Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1004 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 INTO WEST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN. AN ABNORMALLY HIGH WATER CONTENT IN THE
ATMOSPHERE...COMBINED WITH AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT FROM THE
DAKOTAS...WILL CREATE CONDITIONS TO SUPPORT FLASH FLOODING.

MNZ043>045-050-052-053-WIZ014>016-231100-
/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
1004 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
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. IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  BARRON...POLK AND RUSK.

* FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON 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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