Hydrometeorological Discussion
Issued by NWS North Central River Forecast Center

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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL FORECAST DISCUSSION
NWS NORTH CENTRAL RIVER FORECAST CENTER TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1004 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...PRECIPITATION...

OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS RAINFALL MOVED ACROSS IOWA... MISSOURI...
AND ILLINOIS INTO INDIANA.  SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCED
UPWARDS OF TWO TO THREE INCHES OF PRECIPITATION IN ISOLATED AREAS.

RAINFALL ALSO MOVED INTO NORTH DAKOTA OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS AND
IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE... AND MOVE INTO MINNESOTA.  HEAVIEST
AMOUNTS OF FORECAST RAINFALL IN THE NEXT 24 HOURS ARE AROUND TWO
AND A HALF INCHES IN THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF NORTH DAKOTA.
ABOUT THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH OF RAIN IS EXPECTED OVER MOST OF
MINNESOTA.

...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...

MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING CONTINUES ON THE ILLINOIS RIVER.
THE ILLINOIS RIVER AT MEREDOSIA HAS BEEN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE SINCE
JUNE 16TH.

THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CHESTER... ILLINOIS... IS ABOVE FLOOD
STAGE AND SLOWLY FALLING.  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CHESTER HAS
BEEN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE SINCE JUNE 8TH.

IN NORTHERN INDIANA... THE NORTH BRANCH OF THE ELKHART RIVER AT
COSPERVILLE CONTINUES TO SLOWLY RECEDE AND SHOULD FALL BELOW
MODERATE FLOOD LEVELS LATER THIS WEEK.

FOR ADDITIONAL AND MORE IN-DEPTH INFORMATION CONCERNING RIVER
FORECASTS...PRECIPITATION AND ALL HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL INFORMATION
IN THE NCRFC AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY...PLEASE REFER TO THE NCRFC
WEB PAGE AT:     HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NCRFC

EMERGENCY CALL BACK LIST: SAS ALH MMZ

IF NO RESPONSE FROM THIS LIST... CALL THE DOH...SCH OR HIC.


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...MMZ/ALH...





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