Extended Streamflow Guidance
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CALUMET RIVER BASIN
LONG-RANGE PROBABILISTIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
NORTH CENTRAL RIVER FORECAST CENTER TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1155 AM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

IN TABLE 1 BELOW...THE CURRENT (CS) AND HISTORICAL (HS) OR NORMAL
PROBABILITIES OF EXCEEDING MINOR...MODERATE...AND MAJOR FLOOD STAGES
ARE LISTED FOR THE VALID TIME PERIOD.

CS VALUES INDICATE THE PROBABILITY OF REACHING A FLOOD CATEGORY
BASED ON CURRENT CONDITIONS.

HS VALUES INDICATE THE PROBABILITY OF REACHING A FLOOD CATEGORY
BASED ON HISTORICAL OR NORMAL CONDITIONS.

WHEN THE VALUE OF CS IS MORE THAN HS...THE PROBABILITY OF
EXCEEDING THAT LEVEL IS HIGHER THAN NORMAL. WHEN THE VALUE OF CS IS
LESS THAN HS...THE PROBABILITY OF EXCEEDING THAT LEVEL IS LOWER
THAN NORMAL.


:...TABLE 1--PROBABILITIES FOR MINOR...MODERATE AND MAJOR FLOODING...
                   VALID PERIOD: 12/1/2014 - 3/1/2015

                                    : CURRENT AND HISTORICAL CHANCES
                                    : OF EXCEEDING FLOOD CATEGORIES
                                    :       AS A PERCENTAGE(%)
                     CATEGORICAL    :
                  FLOOD STAGES (FT) :   MINOR    MODERATE   MAJOR
LOCATION          MINOR  MOD  MAJOR :  CS   HS   CS   HS   CS   HS
--------          ----- ----- ----- : ---- ---- ---- ---- ---- ----
:Hart Ditch
HDDI3            12.0   13.0   14.0    <5   <5   <5   <5   <5   <5
:Thorn Creek
THNI2            10.0   15.0   16.0     9    7   <5   <5   <5   <5
:Little Calumet River
LCMI3            12.0   14.0   17.0    32   31   15   14    7    9
SHLI2            16.5   18.0   20.0    <5   <5   <5   <5   <5   <5

LEGEND
CS  = CONDITIONAL SIMULATION (CURRENT OUTLOOK)
HS  = HISTORICAL SIMULATION
FT  = FEET

IN TABLE 2 BELOW...THE 95 THROUGH 5 PERCENT COLUMNS INDICATE THE PROBABILITY
OF EXCEEDING THE LISTED STAGE LEVELS (FT) FOR THE VALID TIME PERIOD.

:...TABLE 2--EXCEEDANCE PROBABILITIES...

.B MSR 1124 Z DH12 /DC1411241755/DRD+6/DVD90/HGVFZXT/HGVFZX9/HGVFZXH
.B1 /HGVFZX5/HGVFZXG/HGVFZX1/HGVFZXF
:
:       Chance of Exceeding Stages (ft) at Specific Locations
:               Valid  Period: 12/1/2014 - 3/1/2015
:
:           95%     90%     75%     50%     25%     10%      5%
:           ---     ---     ---     ---     ---     ---     ---
:Hart Ditch
HDDI3       3.2/    3.5/    4.1/    5.1/    6.7/    8.0/    8.3
:Thorn Creek
THNI2       3.8/    4.2/    4.9/    6.0/    7.6/   10.3/   11.0
:Little Calumet River
LCMI3       7.8/    8.5/    9.0/   10.8/   12.3/   15.9/   19.0
SHLI2       8.4/    9.0/   10.0/   11.6/   13.4/   15.1/   16.1
.END

IN TABLE 3 BELOW...THE 95 THROUGH 5 PERCENT COLUMNS INDICATE THE PROBABILITY
OF FALLING BELOW THE LISTED STAGE LEVELS (FT) FOR THE VALID TIME PERIOD.

:...TABLE 3--NONEXCEEDANCE PROBABILITIES...

.B MSR 1124 Z DH12 /DC1411241755/DRD+6/DVD90/HGVFZNT/HGVFZN9/HGVFZNH
.B1 /HGVFZN5/HGVFZNG/HGVFZN1/HGVFZNF
:
:       Chance of Falling Below Stages (ft) at Specific Locations
:               Valid  Period: 12/1/2014 - 3/1/2015
:
:           95%     90%     75%     50%     25%     10%      5%
:           ---     ---     ---     ---     ---     ---     ---
:Hart Ditch
HDDI3       2.1/    2.0/    1.9/    1.8/    1.8/    1.8/    1.7
:Thorn Creek
THNI2       2.8/    2.8/    2.8/    2.7/    2.7/    2.7/    2.7
:Little Calumet River
LCMI3       5.2/    5.2/    5.0/    4.9/    4.8/    4.7/    4.7
SHLI2       5.6/    5.5/    5.4/    5.2/    5.1/    5.0/    5.0
.END


:Long-range probabilistic outlooks are issued near the end of
:the month throughout the year.

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