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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
1256 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

MNC155-SDC091-109-291200-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TRAVERSE MN-ROBERTS SD-MARSHALL SD-
1256 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN TRAVERSE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  NORTHWESTERN ROBERTS COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...
  CENTRAL MARSHALL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA...

* UNTIL 700 AM CDT FRIDAY

* AT 1255 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN WHICH WILL CAUSE FLOODING. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN
  HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  VEBLEN...ROSHOLT...NEW EFFINGTON...CLAIRE CITY...TINTAH...VICTOR...
  WHITE ROCK...HILLHEAD...VEBLEN FLATS HOUSING...IMMANUEL CHURCH...
  WHITEROCK COLONY AND FORT SISSETON STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 4595 9627 4572 9712 4585 9721 4578 9743
      4566 9753 4561 9771 4576 9773 4594 9738
      4594 9656 4602 9657 4602 9632

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WISE

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
902 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota...

  Mississippi River At Aitkin affecting Aitkin and Crow Wing Counties
  Mississippi River Near Fort Ripley affecting Morrison and Crow Wing
  Counties

.The Mississippi River stage continues to rise at many locations in
northern and central Minnesota due to rainfall this past week.
Water levels will remain at or near forecast crests for 36 to 48
hours, with waters gradually receding through the weekend. Rain
and thunderstorms remain likely through Friday. Rainfall amounts of
up to 1.00 inches are possible during that time, which may extend
the flooding through the weekend and into Monday.

MNC001-035-300202-
/O.EXT.KDLH.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150531T0000Z/
/ATKM5.1.ER.150526T1245Z.150528T0530Z.150530T1200Z.NO/
902 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Aitkin.
* At  8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 12.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday morning.
* At 12.0 feet...Minor flooding of farmland occurs in the Cedarbrook
  community..
This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.3 feet on Apr 17 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4650 9370 4630 9420 4644 9420 4655 9415
      4665 9370



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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
902 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota...

  Mississippi River At Aitkin affecting Aitkin and Crow Wing Counties
  Mississippi River Near Fort Ripley affecting Morrison and Crow Wing
  Counties

.The Mississippi River stage continues to rise at many locations in
northern and central Minnesota due to rainfall this past week.
Water levels will remain at or near forecast crests for 36 to 48
hours, with waters gradually receding through the weekend. Rain
and thunderstorms remain likely through Friday. Rainfall amounts of
up to 1.00 inches are possible during that time, which may extend
the flooding through the weekend and into Monday.

MNC035-097-300202-
/O.EXT.KDLH.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150601T1200Z/
/FTRM5.1.ER.150527T0900Z.150528T2100Z.150601T0000Z.UU/
902 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River Near Fort Ripley.
* At  8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* At 11.0 feet...This will cause minor flooding of rural areas near
  Fort Ripley..
This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.7 feet on Jun 15 2005.

&&



LAT...LON 4644 9420 4630 9420 4617 9423 4616 9440
      4626 9442

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
946 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following river in South
Dakota...

  James River Near Columbia

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
the next 24 hours. Any additional future precipitation could affect
the forecasts. Updates will be issued as needed.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Flood waters can be very dangerous. never drive
across a flooded road...Turn around dont drown!

Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
Or your favorite local media.

For additional information...Check out our web site at
www.Weather.Gov/abr...Then left click on the rivers and lakes link.


&&

SDC013-291846-
/O.EXT.KABR.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CMBS2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150523T0345Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
946 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The James River Near Columbia
* Until further notice...
* At 9AM Tuesday the stage was 14.0 feet...
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast...
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet...
* At 15.0 feet...Significant amounts of agricultural lands are
  flooded.

&&



LAT...LON 4594 9820 4563 9837 4552 9830 4552 9818
 4563 9827 4594 9813

$$

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