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
1110 AM CDT Wed Oct 18 2017


Mild weather across the region will continue to produce dry
conditions today.  No significant rainfall occurred during the
last 24 hours and none is expected for the remainder of the week.
The next chance for precipitation will be over the weekend as a
cold front moves into the region Friday.

...Hydrologic Conditions...
High river flows continued on the Des Plaines and East Branch of
the Du Page River in northeast Illinos, the upper Des Moines river
in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa, the mainstem Minnesota
River in southern Minnesota, the mainstem Mississippi River from
around the Twin Cities, MN and points downstream, and the mainstem
Illinois River.  Minor flooding was isolated to the reaches around
Montivideo, MN and Estherville, IA.  The crest on the Illinois
River was just past Henry, IL while the crest on the Mississippi
River was around Guttenberg, IA. No significant runoff event is
foreseen during the next five days.

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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