Hydrometeorological Discussion
Issued by NWS North Central River Forecast Center

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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL FORECAST DISCUSSION
NWS NORTH CENTRAL RIVER FORECAST CENTER TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1202 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...PRECIPITATION...

SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WERE SCATTERED ALONG A FRONT THAT
MOVED ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST HALF OF IOWA AND WISCONSIN TO MISSOURI
... ILLINOIS...AND NORTHERN INDIANA TO LOWER MICHIGAN.  NUMEROUS
REPORTS ACROSS THIS AREA WERE A HALF TO ONE INCH. LIGHTER
PRECIPITATION BEHIND THIS AREA...FROM CENTRAL IOWA TO SOUTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND CENTRAL WISCONSIN TO UPPER MICHIGAN...HAD AROUND A
ONE TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH OF RAIN SINCE YESTERDAY MORNING.

IN THE PRECIPITATION FORECAST...RAIN AND SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL
DEVELOP WITH AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE AREA MOVING ACROSS THE
DAKOTAS TO WESTERN MINNESOTA TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.  RAINFALL
AMOUNTS WILL AVERAGE ONE TO TENTHS OF AN INCH.

...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...

ALL FORECAST POINTS ARE IN THE MINOR FLOODING CATEGORY OR LOWER.
MOST LOCATIONS ARE NOW IN RECESSION ACROSS OUR REGION.  EXCEPT
FOR THE MAIN STEM OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER.  THE MISSISSIPPI
CONTINUES TO RISE FROM LOCK AND DAM 13 TO THE CLARKSVILLE
MISSOURI AREA.  ONCE JOINING WITH THE ILLINOIS RIVER AND THE
MISSOURI RIVER.  THE WATER FROM THE UPPER PART  OF THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER WILL BE OVER TAKEN WITH THE FLOWS FROM THE ILLINOIS
AND MISSOURI RIVERS.

FOR ADDITIONAL AND MORE IN-DEPTH INFORMATION CONCERNING RIVER
FORECASTS...PRECIPITATION AND ALL HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL INFORMATION
IN THE NCRFC AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY...PLEASE REFER TO THE NCRFC
WEB PAGE AT:     HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NCRFC


EMERGENCY CALL BACK LIST: LNE DAM MMZ RHR

IF NO RESPONSE FROM THIS LIST... CALL THE DOH...SCH OR HIC.


$$

...RHR/MMZ...





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