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
917 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...PRECIPITATION...

IN THE LAST 24 HOURS LIGHT AMOUNTS OF PRECIPITATION FELL IN
EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA AND NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA.  TO THE EAST IN
NORTHERN MICHIGAN AMOUNTS AROUND 0.25 FELL ALONG THE SHORE WHILE
LESS THAN AN INCH FELL OVER A WIDER AREA.  IN LOWER MICHIGAN MOST
OF THIS AREA HAD SOME PRECIPITATION.  WITH AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR
MORE HAVING OCCURRED ALONG THE SOUTHWESTERN SHORE AND THE NORTH
EASTERN SHORE.

FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS MINOR AMOUNTS OF PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED
OVER DEVILS LAKE AND THE SOURIS IN NORTH DAKOTA.  ALONG WITH THE
AREA TO THE SOUTH AND EAST OF ST. LOUIS IN THE SOUTH.

...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...

THE BAND OF HEAVY RAIN THAT FELL IN NORTHWEST MINNESOTA TWO
NIGHTS AGO CAUSED SHARP FLOOD STAGE RISES ON THE SNAKE RIVER.
ALVARADO ON THE SNAKE SHOULD FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE SOMETIME
TOMORROW AFTERNOON.

LEVELS ARE STILL SOMEWHAT HIGH ON PARTS OF THE ILLINOIS RIVER
AND ON MUCH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER IN ILLINOIS AND MISSOURI...
BUT THE GOOD NEWS IS THAT ALL THE LOCATIONS ARE CONTINUING
TO RECEDE.

MODERATE FLOODING CONTINUES ON THE SOURIS RIVER IN NORTH DAKOTA
FROM ABOUT TOWNER DOWNSTREAM. LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO GRADUALLY
FALL THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

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: DAM ... JMP ... WES ... MMZ

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


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...MMZ/WES...





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