Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
927 AM CDT Tue May 21 2019

...The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Minnesota...

  Minnesota River At New Ulm affecting Brown and Nicollet Counties
  Redwood River near Redwood Falls affecting Redwood County


.This river forecast is based on observed precipitation of 1.5
inches over the past 72 hours and forecast precipitation of 1.5
inches over the next 72 hours. Heavy rains could cause river levels
to rise even higher than predicted. The National Weather Service will
monitor this developing situation and issue followup statements as
conditions or forecasts change.

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.

&&

MNC015-103-222027-
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927 AM CDT Tue May 21 2019

The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Minnesota River At New Ulm.
* from Wednesday evening until further notice.
* At  8:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 799.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 800.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 800.8 feet by early Sunday morning.

&&

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

$$

MNC127-222027-
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/RWDM5.1.ER.190522T1800Z.190525T1200Z.190527T1200Z.NO/
927 AM CDT Tue May 21 2019

The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Redwood River near Redwood Falls.
* from Wednesday afternoon to Tuesday May 28.
* At  8:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 5.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 6.5 feet by Saturday morning. The river
  will fall below flood stage by Monday morning.
* 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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