Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
513 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...FLASH FLOOD POTENTIAL THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
AND EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA AS WELL AS PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN FOR THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. SEVERAL ROUNDS OF
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE WATCH AREA THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT. AN ABNORMALLY HIGH WATER CONTENT IN THE
ATMOSPHERE...COMBINED WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERAL ROUNDS OF
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG WITH RECENT RAINFALL...WILL CREATE CONDITIONS
SUPPORTIVE FOR FLASH FLOODING.

MNZ043>045-050-052-053-WIZ014>016-231815-
/O.CON.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
513 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT TODAY
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

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

* FROM NOON CDT TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL...COMBINED WITH THE POTENTIAL OF HIGH
  RAINFALL RATES EXPECTED DURING THIS UPCOMING EVENT...WILL LEAD
  TO AN INCREASE THE 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.

&&

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