Issued by NWS North Central River Forecast Center
AGUS73 KMSR 231523
Hydrometeorological Forecast Discussion
NWS North Central River Forecast Center Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1025 AM CDT Sun Oct 23 2016
A weak low pressure system is moving across North Dakota and
northern Minnesota today with some light rain. This system will
continue on its path across Wisconsin and Michigan over the next
day providing a tenth or two of light rain in its path. For most
of the NCRFC region high pressure will dominate through Tuesday
morning when a stronger system approaches out of the Rockies.
This system has its aim on Iowa where an inch or two of rain could
All rivers in the NCRFC area are below flood stage. A few rivers
in Upper Michigan are nearing crests from rainfall earlier this
week. The rain today in that region today will have minimal
effect on river levels.
Early indications from the rain forecast for next week are that
some flooding may occur in central 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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