Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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

  Minnesota River at Mankato affecting Blue Earth and Nicollet
  Counties
  Minnesota River at Savage affecting Dakota...Hennepin and Scott
  Counties
  South Fork Crow River below Mayer affecting Carver County
  Mississippi River at St. Paul affecting Dakota...Ramsey and
  Washington Counties
  Mississippi River near Hastings L/D 2 affecting Dakota...Washington
  and Pierce Counties
  Chippewa River at Durand affecting Buffalo and Pepin Counties
  Redwood River near Redwood Falls affecting Redwood County
  Cottonwood River at New Ulm affecting Brown County
  Minnesota River at Montevideo affecting Chippewa...Lac qui Parle
  and Yellow Medicine Counties
  Minnesota River at Henderson MN19 affecting Le Sueur...Scott and
  Sibley Counties
  Minnesota River near Jordan affecting Carver and Scott Counties

.Overview...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.  Turn Around...Don`t Drown.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your local radio or TV station
for the latest information concerning this flood event.

&&

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856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cottonwood River at New Ulm.
* until Monday night.
* At  8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is expected to continue through Saturday afternoon.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.2 feet by
  after midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood stage
  Monday morning.
* Impact...At 13.1 feet...Flood waters begin to impact Cottonwood
  Street west of the river.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Flood waters begin to impact low lying
  areas...and some roads along the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4433 9448 4427 9441 4422 9470 4430 9470

$$

MNC023-073-173-270756-
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856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Montevideo.
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 15.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.5 feet by
  Saturday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Storm sewers may need to be plugged to
  prevent water from backing up into streets.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Low lying areas and some roads along the
  river begin flooding, along with some basements of houses along the
  river.

&&

LAT...LON 4503 9578 4492 9562 4486 9570 4497 9587

$$

MNC013-103-270756-
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/MNKM5.1.ER.180427T1200Z.180427T1200Z.180428T0000Z.NO/
856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Mankato.
* from Friday morning to Saturday afternoon.
* At  8:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 20.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage Friday
  morning.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Dike patrolling begins in Mankato.

&&

LAT...LON 4414 9420 4420 9409 4427 9405 4427 9396 4410 9398

$$

MNC079-139-143-270756-
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856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Henderson MN19.
* until further notice.
* At  8:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 732.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 732.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 734.5 feet by
  Saturday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 734.0 feet...The floodwall gates are closed.
* Impact...At 732.5 feet...Water begins encroaching on highway 19 east
  of Henderson.
* Impact...At 732.0 feet...Water begins impacting residences and
  agricultural buildings north and south of Henderson.
* Impact...At 731.0 feet...Highway 93 may be closed between Henderson
  and Hwy 169 due to backflow on the Rush River.

&&

LAT...LON 4461 9393 4466 9382 4460 9379 4446 9388 4446 9399

$$

MNC019-139-270756-
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/JDNM5.2.ER.180425T1200Z.180429T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River near Jordan.
* until further notice.
* At  7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 25.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 28.1 feet by
  Sunday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At 26.7 feet...The bridge at Scott County Road 9 and Carver
  County Road 11/Jonathan Carver Parkway will be closed.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Low lying areas and some roads along the
  river begin to flood and private sanitary sewers may experience
  problems.

&&

LAT...LON 4473 9366 4479 9363 4474 9354 4460 9378 4466 9382

$$

MNC037-053-139-270756-
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/SAVM5.1.ER.180426T0730Z.180502T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Savage.
* from late tonight until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 701.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 702.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by after midnight tonight and
  continue to rise to near 708.0 feet by Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At 705.0 feet...Flood waters begin to impact the park road
  at Fort Snelling State Park.
* Impact...At 702.0 feet...Barge loading stops at Port Cargill, and
  other flood prevention measures are begun. Water begins to impact
  Black Dog Road in Burnsville.
* Impact...At 700.0 feet...Flood waters begin to cover trails at Fort
  Snelling State Park as well as low parts on the Bloomington Ferry
  Bridge trail just east of US 169.

&&

LAT...LON 4484 9348 4484 9330 4491 9322 4482 9312 4473 9342

$$

MNC019-270756-
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856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for
  The South Fork Crow River below Mayer.
* until Saturday afternoon.
* At  8:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 13.5 feet...Flooding affects Vega Avenue between Carver
  County Road 32 and 86th Street; Carver County Road 30 is closed
  west of Yancy Avenue to McLeod County line.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flooding affects Mill Avenue from Watertown
  to the Wright County line; Yancy Avenue between Carver County Road
  30 and 78th Street; Vega Avenue between Carver County Road 33 and
  94th Street; and the intersection of Union Avenue and 82nd Street.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Carver County Road 123 is closed north of
  Highway 7 to 42nd Street.

&&

LAT...LON 4498 9390 4498 9377 4483 9390 4486 9399

$$

MNC037-123-163-270756-
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/STPM5.2.ER.180429T0800Z.180501T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at St. Paul.
* from late Saturday night until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday morning and continue to
  rise to near 15.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Portions of the Lilydale park area begin to
  experience flooding.
* Impact...At 13.3 feet...Water begins to encroach on Water St.

&&

LAT...LON 4494 9318 4501 9306 4482 9286 4469 9298

$$

MNC037-163-WIC093-270756-
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856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River near Hastings L/D 2.
* from late Friday night until further notice.
* At  6:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 12.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Saturday morning and
  continue to rise to near 17.5 feet by Wednesday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4482 9286 4473 9266 4463 9279 4469 9298

$$

WIC011-091-270756-
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856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for
  The Chippewa River at Durand.
* from late tonight to Saturday night.
* At  7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue to
  rise to near 13.5 feet by early Friday morning. The river will fall
  below flood stage by late Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...The basements of businesses along the river
  begin to flood.
* Impact...At 12.5 feet...River Street in downtown Durand begins to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4456 9209 4471 9201 4479 9183 4471 9177 4455 9198

$$

MNC127-270756-
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856 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for
  The Redwood River near Redwood Falls.
* until further notice.
* At  7:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.9 feet by
  tomorrow evening then begin falling.
* Impact...At 6.0 feet...Low lying areas, mainly farmland, and some
  roads along the river begin to experience flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 4458 9514 4453 9505 4444 9539 4451 9546

$$




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