Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
826 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019

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

  Minnesota River At New Ulm affecting Brown and Nicollet Counties
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota...Wisconsin..
  Minnesota River at Montevideo affecting Chippewa...Lac qui Parle
  and Yellow Medicine Counties
  Minnesota River At Morton  affecting Renville County
  Minnesota River near Jordan affecting Carver and Scott Counties
  Minnesota River at Savage affecting Dakota...Hennepin and Scott
  Counties
  Chippewa River at Durand affecting Buffalo and Pepin Counties
  Redwood River near Redwood Falls affecting Redwood County

.Overview...As a consequence of the accumulating rain that has fallen
during the last 48 hours, runoff will make its way into area rivers.
Thus, we are expecting many rivers to steadily rise over the next few
days. While there are chances for rain showers Thursday night and
Friday evening, the weekend looks to be dry allowing rivers some
needed relief.

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.

&&

MNC023-073-173-240724-
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/MVOM5.3.SM.190325T0415Z.190331T0630Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
826 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Montevideo.
* until further notice.
* At  7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.0 feet by
  Sunday 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

$$

MNC129-240724-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MTNM5.3.SM.190321T0137Z.190324T0630Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
826 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River At Morton .
* until further notice.
* At  7:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 23.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.0 feet by
  tomorrow morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Fleischer Rd flooded in North Redwood; storm
  sewers closed off and bypass pumping begins.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet...Riverside Rd and Front Street flooded in
  North Redwood.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Water reaches flood mitigation culverts on
  Riverside Road

&&

LAT...LON 4460 9519 4465 9514 4455 9487 4442 9487

$$

MNC015-103-240724-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0054.190523T1200Z-190528T1200Z/
/NULM5.1.ER.190523T1200Z.190526T0000Z.190527T1800Z.NO/
826 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019

...Flood Warning now expected to end Tuesday morning...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River At New Ulm.
* from Thursday morning to Tuesday morning.
* At  7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 799.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 800.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
  to rise to near 800.3 feet by Saturday evening. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Monday early afternoon.
* Impact...At 796.0 feet...Water impacts park land and boat launch
  access road is closed.
* Impact...At 795.0 feet...Water begins to impact the access roads in
  the floodplain.

&&

LAT...LON 4435 9459 4440 9455 4427 9431 4421 9431

$$

MNC019-139-240724-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/JDNM5.2.SM.190320T0122Z.190325T1815Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
826 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River near Jordan.
* until further notice.
* At  7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 24.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 26.2 feet by Monday morning.
* 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 9368 4482 9359 4475 9354 4460 9378 4466 9382

$$

MNC037-053-139-240724-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/SAVM5.2.SM.190321T1833Z.190402T1345Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
826 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Savage.
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 703.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 702.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 705.2 feet by
  early Wednesday morning. Additional rises may be possible
  thereafter.
* 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 4482 9359 4485 9332 4494 9318 4481 9314 4473 9342 4475 9354

$$

WIC011-091-240724-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0052.000000T0000Z-190526T0600Z/
/DURW3.1.ER.000000T0000Z.190522T2015Z.190525T1200Z.NO/
826 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Chippewa River at Durand.
* until late Saturday night.
* At  7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.4 feet by
  after midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood stage
  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

$$

MNC127-240724-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0055.000000T0000Z-190526T1200Z/
/RWDM5.1.ER.000000T0000Z.190523T1200Z.190525T1800Z.NO/
826 PM CDT Wed May 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Redwood River near Redwood Falls.
* until Sunday morning.
* At  7:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 6.7 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday
  early afternoon.
* Impact...At 6.0 feet...Low lying areas, mainly farmland, and some
  roads along the river begin to experience flooding; bottom of
  Swayback bridge

&&

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

$$



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