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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1043 AM CDT Mon Jul 22 2019

...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 Morton  affecting Renville County
  Cannon River AT Northfield affecting Dakota and Rice Counties

.Overview...There are still rises occuring on a few area rivers after
the recent precipitation, but for the most part they are receding.
Mainly dry weather should hang around through Thursday, so by next
weekend we could be flood free.


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.


1043 AM CDT Mon Jul 22 2019

...Flood Warning now expected to end this evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Cannon River AT Northfield.
* until this evening.
* At 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 897.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 897.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this afternoon.
* Impact...At 897.5 feet...Flood waters reach Carleton College soccer
  fields. Babcock Park north of downtown begins to flood.
* Impact...At 897.0 feet...Water backs up into businesses along river
  in downtown Northfield. Riverwalk on west side of town begins to


LAT...LON 4443 9322 4450 9314 4453 9302 4450 9302 4445 9312 4441 9318


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