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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
900 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MINNESOTA..
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN AFFECTING AITKIN AND CROW WING
  COUNTIES

MNC001-035-240200-
/O.CON.KDLH.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-140426T1200Z/
/ATKM5.1.RS.140412T1245Z.140413T2245Z.140426T0600Z.NO/
900 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN.
* AT  8:30 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.6 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
  EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.
* AT 13.0 FEET...SOME ROADS ARE COVERED WITH WATER..
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

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1014 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ040-055-056-062-066-067-070-071-231115-
/O.CON.KFSD.WI.Y.0012.140423T1500Z-140424T0100Z/
LYON-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-OBRIEN-CLAY-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-LINCOLN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-
PIPESTONE-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-BROOKINGS-LAKE-MOODY-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-
UNION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD...
LARCHWOOD...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...ARNOLDS PARK...
ORANGE CITY...SIOUX CENTER...SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN...
SPENCER...LE MARS...CHEROKEE...STORM LAKE...SIOUX CITY...
IDA GROVE...HOLSTEIN...BATTLE CREEK...TYLER...HENDRICKS...
LAKE BENTON...IVANHOE...MARSHALL...SLAYTON...FULDA...WINDOM...
MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD...PIPESTONE...
LUVERNE...WAKEFIELD...PONCA...ALLEN...SOUTH SIOUX CITY...
BROOKINGS...MADISON...FLANDREAU...SIOUX FALLS...PARKER...
CENTERVILLE...MARION...VIBORG...HURLEY...CHANCELLOR...CANTON...
LENNOX...TEA...HARRISBURG...VERMILLION...NORTH SIOUX CITY...
BERESFORD...ELK POINT...ALCESTER...JEFFERSON
1014 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL ALREADY BE BREEZY TO START THE
  MORNING AND BY MID MORNING WILL TO CONTINUE TO INCREASE. THE
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL ONLY GRADUALLY DIMINISH THROUGH THE EVENING
  HOURS.

* WEATHER CONDITIONS...SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL AVERAGE 25 TO 35 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH.  WINDS OF
THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE WITHOUT EXTRA
PRECAUTIONS. MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE
CAUTION UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
914 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS FOR SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA ON WEDNESDAY...

.A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL AND
SOUTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA FOR WEDNESDAY. THE ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT
FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM CDT AND COVERS AN AREA ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE
FROM MORRIS TO OLIVIA TO NEW ULM TO FAIRMONT. SOUTHEAST WINDS ARE
FORECAST TO INCREASE TO 30 TO 35 MPH BY LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING AND
PERSIST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. WIND GUSTS TO 45 MPH ARE ALSO
EXPECTED. THE STRONG WINDS ARE IN ADVANCE OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
MOVING INTO THE PLAINS.

MNZ047-054>056-064-065-073-074-082-091-231000-
/O.CON.KMPX.WI.Y.0004.140423T1600Z-140423T2300Z/
STEVENS-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-
REDWOOD-BROWN-WATONWAN-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORRIS...MADISON...BENSON...
MONTEVIDEO...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...
ST. JAMES...FAIRMONT
914 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING...LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AT 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OUTDOOR OBJECTS...SUCH AS TRASH CANS
  AND LAWN FURNITURE MAY BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS BETWEEN 45 AND 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
400 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

IAZ004-015-023-033-034-044-045-057-070-231100-
EMMET-PALO ALTO-POCAHONTAS-SAC-CALHOUN-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-
CASS-
400 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED NON-SEVERE THUNDERSTORM TOWARD DAYBREAK ON WEDNESDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY FROM THE SOUTH WITH
SUSTAINED WINDS APPROACHING 30 MPH AND A FEW GUSTS OVER 40 MPH.

ISOLATED NON SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY MORNING
WITH MORE NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. STRONG TO ISOLATED SEVERE STORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY NIGHT WITH MAIN THREAT FROM LARGE HAIL.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS CHANCES ARE EXPECTED STARTING SATURDAY
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY NIGHT ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA...MAINLY
SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 30. THE OVERALL THREAT OF SEVERE WEATHER HAS NOT
BEEN DETERMINED YET.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MIGHT BE NEEDED WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BUT IS NOT
LIKELY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
338 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-231030-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
338 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LOCALIZED FOG IS POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS EASTERN
PORTIONS OF THE AREA OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

A MAJOR STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY...AND
NOT LEAVE UNTIL VERY EARLY IN THE WEEKEND. WIDESPREAD RAIN WILL
DEVELOP ON WEDNESDAY...BUT WILL MIX WITH AND POSSIBLY CHANGE TO
SNOW OVER NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE REGION DURING THE LATTER PART
OF THE WORK WEEK. THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW
ACCUMULATION EXISTS ACROSS NORTHERN MINNESOTA...ESPECIALLY IN THE
TIP OF THE ARROWHEAD. AS THERE SHOULD BE SOME MELTING...AND THE
COMPUTER MODELS ARE STILL EXHIBITING A FAIR AMOUNT OF
DIFFERENCES...DETERMINING SNOW ACCUMULATION IS STILL A BIT TRICKY
AT THIS POINT. WATCH FOR LATER FORECASTS TO DETAIL EXPECTED
SNOWFALL AMOUNTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
702 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-231215-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-
WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-
EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-
SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-
WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-TOWNER-CAVALIER-
PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
WESTERN WALSH-
702 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN HIGH PLAINS WILL MOVE
INTO THE WESTERN DAKOTAS LATE TONIGHT. AS IT DOES SHOWERS ARE
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE SOUTHWESTERN PART OF THE REGION
TONIGHT LIFTING SLOWLY NORTHEAST. NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS
EXPECTED.

SPRING SNOW MELT RIVERINE FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE NORTHERN RED
RIVER. REFER TO THE LATEST FLOOD WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FOR
DETAILED INFORMATION ON SPECIFIC LOCATIONS.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

AN ACTIVE PERIOD WILL SET UP FROM WEDNESDAY TO THE END OF THE WORK
WEEK AS A SLOW MOVING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE CROSSES THE REGION.
MUCH OF THE REGION WILL SEE RAIN WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. SOME
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL DROP
THROUGH THE REGION THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY WITH RAIN CHANCES
CONTINUING POSSIBLY MIXING WITH SNOW LATE THURSDAY NIGHT AND EARLY
FRIDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
617 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ039-040-054>056-061-062-066-067-070-071-231130-
LYON-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-OBRIEN-CLAY-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-LINCOLN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-
PIPESTONE-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-KINGSBURY-BROOKINGS-MINER-LAKE-MOODY-
MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-UNION-
617 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
IOWA...SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...EAST CENTRAL
SOUTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

STRONG SOUTH WINDS OF 25 TO 40 MPH WILL BE FOUND ACROSS THE AREA
WEDNESDAY. THIS WILL LEAD TO A VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL
RESULT IN A VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER AGAIN ON THURSDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED. HOWEVER ISOLATED STRONG
TO SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY EVENING IN AREAS NEAR THE
MISSOURI RIVER VALLEY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
426 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-061-231100-
ALLAMAKEE-CLAYTON-CRAWFORD-GRANT-
426 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST IOWA
AND SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

MINOR FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG PORTIONS OF THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER THROUGH THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS FROM WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.
SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED WITH LIGHTNING THE MAIN HAZARD.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

HALBACH/RRS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
419 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-230930-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-
ROBERTS-WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-
LYMAN-BUFFALO-
419 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014 /319 AM MDT TUE APR 22 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL BECOME GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON AND FIRE DANGER
REMAINS VERY HIGH ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA TODAY.

A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL WORK OUT OF THE ROCKIES INTO THE
NORTHERN PLAINS OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS...BRINGING CHANCES
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH IT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ARE FIRST INTRODUCED INTO THE FORECAST THIS EVENING...AND WILL
PERSIST THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION WEDNESDAY...AIDING IN
ADDITIONAL CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. DRIER AIR DOES
APPEAR TO QUICKLY MOVE IN BEHIND THIS FRONT HOWEVER...SO GREATEST
PRECIPITATION CHANCES WILL REMAIN ACROSS FAR EASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA
AND WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

SERR

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