Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
240 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

MNZ074-075-060800-
BROWN-NICOLLET-
240 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

...VERY HEAVY RAIN AND LOCALIZED MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED...

VERY HEAVY RAIN WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED FLOODING WILL AFFECT
THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

BROWN...NICOLLET...

AT 236 AM CDT...VERY HEAVY RAIN WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED
FLOODING WAS OVER NEW ULM. AROUND 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY
FALLEN...WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES EXPECTED.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW ULM...SLEEPY EYE...COURTLAND...LAFAYETTE...EVAN...COBDEN...NEW
ULM AIRPORT...KLOSSNER...SEARLES...ESSIG AND ST GEORGE.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

LAT...LON 4420 9474 4428 9487 4435 9486 4446 9472
      4445 9422 4436 9412 4423 9427 4426 9436
      4420 9437 4417 9452
TIME...MOT...LOC 0736Z 240DEG 0KT 4432 9450
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