January 27, 2022

Emergency Management

Emergency Management Coordinator – Dave Ackerman

Emergency Management Coordinator
Dave Ackerman
E-Mail: [email protected]

Phone: 605-439-3400
Fax: 605-439-3632

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 158
Leola, SD 57456

Hours: Monday – Friday: 8 am – 5 pm

Current LEPC Board
Approved by the McPherson Co. Commissioners

Tim Serr, Dave Ackerman, Delmar Metzger, Doug Hatlewick, Michael Schwingler, Wes Hilgemann, Travis Mehlhaff, Casey Jundt, Jackie Rau, and Karl Moser

McPherson County is in the process of updating our Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan.
If you have any comments or revisions to the following draft please pass them on to the Emergency Management Department/Sheriff’s Office

2019 McPherson PDM




SOUTH DAKOTA GRASSLAND FIRE MAP (NWS product) is found here: South Dakota Grassland Fire Map

SEVERE WEATHER OUTLOOK (Storm Prediction Center product) is found here: SPC Convective Outlook

Latest Watches, Warnings, & Advisories (NWS product) is found here: NWS Forecast Office Aberdeen,SD

SAFE TRAVEL USA (SD DOT): http://www.safetravelusa.com/sd/


Link to the State of South Dakota L.E.P.C. Webpage

Severe Weather Preparedness Guide