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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
859 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
  Cottonwood River at New Ulm affecting Brown County
  Minnesota River at Montevideo affecting Chippewa...Lac qui Parle
  and Yellow Medicine Counties
  Redwood River near Redwood Falls affecting Redwood County


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.


859 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Minnesota River at Montevideo.
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.9 feet by
  Friday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Low lying areas and some roads along the
  river begin flooding, along with some basements of houses along the


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


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