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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
945 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017

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

  Mississippi River At Aitkin affecting Aitkin and Crow Wing Counties


MNC001-035-271200-
/O.EXT.KDLH.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170427T1200Z/
/ATKM5.1.ER.170426T1206Z.170426T1245Z.170427T0000Z.NO/
945 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Aitkin.
* At  8:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this evening.
* At 13.0 feet...The boat ramp at Aitkin city park floods.  A few
  driveways become covered with water in the Ceadarbrook area. Minor
  flooding of farmland occurs in the Cedarbrook community..
This crest compares to a previous crest of 13.3 feet on May 7 2013.

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



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