Hydrometeorological Discussion
Issued by NWS North Central River Forecast Center

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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL FORECAST DISCUSSION
NWS NORTH CENTRAL RIVER FORECAST CENTER TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1126 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...PRECIPITATION...

DURING THE LAST 24 HOURS SHOWERS ACROSS NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA..
NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND NORTHERN MICHIGAN DROPPED UP TO A THIRD OF
AN INCH OF RAIN.  THUNDERSTORMS FORMED NEAR THE IOWA/MISSOURI
BORDER LEAVING NEARLY TWO INCHES OF RAIN NEAR THE EASTERN PORTION
OF THE BORDER.  UP TO HALF AN INCH FELL ALONG THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER IN NORTHEASTERN MISSOURI.

DURING THE NEXT WEEK RAIN IS FORECAST ACROSS OUR ENTIRE SERVICE
AREA.  DURING THE NEXT 24 HOURS UP TO A QUARTER INCH IS FORECAST
OVER PORTIONS OF MINNESOTA.. WISCONSIN.. IOWA AND NORTHERN
ILLINOIS.

DURING THE REST OF THE WEEK WE ARE EXPECTING UP TO TWO INCHES OF
RAIN OVER ILLINOIS.. NORTHERN MISSOURI AND WESTERN IOWA.

...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...

THERE IS CURRENTLY NO SIGNIFICANT FLOODING WITHIN THE NCRFC AREA.
MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING CONTINUES ON THE ILLINOIS RIVER IN
ILLINOIS. HAVANA AND BEARDSTOWN ARE THE ONLY TWO LOCATIONS STILL
ABOVE MODERATE AS THE RIVER IS SLOWLY RECEDING.  THE WHOLE RIVER
SHOULD FALL BELOW MODERATE EARLY NEXT WEEK BARRING ANY ADDITIONAL
LARGE RAINFALL EVENTS.

THE U.S. DROUGHT MONITOR INDICATES A FEW ISOLATED AREAS OF
ABNORMALLY DRY CONDITIONS IN THE ARROWHEAD OF MINNESOTA... THE
GREEN BAY AREA OF WISCONSIN... AND NORTHERN PARTS OF MICHAGN.
GREEN BAY IS NEARLY FIVE INCHES BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR
THE YEAR.  SEE HTTP://WWW.DROUGHTMONITOR.UNL.EDU FOR MORE
INFORMATION.

FOR ADDITIONAL AND MORE IN-DEPTH INFORMATION CONCERNING RIVER
FORECASTS...PRECIPITATION AND ALL HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL INFORMATION
IN THE NCRFC AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY...PLEASE REFER TO THE NCRFC
WEB PAGE AT:     HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NCRFC


EMERGENCY CALL BACK LIST: SDB ... JDT ... BAC

IF NO RESPONSE FROM THIS LIST... CALL THE DOH...SCH OR HIC.


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...BAC/JDT...





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