Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1022 AM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MINNESOTA...

  MINNESOTA RIVER AT MONTEVIDEO AFFECTING CHIPPEWA...LAC QUI PARLE AND
  YELLOW MEDICINE COUNTIES

  MINNESOTA RIVER AT SAVAGE AFFECTING DAKOTA...HENNEPIN AND SCOTT
  COUNTIES

  MINNESOTA RIVER NEAR JORDAN AFFECTING CARVER AND SCOTT COUNTIES

.OVERVIEW...PRECIPITATION DURING THE NEXT TWENTY FOUR HOURS WILL
VARY FROM A FEW TENTHS OF AN INCH...TO NEAR ONE INCH ACROSS THE REGION.
CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED TO BE DRY TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. WATER
LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO SLOWLY DROP ACROSS ALL MAIN STEM AND
SMALLER RIVERS INTO AT LEAST THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

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.

&&

MNC023-073-173-082122-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-140710T0600Z/
/MVOM5.2.ER.140617T1400Z.140624T2330Z.140709T1200Z.NO/
1022 AM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MINNESOTA RIVER AT MONTEVIDEO.
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
* AT  9:00 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL AND DROP BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...LOW LYING AREAS AND SOME ROADS ALONG THE
  RIVER BEGIN FLOODING, ALONG WITH SOME BASEMENTS OF HOUSES ALONG THE
  RIVER.

&&

LAT...LON 4503 9578 4492 9562 4486 9570 4497 9587

$$

MNC019-139-080600-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-140708T0600Z/
/JDNM5.2.ER.140619T2143Z.140625T1300Z.140707T1335Z.NR/
1022 AM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MINNESOTA RIVER NEAR JORDAN.
* UNTIL LATE TONIGHT.
* AT  8:45 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 25.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 25.0 FEET...LOW LYING AREAS AND SOME ROADS ALONG THE
  RIVER BEGIN TO FLOOD AND PRIVATE SANITARY SEWERS MAY EXPERIENCE
  PROBLEMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4466 9382 4460 9378 4474 9354 4479 9363 4473 9366

$$

MNC037-053-139-082121-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-140711T0000Z/
/SAVM5.3.ER.000000T0000Z.140626T0800Z.140710T0600Z.NO/
1022 AM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MINNESOTA RIVER AT SAVAGE.
* UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT  9:00 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 704.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 702.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL AND DROP BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 702.0 FEET...BARGE LOADING STOPS AT PORT CARGILL. WATER
  BEGIN TO IMPACT BLACK DOG ROAD IN BURNSVILLE.
* IMPACT...AT 700.0 FEET...FLOOD WATERS BEGIN TO COVER TRAILS AT FORT
  SNELLING STATE PARK AS WELL AS LOW PARTS ON THE BLOOMINGTON FERRY
  BRIDGE TRAIL JUST EAST OF US 169.
* IMPACT...AT 698.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO ENCROACH ON LOW SPOTS ON
  TRAILS IN FORT SNELLING PARKS.

&&

LAT...LON 4484 9348 4484 9330 4491 9322 4482 9312 4473 9342

$$



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