Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
315 PM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...WIDESPREAD RAINFALL TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN AND EASTERN MINNESOTA
AND WESTERN WISCONSIN...

.A POWERFUL STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING WIDESPREAD RAINFALL ACROSS THE
UPPER MIDWEST. THE HEAVIEST RAIN WILL OCCUR IN SOUTHERN IOWA.
HOWEVER MODERATE RAINFALL IN SOUTHERN MN AND NEAR THE MN/WI BORDER
OVER SEVERAL HOURS COULD RESULT IN 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN...WITH UP
TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE. THIS WOULD LEAD TO PONDING OF WATER IN LOW
LYING AREAS AND INTERSECTIONS...WITH MORE SIGNIFICANT FLOODING
ISSUES POSSIBLE SHOULD GREATER PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS OCCUR.

MNZ070-076-077-082-083-092115-
/O.CAN.KMPX.FF.A.0008.140910T0000Z-140910T1500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DAKOTA-LE SUEUR-RICE-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURNSVILLE...LE SUEUR...FARIBAULT...
ST. JAMES...MANKATO
315 PM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND
SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA HAS BEEN CANCELLED. THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL
WILL BE SOUTH AND EAST OF THE AREA.

$$

MNZ078-084-085-091>093-WIZ015-016-023>028-100415-
/O.CON.KMPX.FF.A.0008.140910T0000Z-140910T1500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GOODHUE-WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-BARRON-RUSK-
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-CHIPPEWA-EAU CLAIRE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RED WING...WASECA...OWATONNA...
FAIRMONT...BLUE EARTH...ALBERT LEA...RICE LAKE...BARRON...
LADYSMITH...HUDSON...NEW RICHMOND...RIVER FALLS...PRESCOTT...
MENOMONIE...BOYCEVILLE...DURAND...PEPIN...CHIPPEWA FALLS...
BLOOMER...EAU CLAIRE...ALTOONA
315 PM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF MINNESOTA AND WISCONSIN...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...IN MINNESOTA...FARIBAULT...FREEBORN...GOODHUE...
  MARTIN...STEELE AND WASECA. IN WISCONSIN...BARRON...CHIPPEWA...
   DUNN...EAU CLAIRE...PEPIN...PIERCE...RUSK AND ST. CROIX.

* FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING

* RAINFALL TOTALS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

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.

&&

$$

JRB





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