Hydrometeorological Discussion
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Hydrometeorological Forecast Discussion
NWS North Central River Forecast Center Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
141 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017


Scattered thunderstorms with heavy rain produced two to three
inch rainfall amounts mainly across central Missouri through
central and southern Illinois.  Amounts in the one to two inch
range were scattered across southwest Iowa to southeast Minnesota,
in southeast Iowa to northern Illinois, and along eastern
Wiscosnin to the the northern half of lower Micihgan and in
northern Indiana.

In the forecast... as the front and storm system shifts east and
south in our region, scattered showers and thunderstorms will
continue across Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana to southern lower
Michigan.  Heavier rainfall totals should average around a half to
one inch.

...Hydrologic Conditions...

Flood impacts are lessening in Southern Wisconsin but significant
flooding continues in Northern Illinois and Eastern Iowa.  The Fox
River at Algonquin is receding below major flood level today.
Major flooding persists on the Rock River. While at Joslin and
Moline the Rock is receding, another crest above the major flood
level is expected for Como in response to recent rain.

The Wapsipinicon River is cresting above moderate flood stage
today at Anamosa, Iowa, but is rising at DeWitt and is expected to
crest above the major flood stage on the 30th.

Minor flooding is currently occurring along the Mississippi, with
the crest near Lock and Dam 18 and Burlington, Iowa.

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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