Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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WGUS83 KDLH 261532
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1032 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota...

  Mississippi River near Fort Ripley affecting Morrison and Crow
    Wing Counties.

  Mississippi River at Aitkin affecting Aitkin and Crow Wing
    Counties.

.Rainfall over the Mississippi River Basin Sunday night through
Monday is producing slight river rises throughout the basin. Minor
flooding is forecast at Aitkin and Ft. Ripley during the next
several days. There is a slight chance of showers this afternoon and
evening over the basin followed by dry conditions on Wednesday.
Rain chances increase again Thursday and Friday. Additional rainfall
during this period may extend the flooding beyond what is currently
forecast.

MNC001-035-271532-
/O.CON.KDLH.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150531T1200Z/
/ATKM5.1.ER.150526T1245Z.150528T1200Z.150531T0000Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Aitkin.
* At 9:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.4 feet by
  Thursday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday
  evening.
* At 12.0 feet...Minor flooding of farmland occurs in the Cedarbrook
  community..
This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.3 feet on Apr 17 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4650 9370 4630 9420 4644 9420 4655 9415
      4665 9370



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MNC035-097-271532-
/O.EXT.KDLH.FL.W.0002.150527T1200Z-150601T1800Z/
/FTRM5.1.ER.150527T1200Z.150528T1800Z.150601T0600Z.UU/
1032 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...Flood Warning now in effect until Monday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River near Fort Ripley.
* At 9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
  to rise to near 10.3 feet by Thursday early afternoon.the river
  will fall below flood stage by early Monday morning.
* At 11.0 feet...This will cause minor flooding of rural areas near
  Fort Ripley..
This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.7 feet on Jun 15 2005.

&&



LAT...LON 4644 9420 4630 9420 4617 9423 4616 9440
      4626 9442

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