Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
833 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota..
  Minnesota River at Henderson affecting Le Sueur...Scott and Sibley
  Counties
  Minnesota River near Jordan affecting Carver and Scott Counties
  Minnesota River at Savage affecting Dakota...Hennepin and Scott
  Counties

.Overview...This river forecast is based on widespread heavy rainfall that
occurred over southern Minnesota last week and forecast precipitation for
the next 24 hours. Conditions will remain dry across the warned area into
Monday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.  Turn Around...Don`t Drown.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your local radio or TV station
for the latest information concerning this flood event.

&&

MNC079-139-143-010600-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-161001T0600Z/
/HENM5.1.ER.000000T0000Z.160927T2100Z.160930T1200Z.NO/
833 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Henderson.
* until Friday morning.
* At  7:30 PM Thursday the stage was 732.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 732.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 733.0 feet...Water begins encroaching on Highway 93
  south of Henderson and north of US 169.
* Impact...At 732.5 feet...Water begins encroaching on highway 19 east
  of Henderson.
* Impact...At 732.0 feet...Water begins impacting residences and
  agricultural buildings north and south of Henderson.

&&

LAT...LON 4446 9399 4446 9388 4460 9379 4466 9382 4461 9393

$$

MNC019-139-010733-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-161004T0300Z/
/JDNM5.1.ER.160926T2145Z.160929T1000Z.161003T0900Z.NO/
833 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River near Jordan.
* until Monday evening.
* At  7:45 PM Thursday the stage was 26.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Monday morning.
* Impact...At 26.7 feet...The bridge at Scott County Road 9 and Carver
  County Road 11/Jonathan Carver Parkway will be closed.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Low lying areas and some roads along the
  river begin to flood and private sanitary sewers may experience
  problems.

&&

LAT...LON 4466 9382 4460 9378 4474 9354 4479 9363 4473 9366

$$

MNC037-053-139-010733-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-161006T1800Z/
/SAVM5.1.ER.160930T0139Z.161002T1200Z.161006T0000Z.NO/
833 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Savage.
* until Thursday October 06.
* At  8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 702.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 702.0 feet.
* Forecast...Continue to rise above flood stage and reach near
  703.7 feet by Sunday morning. The river will fall below
  flood stage by Wednesday evening.
* Impact...At 702.0 feet...Barge loading stops at Port Cargill, and
  other flood prevention measures are begun. Water begins to impact
  Black Dog Road in Burnsville.
* Impact...At 700.0 feet...Flood waters begin to cover trails at Fort
  Snelling State Park as well as low parts on the Bloomington Ferry
  Bridge trail just east of US 169.

&&

LAT...LON 4484 9348 4484 9330 4491 9322 4482 9312 4473 9342

$$



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