Little Sioux at that location to remain near or slightly above flood stage the next several days, but they say it should remain below 13 feet. 

At stages near 12 feet, officials say minor flooding of low lying agricultural lands begins and water reaches 190th Avenue near 240th Street.