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
1159 AM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

No rain fell in the NCRFC area during the last 24 hours.

The next 24 hours will be dry again.  The next precipitation moves
into western Iowa and southern Minnesota during the day on
Saturday.  Totals will be light until Saturday night into Sunday,
when over an inch and a half is possible in southern Iowa, with
over a half inch in nearby areas including southeast Minnesota,
western Wisconsin, western Illinois, and Missouri.

...Hydrologic Conditions...
High river flows continued to slowly recede on the Minnesota
River, the upper portion of the Des Moines River, the upper
Mississippi River above Lock and Dam 10, and a few tributaries
feeding the Mississippi River above the Twin Cities, MN.  Minor
flooding continued around Estherville, IA.  Minor flooding also
continued around Montivideo, MN due to controlled reservoir
releases.  No significant river flooding is expected during the
next five days.

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: RHR...WES

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