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
1123 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017


Mostly very quiet in the NCRFC service area over the last 24
hours.  Light precipitation was observed in bands across
northeastern Minnesota and Wisconsin. Slightly heavier rainfall
was observed over most of lower Michigan with totals nearing an
inch in the eastern part of the state. Finally a storm system
developed over the border of Missouri and Illinois at the extreme
southern end of the NCRFC service area, producing totals below
half an inch.

In the forecast, mostly dry conditions today with a light storm
system developing over central Minnesota tonight. Totals are
expected to be 0.2 inches or less.

...Hydrologic Conditions...

The Minnesota and South Fork Crow Rivers are rising slowly to
bankfull crests due to heavy rains last Wednesday.  Otherwise
there is no significant flooding currently occurring within the
NCRFC service area.  With very little rain in the forecast, no
flooding is expected in the area for 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

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