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
939 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...Precipitation...

The only precipitation to fall across the NCRFC region in the last
24 hours stretched across North Dakota east into the Upper
Peninsula of Michigan where light rain and snow fell.  Amounts
were generally a tenth or two with a few higher amounts near half
an inch reported. Over the next day precipitation will continue in
this same area ahead of an approaching low pressure system.
Amounts will be a tenth or two and be increasing towards half an
inch expected near the Canadian border.  This low pressure system
will further develop this week bringing widespread rain to the
Central U.S.

...Hydrologic Conditions...

In the Hudson Bay Drainage, moderate flooding is occuring along
the Souris River at Westhope due to snowmelt in late
March and early April.

Minor flooding is occurring or forecast in Minnesota...
Illinois... Michigan... and Wisconsin.

A minor flood is currently occurring or forecast on the
Mississippi River from around Lock and Dam 17 to Grafton,
Illinois.

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...MAW...DCG

If no response from this list, call the DOH, SCH or HIC.


$$

...DCG/ALH...





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