Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
211 PM CDT FRI APR 11 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN WISCONSIN...

  CHIPPEWA RIVER AT DURAND AFFECTING BUFFALO AND PEPIN COUNTIES

.THIS RIVER FORECAST IS BASED ON CURRENT SNOWMELT AND FORECAST
PRECIPITATION OF ABOUT A HALF INCH TO ONE INCH THROUGH SATURDAY
NIGHT.  THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL 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.

&&

WIC011-091-130111-
/O.NEW.KMPX.FL.W.0001.140412T1330Z-140417T0000Z/
/DURW3.1.RS.140412T1330Z.140413T1800Z.140416T0600Z.NO/
211 PM CDT FRI APR 11 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE CHIPPEWA RIVER AT DURAND.
* FROM SATURDAY MORNING TO WEDNESDAY EVENING.
* AT  1:45 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.0 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 14.1 FEET BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LOW LYING ROADWAYS ARE ALREADY BECOMING IMPASSABLE.
  AT 13 FEET...BASEMENT FLOODING NEAR THE RIVER IN DURAND BECOMES
  LIKELY.
&&

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

$$




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