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RIVER FORECAST
NWS NORTH CENTRAL RIVER FORECAST CENTER TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
958 AM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

: THIS PRODUCT HAS PRELIMINARY DATA THAT MAY BE SUBJECT TO REVISION.
: REFER TO YOUR LOCAL WFO FOR THE LATEST OFFICIAL RIVER FORECAST.
: NOTE...  This product includes observed precipitation, plus
:          forecast precipitation for the next 48 Hours.

:
:
: S Fork Buffalo River  Sabin MN - SABM5
: HSA:FGF   Flood Stage:13.0 FT   Fcst Issuance Stage:12.0 FT
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: Recent stage trends are showing an increasing rate of rise
: at this site. Based on these observations and the potenetial
: for ice effects, this forecast was raised to flod stage.
:
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: CREST FORECAST
.A SABM5  0222 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIFFX  13.0
:
.E SABM5 0220 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIP/DIH06 :6-Hr Obs Stage (ft)
.E1  10.8/ 11.1/ 11.4/ 11.8
.E SABM5 0221 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIFF/DIH06 :6-Hr Fcst Stage (ft)
.E1  12.3/ 12.6/ 12.8/ 12.9/ 13.0/ 13.0/ 13.0/ 12.8
.E1  12.7/ 12.5/ 12.4/ 12.2/ 11.9/ 11.7/ 11.5/ 11.2
.E1  10.9/ 10.6/ 10.4/ 10.2/ 10.0/ 9.8/ 9.7/ 9.6
.E1  9.5/ 9.3/ 9.2/ 9.1/
:
:
: Buffalo River  Hawley MN - HWYM5
: HSA:FGF   Flood Stage:8.0 FT   Fcst Issuance Stage:8.0 FT
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: Rise to near flood stage...Similar crest forecast with timing
: adjustment.
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: CREST FORECAST
.A HWYM5  0224 Z DH06/DC02211558/HGIFFX  8.0
:
.E HWYM5 0220 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIP/DIH06 :6-Hr Obs Stage (ft)
.E1  5.0/ 5.4/ 5.6/ 5.7
.E HWYM5 0221 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIFF/DIH06 :6-Hr Fcst Stage (ft)
.E1  6.1/ 6.3/ 6.6/ 7.0/ 7.2/ 7.4/ 7.6/ 7.7
.E1  7.8/ 7.9/ 8.0/ 8.0/ 8.0/ 8.0/ 7.9/ 7.8
.E1  7.7/ 7.6/ 7.5/ 7.5/ 7.4/ 7.3/ 7.2/ 7.1
.E1  7.1/ 7.0/ 6.9/ 6.8/
:
:
: Buffalo River  Dilworth MN - DILM5
: HSA:FGF   Flood Stage:13.0 FT   Fcst Issuance Stage:12.0 FT
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: Rise to 14 - 16 feet...
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: CREST FORECAST
.A DILM5  0224 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIFFX  15.0
:
.E DILM5 0220 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIP/DIH06 :6-Hr Obs Stage (ft)
.E1  7.9/ 8.7/ 9.5/ 9.9
.E DILM5 0221 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIFF/DIH06 :6-Hr Fcst Stage (ft)
.E1  10.4/ 10.9/ 11.3/ 11.7/ 12.0/ 12.5/ 13.0/ 13.5
.E1  14.0/ 14.5/ 14.8/ 14.9/ 15.0/ 15.0/ 15.0/ 14.9
.E1  14.8/ 14.6/ 14.5/ 14.3/ 14.2/ 13.9/ 13.6/ 13.3
.E1  13.1/ 12.8/ 12.5/ 12.3/
:
:
: Wild Rice River  Twin Valley MN - TWVM5
: HSA:FGF   Flood Stage:10.0 FT   Fcst Issuance Stage:9.0 FT
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: Rise to near flood stage...More snowmelt runoff than expected
: here.
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: CREST FORECAST
.A TWVM5  0223 Z DH12/DC02211558/HGIFFX  9.5
:
.E TWVM5 0220 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIP/DIH06 :6-Hr Obs Stage (ft)
.E1  4.3/ 6.5/ 7.6/ 8.1
.E TWVM5 0221 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIFF/DIH06 :6-Hr Fcst Stage (ft)
.E1  8.4/ 8.7/ 9.0/ 9.2/ 9.3/ 9.4/ 9.4/ 9.5
.E1  9.5/ 9.5/ 9.4/ 9.3/ 9.3/ 9.2/ 9.1/ 8.9
.E1  8.8/ 8.6/ 8.5/ 8.3/ 8.2/ 8.0/ 7.8/ 7.7
.E1  7.5/ 7.4/ 7.2/ 7.1/
:
:
: Wild Rice River  Hendrum MN - HNDM5
: HSA:FGF   Flood Stage:20.0 FT   Fcst Issuance Stage:18.0 FT
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: This location is backwater affected by the mainstem Red
: River...Forecast raised this morning based on increased
: response upstream at Twin Valley...Crest 20-22 ft.
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: CREST FORECAST
.A HNDM5  0224 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIFFX  21.5
:
.E HNDM5 0220 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIP/DIH06 :6-Hr Obs Stage (ft)
.E1  11.5/ 12.7/ 13.9/ 14.9
.E HNDM5 0221 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIFF/DIH06 :6-Hr Fcst Stage (ft)
.E1  15.6/ 16.3/ 17.1/ 17.8/ 18.5/ 19.1/ 19.5/ 19.9
.E1  20.4/ 20.8/ 21.1/ 21.3/ 21.5/ 21.5/ 21.5/ 21.5
.E1  21.5/ 21.4/ 21.3/ 21.1/ 21.0/ 20.7/ 20.4/ 20.1
.E1  19.7/ 19.4/ 19.1/ 18.8/
:
:
: Two Rivers River  Hallock MN - HLLM5
: HSA:FGF   Flood Stage:802.0 FT   Fcst Issuance Stage:800.0 FT
: ------------------------------------------------------------
: There has been little response to snowmelt and rainfall
: in this basin so far, so it seems unlikely that it will
: exceed FIS for this event.
: ------------------------------------------------------------
.E HLLM5 0220 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIP/DIH06 :6-Hr Obs Stage (ft)
.E1  794.7/ 794.8/ 794.8/ 794.7
.E HLLM5 0221 Z DH18/DC02211558/HGIFF/DIH06 :6-Hr Fcst Stage (ft)
.E1  794.9/ 795.1/ 795.5/ 795.9/ 796.3/ 796.7/ 797.2/ 797.6
.E1  798.0/ 798.2/ 798.5/ 798.8/ 799.0/ 799.2/ 799.4/ 799.5
.E1  799.5/ 799.5/ 799.4/ 799.4/ 799.3/ 799.2/ 799.1/ 799.0
.E1  798.9/ 798.8/ 798.7/ 798.6/
:
:
:END

 NOTE...  This product includes observed precipitation, plus
          forecast precipitation for the next 48 Hours.

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 FCSTR EXT: 2540




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