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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1114 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in

  Minnesota River at Mankato affecting Blue Earth and Nicollet
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in

  Cottonwood River at New Ulm affecting Brown County
  South Fork Crow River below Mayer affecting Carver County
  Mississippi River at St. Paul affecting Dakota...Ramsey and
  Washington Counties
  Chippewa River at Durand affecting Buffalo and Pepin Counties
  Redwood River near Redwood Falls affecting Redwood County
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
  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
  Minnesota River at Savage affecting Dakota...Hennepin and Scott
  Mississippi River near Hastings L/D 2 affecting Dakota...
  Washington and Pierce Counties

.Overview...This river forecast is based on forecast runoff from
snow melt and the 24 hour forecast precipitation.
Little if any precipitation is expected until early next week.
Any additional rainfall may cause river levels to rise even higher
than predicted.


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.


1114 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Minnesota River at Savage.
until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Thursday the stage was 702.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast to continue.
* Flood stage is 702.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 708.0 feet by
  Tuesday evening then begin falling.
* 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


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