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
1145 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...PRECIPITATION...

DURING THE LAST 24 HOURS SHOWERS ACROSS SOUTHERN MANITOBA..
NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA AND NORTHERN WISCONSIN DROPPED UP TO 0.7
INCHES OF RAIN.

A SIMILAR RAIN PATTERN IS FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS.

HOWEVER..  DURING THE SATURDAY THROUGH TUESDAY PERIOD BETWEEN 1.5
AND 2.0 INCHES OF RAIN ARE FORECAST ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN IOWA..
NORTHEASTERN MISSOURI AND WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS.  FORECAST AMOUNTS
DECREASE TO 0.5 INCHES AT THE SOUTHERN BORDERS OF MINNESOTA AND
WISCONSIN TO THE NORTH AND SOUTHERN MISSOURI AND SOUTHERN ILLINOIS
TO THE SOUTH.

...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...

THERE IS CURRENTLY NO SIGNIFICANT FLOODING WITHIN THE NCRFC AREA.
MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING CONTINUES ON THE ILLINOIS RIVER IN
ILLINOIS. HAVANA AND BEARDSTOWN ARE THE ONLY TWO LOCATIONS STILL
ABOVE MODERATE AS THE RIVER IS SLOWLY RECEDING.  THE WHOLE RIVER
SHOULD FALL BELOW MODERATE EARLY NEXT WEEK BARRING ANY ADDITIONAL
LARGE RAINFALL EVENTS.

THE U.S. DROUGHT MONITOR INDICATES A FEW ISOLATED AREAS OF
ABNORMALLY DRY CONDITIONS IN THE ARROWHEAD OF MINNESOTA... THE
GREEN BAY AREA OF WISCONSIN... AND NORTHERN PARTS OF MICHAGN.
GREEN BAY IS NEARLY FIVE INCHES BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR
THE YEAR.  SEE HTTP://WWW.DROUGHTMONITOR.UNL.EDU FOR MORE
INFORMATION.

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: SCH ... JDT ... BAC

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


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...BAC/JDT...





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