Issued by NWS North Central River Forecast Center
AGUS73 KMSR 291823
HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL FORECAST DISCUSSION
NWS NORTH CENTRAL RIVER FORECAST CENTER TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1225 PM CST SUN NOV 29 2015
There has been minimal precipitation over the NCRFC area in the
past 24 hours. Some areas of MN... IA... MO.. and IL had some
light precipitation... although amounts generally stayed below a
tenth of an inch water equivalents.
The next 24 hours will be the calm before a winter storm moves
into the NCRFC area. The state of Iowa will be the only area will
any accumulation for the most part. Southern Iowa could have
around a half inch of precipitation... likely a mixture of
rain... freezing rain... and snow.
Minor flooding is forecast at many locations in
Southeastern Iowa: Along the lower reaches of the Des Moines..
Skunk.. Iowa and Wapsipinicon Rivers.
Northern Illinois: Portions of the Rock and Illinois River
In addition to these tributaries.. several Mississippi River
locations along the Missouri/Illinois border and along the
Illinois River are experiencing minor flooding.
Normally we would have issued our long range probabilistic
products this past week. However.. after consulting with our
local weather offices.. we decided to postpone the release until
the current storm system leaves our service area. The long range
products will be issued next week instead.
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: RJW... JMP... BAC... JDT
If no response from this list... call the DOH...SCH or HIC.