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
1048 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...PRECIPITATION...
RAIN AND SNOW FELL ACROSS THE WEST AND EAST DURING THE PAST 24
HOURS. MOST WATER EQUIVALENTS WERE A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS.

UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE REGION FOR THE NEXT 5
DAYS OR SO. RAIN OR SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE WEST TODAY AND
SPREAD INTO MINNESOTA SATURDAY. SUNDAY MOST OF THE REGION WILL SEE
PRECIPITATION AND IT WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTH INTO THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE
HEAVY...GENERALLY A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS WATER EQUIVALENT EACH
DAY.

TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST TO REBOUND OVER THE WEEKEND AND INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK. AFTER HIGHS IN THE 30S NORTH TODAY...BY EARLY
NEXT WEEK THE 50S AND 60S WILL RETURN. NIGHT TIME LOWS ARE STILL
EXPECTED TO FALL TO BELOW FREEZING ACROSS THE NORTH FOR THE
FORESEEABLE FUTURE.

...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...
THERE IS NO SIGNIFICANT FLOODING OCCURRING IN THE NCRFC AREA AND
NONE IS EXPECTED IN THE NEXT 5 DAYS.

THE UNITED STATES DROUGHT MONITOR SHOWS ABNORMALLY DRY CONDITIONS
OVER THE DAKOTAS...MINNESOTA...AND WISCONSIN...AND CREEPING INTO
NORTHERN IOWA.  A LARGE AREA STARTING IN THE EASTERN DAKOTAS AND
SPREADING ACROSS MINNESOTA INTO WESTERN WISCONSIN IS CATEGORIZED
AS EXPERIENCING MODERATE DROUGHT CONDITIONS.  FOR MORE INFORMATION
ON THE DROUGHT MONITOR PLEASE SEE HTTP://DROUGHTMONITOR.UNL.EDU

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: JMP ... LLD ... RJW

IF NO RESPONSE FROM THIS LIST... CALL THE DOH...SCH OR HIC.


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...RJW/LLD...





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