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
1159 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...PRECIPITATION...
IN THE PAST 24 HOURS...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKING ACROSS IOWA
TODAY AND INTO THE GREAT LAKES REGION TOMORROW BROUGHT RAIN TO
WESTERN IOWA AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA.  THE HEAVIEST TOTALS WERE
OUTSIDE OF THE NCRFC REGION...BUT AREAS IN THE UPPER DES MOINES
AND RACCOON RIVER BASINS SAW PRECIPITATION TOTALS OF ONE TO TWO
INCHES.

IN THE NEXT 24 HOURS...HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE ACROSS
IOWA AND IN TO SOUTHERN WISCONSIN.  RAINFALL TOTALS COULD EXCEED 3
INCHES IN CENTRAL AND NORTHEASTERN IOWA...WHILE AREAS IN
SOUTHWESTERN WISCONSIN COULD ALSO SEE TOTALS AROUND 2 INCHES.
ANOTHER AREA OF PRECIPITATION IS MOVING ALONG THE CANADIAN
BORDER...WITH THE ARROWHEAD REGION OF MINNESOTA EXPECTED TO SEE
TOTALS AROUND HALF AN INCH.

...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...
NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING IN THE NCRFC AREA. SIGNIFICANT FLOODING
IS POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF IOWA...SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...AND
WISCONSIN...DEPENDING ON THE TRACK AND AREAL EXTENT OF THE
HEAVIEST RAINFALL IN THE NEXT 24 HOURS.

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: SAS...JDT...ALH...RHR

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


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...LLD/JCH...





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