Issued by NWS North Central River Forecast Center
AGUS73 KMSR 071745
HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL FORECAST DISCUSSION
NWS NORTH CENTRAL RIVER FORECAST CENTER TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1145 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016
A mixture of rain and snow fell across the northern half of the
NCRFC region during the past 24 hours. Water equivalents were a
few hundredths except for a few areas between a tenth of an inch
and two tenths of an inch in west central Minnesota...northeastern
Minnesota and the upper peninsula of Michigan.
Precipitation will overspread the region during the next 24 hours
...bringing a mixture of rain and snow to portions of Minnesota
and Michigan this afternoon and evening before changing to all
snow as far south as Missouri and Illinois. Water equivalents of a
few hundredths south to a tenth to quarter inch north are
The weather system will push east and by Wednesday only Michigan
will see any precipitation. Daily water equivalents into midweek
will range from a few hundredths to around a tenth of an inch.
There is no significant flooding occurring and none is forecast in
the next 5 days.
Ice jams continue at several locations causing elevated stages.
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: DOH(MMD) ... LLD ... RJW
If no response from this list... call the DOH...SCH or HIC.