Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
859 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

  Cottonwood River at New Ulm affecting Brown County
  Minnesota River at Mankato affecting Blue Earth and Nicollet
  Counties
  Minnesota River near Jordan affecting Carver and Scott Counties
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota..
  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 at Savage affecting Dakota...Hennepin and Scott
  Counties
  South Fork Crow River below Mayer affecting Carver County
  Redwood River near Redwood Falls affecting Redwood County


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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/NWUM5.2.ER.000000T0000Z.180425T1800Z.180429T2200Z.NO/
859 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...Flood Warning now expected to end Monday April 30...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Cottonwood River at New Ulm.
* until Monday April 30.
* At  8:00 PM Monday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.1 feet by
  Wednesday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Sunday afternoon.
* Impact...At 13.3 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

$$

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/MVOM5.2.ER.180421T2137Z.180427T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
859 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Montevideo.
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Monday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.4 feet by
  Friday early afternoon 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

$$

MNC013-103-250758-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0010.180425T2000Z-180428T0900Z/
/MNKM5.1.ER.180425T2000Z.180426T1800Z.180427T1500Z.NO/
859 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...Flood Warning now expected to end late Friday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Mankato.
* from Wednesday afternoon to late Friday night.
* At  8:30 PM Monday the stage was 18.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 22.5 feet by Thursday early afternoon.the
  river will fall below flood stage by late Friday morning.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Dike patrolling begins in Mankato.

&&

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

$$

MNC079-139-143-250758-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0009.180425T0400Z-000000T0000Z/
/HENM5.1.SM.180425T0400Z.180428T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
859 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Henderson MN19.
* from Tuesday evening until further notice.
* At  8:30 PM Monday the stage was 730.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 732.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
  continue to rise to near 735.1 feet by Friday evening.
* Impact...At 734.0 feet...The floodwall gates are closed.
* Impact...At 733.7 feet...Highway 93 may be closed due to high water
  south of Henderson and North of US 169.
* Impact...At 733.0 feet...Water begins encroaching on Highway 93
  south of Henderson and north of US 169.
* 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.

&&

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

$$

MNC019-139-250758-
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/JDNM5.1.ER.180425T1800Z.180429T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
859 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...Flood Warning now expected to end further notice...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River near Jordan.
* from Wednesday afternoon until further notice.
* At  8:45 PM Monday the stage was 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday early afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 27.9 feet by Sunday morning. additional
  rises are possible thereafter.
* 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

$$

MNC037-053-139-250758-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0012.180426T1200Z-000000T0000Z/
/SAVM5.1.ER.180426T1200Z.180501T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
859 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Savage.
* from Thursday morning until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Monday the stage was 700.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 702.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday morning and continue
  to rise to near 707.4 feet by Monday evening. additional rises are
  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 4484 9348 4484 9330 4491 9322 4482 9312 4473 9342

$$

MNC019-250758-
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0013.180424T1400Z-180428T1200Z/
/MAYM5.1.ER.180424T1400Z.180425T1800Z.180428T0600Z.NO/
859 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The South Fork Crow River below Mayer.
* from Tuesday morning to Saturday morning.
* At  8:30 PM Monday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow late morning and
  continue to rise to near 12.0 feet by Wednesday early afternoon.the
  river will fall below flood stage by early Saturday morning.
* 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

$$

MNC127-250758-
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859 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Redwood River near Redwood Falls.
* until further notice.
* At  8:30 PM Monday the stage was 7.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 7.9 feet by
  Friday early afternoon 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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