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Flood Warning

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

  Cottonwood River at New Ulm affecting Brown County
  Minnesota River at Mankato affecting Blue Earth and Nicollet
  Minnesota River near Jordan affecting Carver and Scott Counties
...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 at Savage affecting Dakota...Hennepin and Scott
  South Fork Crow River below Mayer affecting Carver County
  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 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


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