Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1004 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

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

  South Fork Crow River from Mayer to Watertown in Carver County
  South Fork Crow River at Delano in Wright County

.Overview...

This river forecast is based on very heavy precipitation
that fell last Wednesday Night and Thursday over the South Fork
Crow River basin, and 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.

&&

MNC019-182104-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160823T0600Z/
/MAYM5.1.ER.160815T1722Z.160818T0600Z.160823T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

...Flood Warning now expected to end late Monday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The South Fork Crow River below Mayer.
* until late Monday night.
* At  9:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.5 feet by
  after midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood stage
  Monday evening.
* Impact...At 13.5 feet...Flooding affects Vega Avenue between Carver
  County Road 32 and 86th Street; 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 County Road
  30 and 78th Street; Vega Avenue between County Road 33 and
  94th Street; and the intersection of Union Avenue and 82nd Street.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...County Road 123 is closed north of
  Highway 7 to 42nd Street.

&&

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

$$

MNC171-182104-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0008.160818T2000Z-160822T1800Z/
/DELM5.1.ER.160818T2000Z.160819T1800Z.160822T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

...Flood Warning now expected to end Monday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The South Fork Crow River at Delano.
* from Thursday afternoon to Monday afternoon.
* At  9:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.5 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 17.0 feet by Friday early afternoon.the
  river will fall below flood stage by Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 16.9 feet...Storms sewers may need plugging to prevent
  river water from backing up into city streets.
* Impact...At 15.4 feet...Water begins encroaching on Mill Avenue
  north of Watertown.
* Impact...At 14.9 feet...Minor basement flooding may begin to occur
  at homes closest to the river.
* Impact...At 13.9 feet...County Road 123 between Mayer and
  Watertown becomes flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4498 9390 4498 9377 4507 9370 4510 9380

$$
ETA



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