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WGUS83 KMPX 201548
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1048 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota...

  South Fork Crow River from Mayer to Watertown affecting Carver
  County

  Crow River at Rockford affecting Hennepin and Wright Counties

.Overview...This river forecast is based on very heavy precipitation
that fell during the past week over the South Fork of the Crow River
basin, and it also includes all forecast precipitation for the next
24 hours.

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.

&&

MNC019-212148-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160826T1500Z/
/MAYM5.1.ER.160815T1722Z.160820T1800Z.160826T0900Z.NO/
1048 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...Flood Warning now expected to end Friday morning...The Flood
Warning continues for

  The South Fork Crow River from Mayer to Watertown.
* until Friday morning.
* At 10:30 AM Saturday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.9 feet by this
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Friday morning.
* Impact...At 14.5 feet...The bridge on 84th Street is closed.  Road
  closures include 42nd Street between Tacoma Avenue and County Road
  123; County road 23 north of Mayer and County Road 27 in Watertown;
  and County Road 32 from County Road 135 to Vega Avenue.
* Impact...At 13.5 feet...Flooding affects Vega Avenue between Carver
  County Road 32 and 86th Street; Carver County Road 30 is closed
  west of Yancy Avenue to McLeod County line.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flooding affects Mill Avenue from Watertown
  to the Wright County line; Yancy Avenue between Carver County Road
  30 and 78th Street; Vega Avenue between Carver County Road 33 and
  94th Street; and the intersection of Union Avenue and 82nd Street.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Carver County Road 123 is closed north of
  Highway 7 to 42nd Street.

&&

LAT...LON 4498 9390 4498 9377 4483 9390 4486 9399

$$

MNC053-171-212148-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-160826T0000Z/
/RKFM5.1.ER.000000T0000Z.160822T0000Z.160825T0600Z.NO/
1048 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...Flood Warning now expected to end Thursday evening...The Flood
Warning continues for

  The Crow River at Rockford.
* until Thursday evening.
* At  9:45 AM Saturday the stage was 10.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.7 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Low lying areas and some roads along the
  river begin to experience flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 4510 9380 4523 9367 4525 9357 4521 9353 4507 9370

$$




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