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
856 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

...PRECIPITATION...

OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS... SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN EASTERN
MICHIGAN LEFT UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAINFALL IN ISOLATED AREAS.
ELSEWHERE IN THE NCRFC AREA... CONDITIONS WERE RELATIVELY DRY.

FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS... THE MAJORITY OF THE NCRFC AREA
IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN DRY... WITH LOWER DEWPOINTS THAN EARLIER
THIS WEEK... AND MOSTLY SUNNY CONDITIONS.

...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 HAS BEEN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE SINCE JUNE 8TH.

THE FLOODING IN IOWA AND NORTHERN MISSOURI FROM RAINFALL
EARLIER THIS WEEK IS ON THE RECESSION.

THE U.S. DROUGHT MONITOR INDICATES A FEW ISOLATED AREAS OF
ABNORMALLY DRY CONDITIONS IN THE ARROWHEAD OF MINNESOTA... THE
GREEN BAY AREA OF WISCONSIN... AND NORTHERN PARTS OF MICHAGN.
GREEN BAY IS NEARLY FIVE INCHES BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR
THE YEAR.  SEE HTTP://WWW.DROUGHTMONITOR.UNL.EDU FOR MORE
INFORMATION.

ACCORDING TO THE USGS... THE REMAINDER OF THE NCRFC AREA IS
SHOWING STREAMFLOW CONDITIONS THAT ARE IN THE UPPER 90TH
PERCENTILE OR HIGHER.  SEE HTTP://WATERDATA.USGS.GOV/NWIS/RT
FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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 JDT BAC

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


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...MMZ/ALH...





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