Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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WGUS83 KMPX 221524
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
924 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...

  Chippewa River at Durand affecting Buffalo and Pepin Counties

.Overview...Runoff from snowmelt and rainfall on Monday of between one
half and one inch onto frozen ground will continue to produce rising
water levels on the Chippewa River. The National Weather Service will
continue to monitor this developing situation and issue followup
statements as conditions or forecasts change.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.  Turn Around...Don`t Drown.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your local radio or TV station
for the latest information concerning this flood event.

&&

WIC011-091-232124-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0002.170223T1330Z-170228T0600Z/
/DURW3.1.ER.170223T1330Z.170225T0600Z.170227T1200Z.NO/
924 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

...Flood Warning now expected to end late Monday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Chippewa River at Durand.
* from Thursday morning to late Monday night.
* At  8:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
  to rise to near 14.8 feet by early Saturday morning.the river will
  fall below flood stage by Monday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...The basements of businesses along the river
  begin to flood.
* Impact...At 12.5 feet...River Street in downtown Durand begins to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4456 9209 4471 9201 4479 9183 4471 9177 4455 9198

$$



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