Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1123 AM CDT FRI JUL 11 2014

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ST. LOUIS MN-KOOCHICHING MN-
1123 AM CDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTHEASTERN KOOCHICHING AND
EXTREME NORTHWESTERN ST. LOUIS COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

AT 1123 AM CDT...FLOODING CONTINUED DUE TO HIGH LAKE LEVELS ON
RAINY LAKE. THE WATER LEVELS OF THE RAINY LAKE AND UPPER RAINY
RIVER ABOVE THE INTERNATIONAL FALLS FORT FRANCES DAM HAVE DECLINED
BY APPROXIMATELY 1 INCH OVER THE PAST 7 DAYS. THE LAKE OF THE WOODS
CONTROL BOARD FORECASTS THE LAKE LEVEL TO RECEDE 3 TO 5 INCHES OVER
THE NEXT 7 DAYS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...SHORELINE
  LOCATIONS ALONG RAINY LAKE.

* WHILE HIGH WATER IS IMPACTING THE AREA...MANY AREA RESORTS REMAIN
  OPEN FOR BUSINESS. VOYAGEURS NATIONAL PARK REMAINS OPEN...HOWEVER
  MANY CAMP SITES IN THE PARK REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT FLOODING TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY SO THAT THEY
MAY TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO CLOSE FLOODED ROADWAYS. THEY WILL
RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN.

&&

LAT...LON 4851 9281 4856 9311 4858 9328 4864 9333
      4864 9295 4856 9266 4850 9261

$$

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