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
1217 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017


Light to Moderate rainfall was observed across Wisconsin and
Michigan as well as eastern Minnesota over the last 24 hours.
The majority of the rain totaled 0.2 to 1 inch with some heavier
2 inch totals observed in the upper peninsula of Michigan.
Heavier events, totalling 2.8 inches, were observed in
northeastern Minnesota and northeastern North Dakota.

In the forecast..another convective system developed across
Nebraska and is expected to move into western Minnesota before
moving across southeastern Iowa and across northern Illinois.
Heaviest rainfalls are expected to reach totals in the 1 inch

...Hydrologic Conditions...

There is currently some bankfull rises throughout the Minnesota
River watershed due to heavy rains Wednesday evening.  Otherwise
there is no significant flooding currently occurring within the
NCRFC service area.

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: SDB...JDT...LNE

If no response from this list, call the DOH, SCH or HIC.



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