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
1113 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...PRECIPITATION...
SNOW FELL ACROSS THE NORTHERN HALF OF MINNESOTA...NORTHERN
WISCONSIN AND INTO THE UPPER PENINSULA OF MICHIGAN DURING THE PAST
24 HOURS.HEAVY SNOW...BETWEEN TEN AND 15 INCHES...FELL OVER EAST
CENTRAL MINNESOTA...NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND THE WESTERN HALF OF THE
UPPER PENINSULA OF MICHIGAN. WATER EQUIVALENTS OF THE HEAVY SNOW
RANGED FROM SIX TENTHS TO NEARLY AN INCH AND A HALF.

THE SNOW IS FORECAST TO EXIT MICHIGAN TODAY AS THE NEXT WEATHER
SYSTEM MOVES INTO NORTH DAKOTA AND NORTHERN MINNESOTA FRIDAY. THIS
SYSTEM WILL MOVE SOUTH AND EAST ACROSS THE REGION DURING THE
WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT WEEK. DAILY WATER EQUIVALENTS WILL RANGE
FROM A TENTH TO AROUND A HALF INCH EXCEPT FOR THE UPPER PENINSULA
OF MICHIGAN WHERE A HALF TO NEARLY AN INCH IS FORECAST SATURDAY
INTO SUNDAY.


...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...

MODERATE FLOODING HAS ENDED FOR TWO LOCATIONS IN THE NORTHERN PART
OF  THE RED RIVER OF THE NORTH BASIN.  BUT AS THE WATER MOVES TO
THE NORTH ANOTHER LOCATION MAY ALSO REACH MODERATE LEVELS

IN MICHIGAN MODERATE FLOODING CONTINUES.  LOCATIONS ABOVE
MODERATE HAVE LEVELED OFF AT THIS TIME AND ARE GOING DOWN.

STAY TUNED TO YOUR LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE FOR FURTHER
DETAILS AND UPDATES.

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: JMP ... LLD ... JDT ... RHR

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


$$

...RJW/MMZ...





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