Issued by NWS North Central River Forecast Center
AGUS73 KMSR 261554
Hydrometeorological Forecast Discussion
NWS North Central River Forecast Center Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1055 AM CDT Wed Oct 26 2016
The low pressure system moved across the Mississippi River Valley
as expected and dropped fairly decent rainfall across parts of
eastern Dakotas, as well as along the Minnesota and Iowa border
and into southern Wisconsin. Maximum amounts in these areas
ranged from 2 to nearly 4 inches. The system continues to push
east from Iowa towards Michigan today. Rain will continue to fall
across Wisconsin and most of lower Michigan with highest amounts
between 1 and 1.5 inches in the next 24 hours. Some quiet weather
will follow this system with no significant rainfall expected over
the NCRFC region through the weekend.
Rivers are on the rise from southeast North Dakota, across
Minnesoa and Iowa, into southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.
Minor flooding is forecast across southeast Minnesota, northeast
Iowa and southwest Wisconsin.
As the weather system moves east, river rises are forecast across
eastern Wisconsin the lower Michigan later today and tomorrow. No
flooding is forecast in these areas.
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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