Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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WGUS83 KMPX 090101
FLSMPX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
801 PM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

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

  MINNESOTA RIVER AT MONTEVIDEO AFFECTING CHIPPEWA...LAC QUI PARLE AND
  YELLOW MEDICINE COUNTIES
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MINNESOTA..
  MINNESOTA RIVER AT SAVAGE AFFECTING DAKOTA...HENNEPIN AND SCOTT
  COUNTIES

.OVERVIEW...MAINLY DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY. RIVER
LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO SLOWLY DROP ACROSS ALL MAIN STEM AND
SMALLER RIVERS FOR 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.

&&

MNC023-073-173-100701-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-140710T2100Z/
/MVOM5.2.ER.140617T1400Z.140624T2330Z.140710T0300Z.NO/
801 PM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MINNESOTA RIVER AT MONTEVIDEO.
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  7:00 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.6 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  WEDNESDAY EVENING.
* 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

$$

MNC037-053-139-100701-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-140711T0000Z/
/SAVM5.3.ER.000000T0000Z.140626T0800Z.140710T0600Z.NO/
801 PM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MINNESOTA RIVER AT SAVAGE.
* UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT  7:00 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 702.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 702.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  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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