Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
306 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...FLOODING POTENTIAL INCREASING SATURDAY...

.A FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND
EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...AS WELL AS PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.
CONDITIONS ARE BECOMING CONDUCIVE FOR ANOTHER HEAVY RAINFALL EVENT
THAT MAY AFFECT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA...AND INTO WEST
CENTRAL WISCONSIN. AN ABNORMALLY HIGH WATER CONTENT IN THE
ATMOSPHERE...COMBINED WITH A FRONTAL BOUNDARY...WILL CREATE
CONDITIONS TO SUPPORT FLASH FLOODING.

MNZ043>045-050-052-053-WIZ014>016-230500-
/O.NEW.KMPX.FF.A.0005.160723T1700Z-160724T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-BENTON-ISANTI-CHISAGO-POLK-BARRON-
RUSK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LITTLE FALLS...PRINCETON...MORA...
FOLEY...CAMBRIDGE...CENTER CITY...OSCEOLA...RICE LAKE...LADYSMITH
306 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST
  WISCONSIN...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN MINNESOTA...
  BENTON...CHISAGO...ISANTI...KANABEC...MILLE LACS AND MORRISON.
  IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...BARRON...POLK AND RUSK.

* FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* DUE TO RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL...COMBINED WITH THE POTENTIAL OF
  HIGH RAINFALL RATES...WITH LEAD TO AN INCREASE FLOODING THREAT
  IN THE WATCH AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

JLT



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