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
1107 AM CDT THU AUG 27 2015

...PRECIPITATION...
IN THE PAST 24 HOURS...MOST OF THE NCRFC AREA REMAINED DRY.
PORTIONS OF LOWER MICHIGAN AND NORTHERN INDIANA SAW LIGHT
PRECIPITATION EARLIER IN THE DAY YESTERDAY...WITH TOTALS MAINLY
BELOW A TENTH OF AN INCH.

IN THE NEXT 24 HOURS...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKING ACROSS THE
CENTRAL PLAINS WILL BEGIN TO IMPACT THE NCRFC AREA. HEAVY RAIN IS
EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN WESTERN IOWA TODAY AND WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE
REGION OVERNIGHT AND THROUGHOUT FRIDAY AS THE SYSTEM TRACKS TOWARD
THE GREAT LAKES.  RAINFALL TOTALS COULD EXCEED 3 INCHES ACROSS
IOWA...PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN MINNESOTA...AND IN TO WISCONSIN BEFORE
THE SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS MICHIGAN AND EXITS THE AREA BY EARLY
SUNDAY MORNING.

...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...
NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING IN THE NCRFC AREA. SIGNIFICANT
FLOODING IS POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF IOWA...MINNESOTA...AND
WISCONSIN...DEPENDING ON THE TRACK AND AREAL EXTENT OF THE
HEAVIEST RAINFALL IN THE NEXT 48 HOURS.

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: ALH ... JCH ... LLD

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


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...LLD/MMD...





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