Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
731 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...The National Weather Service in Duluth has issued a flood warning
for the following rivers in Minnesota...

  Mississippi River At Aitkin affecting Aitkin and Crow Wing Counties

.Rainfall Sunday night through this morning will result in rises
through the Mississippi River system, including at Aitkin. With the
river still above action stage from the rainfall last week, this new
rainfall will push the river above flood stage this morning. There
is only a slight chance of rain today and Wednesday, but rain
chances increase once again Thursday and Friday. Additional rainfall
may extend the flooding through the weekend.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio...

For the most recent river information go to our web page at
www.weather.gov/dlh and visit the ahps/river information section for
complete details.

Turn around, don`t drown. Don`t drive through flooded areas.

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731 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The National Weather Service in Duluth has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River At Aitkin.
* until Sunday morning.
* At  6:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this morning and continue to
  rise to near 12.4 feet by Thursday morning.the river will fall
  below flood stage by Saturday evening.
* At 12.0 feet...Minor flooding of farmland occurs in the Cedarbrook
  community..
This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.3 feet on May 21 1942.

&&

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



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