Issued by NWS North Central River Forecast Center
AGUS73 KMSR 271533
Hydrometeorological Forecast Discussion
NWS North Central River Forecast Center Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1035 AM CDT Thu Oct 27 2016
Rain continued to fall over the NCRFC region in the last 24 hours
generally east of a line from Minnesota to Missouri. The heaviest
amounts were observed along the eastern coast of Wisconsin and
over much of lower Michigan were 1 to 2 inches fell. That storm
has moved east out of the region with high pressure building in
over the Ohio River Valley and another low pressure system moves
towards the Dakotas.
The upcoming system looks to be drier and will bring some warmer
temperatures into the Mississippi River Valley for the weekend.
Rain will be light and mostly confined to the far northern areas
of Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan.
Many rivers are on the rise as a result of the rainfall over the
past 2 days. Some flooding is expected in northeast Iowa and
southwest Wisconsin. With relatively dry weather expected over
the next 5 days, rivers will begin receding without additional
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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