Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
000
FPUS73 KMPX 171900
NOWMPX

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
200 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

MNZ041>043-047>051-054>059-064>068-073>076-082>084-091-092-172100-
BENTON-BLUE EARTH-BROWN-CARVER-CHIPPEWA-DOUGLAS-FARIBAULT-KANDIYOHI-
LAC QUI PARLE-LE SUEUR-MARTIN-MCLEOD-MEEKER-MORRISON-NICOLLET-POPE-
REDWOOD-RENVILLE-SHERBURNE-SIBLEY-STEARNS-STEVENS-SWIFT-TODD-WASECA-
WATONWAN-WRIGHT-YELLOW MEDICINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...BENSON...FAIRMONT...
HUTCHINSON...MANKATO...MONTEVIDEO...NEW ULM...REDWOOD FALLS...
ST CLOUD...ST PETER...WILLMAR
200 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

.NOW...
ISOLATED VERY HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS HAVE BEEN STRENGTHENING
ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...AND ARE REDEVELOPING ACROSS
NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN.

THE SHOWERS WITH THE MOST INTENSE RAIN ARE LOCATED TO THE SOUTH AND
EAST OF REDWOOD FALLS...NEAR LAMBERTON...SPRINGFIELD...AND MORGAN...
TO GIBBON...HECTOR AND FERNANDO...AND ANOTHER AREA OF STORMS IS
LOCATED NEAR THE MINNESOTA RIVER FROM LE SUEUR AND SHAKOPEE UP ACROSS
THE WEST METRO...NORTH TO ANOKA...PRINCETON...MORA AND LAKE MILLE
LACS...ALL IN EASTERN MINNESOTA.

THE RAIN IS MOVING TO THE EAST AT 10 MPH TOWARDS THE EASTERN TWIN
CITY METRO AND I-35 BETWEEN DULUTH AND THE METRO AREA...BETWEEN NOW
AND 400 PM.

IN THIS AREA EXPECT BRIEF INTENSE RAIN FALL...UP TO AN INCH AN HOUR
WITH OTHERWISE A GENERAL AREAL COVERAGE OF A TENTH TO A QUARTER INCH
OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE FOR MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA TODAY.

$$

MNZ044-045-052-053-060>063-069-070-077-078-085-093-172100-
ANOKA-CHISAGO-DAKOTA-FREEBORN-GOODHUE-HENNEPIN-ISANTI-KANABEC-
MILLE LACS-RAMSEY-RICE-SCOTT-STEELE-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBERT LEA...CAMBRIDGE...MILACA...
MINNEAPOLIS...OWATONNA...RED WING...ST PAUL...STILLWATER
200 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

.NOW...
THE LEADING EDGE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IS MOVING
INTO THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN TWIN CITY METRO BETWEEN NOW AND 400 PM
THIS AFTERNOON.

ISOLATED VERY HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS HAVE BEEN STRENGTHENING
ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...AND ARE REDEVELOPING ACROSS
NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN.

THE SHOWERS WITH THE MOST INTENSE RAIN ARE LOCATED TO THE SOUTH AND
EAST OF REDWOOD FALLS....AND ANOTHER AREA OF STORMS IS LOCATED NEAR
THE MINNESOTA RIVER UP ACROSS THE WEST METRO...NORTH TO OF ANOKA...
AND LAKE MILLE LACS...ALL IN EASTERN MINNESOTA.

THE RAIN IS MOVING TO THE EAST AT 10 MPH TOWARDS THE EASTERN TWIN
CITY METRO AND I-35 BETWEEN DULUTH AND THE METRO AREA...BETWEEN NOW
AND 400 PM.

IN THIS AREA EXPECT BRIEF INTENSE RAIN FALL...UP TO AN INCH AN HOUR
WITH OTHERWISE A GENERAL AREAL COVERAGE OF A TENTH TO A QUARTER INCH
OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE FOR MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA TODAY.


$$

WIZ014>016-023>028-172100-
BARRON-CHIPPEWA-DUNN-EAU CLAIRE-PEPIN-PIERCE-POLK-RUSK-ST CROIX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHIPPEWA FALLS...EAU CLAIRE...LADYSMITH...
RICE LAKE
200 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

.NOW...
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED STORMS ARE MOVING ACROSS PARTS OF WEST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN.

MOST OF THE SHOWERS ARE MOVING AWAY FROM GRANTSBURG...BALSAM LAKE...
AND MENOMONIE...

THE RAIN IS MOVING TO THE EAST AT 15 MPH TOWARDS THE TWIN CITY METRO
AND LAKE MILLE LACS...BLOOMER...TURTLE LAKE AND RICE LAKE WISCONSIN
BETWEEN NOW AND 400 PM.

IN THIS AREA EXPECT BRIEF INTENSE RAIN FALL...UP TO AN INCH AN HOUR
WITH OTHERWISE A GENERAL AREAL COVERAGE OF A TENTH TO A QUARTER INCH
OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE FOR MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA TODAY.

$$

CARLYON



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.