Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
216 PM CDT SAT JUL 19 2014

MNC071-137-242100-
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ST. LOUIS MN-KOOCHICHING MN-
216 PM CDT SAT JUL 19 2014

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

AT 216 PM CDT...FLOODING CONTINUED DUE TO HIGH WATER LEVELS ON
RAINY LAKE. DATA FROM ENVIRONMENT CANADA SHOWS THE WATER LEVEL OF
RAINY LAKE NEAR FORT FRANCES IN ONTARIO HAS RECEDED 0.7 INCHES SINCE
YESTERDAY. THE LAKE OF THE WOODS CONTROL BOARD FORECASTS WATER
LEVELS TO RECEDE 6 TO 8 INCHES BY FRIDAY JULY 25.

* 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. SOME CAMPSITES AT VOYAGEURS NATIONAL PARK
  HAVE BEEN REOPENED...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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