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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1117 AM CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

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

  Minnesota River near Jordan affecting Carver and Scott Counties
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
  Cottonwood River at New Ulm affecting Brown County
  Cottonwood River Above Springfield  affecting Brown County
  Redwood River near Redwood Falls affecting Redwood County
  Cannon River AT Northfield affecting Dakota and Rice Counties

.Overview...This forecast is based on expected snowmelt. Temperatures
will continue to warm this week and lead to a prolonged period of
melting. The National Weather Service will monitor this developing
situation and issue followup statements as conditions or forecasts


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.


1117 AM CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cannon River AT Northfield.
* until further notice.
* At 10:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 897.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 897.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 898.9 feet by
  Saturday evening then begin falling.
* Impact...At 899.5 feet...Water reaches top of wall on east side of
  town near dam, as well as west side downstream of dam below
* Impact...At 899.0 feet...Laird Stadium at Carleton College begins to
  flood; west gymnasium threatened.
* 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


Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1237 PM CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-
Benton-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-
Yellow Medicine-Renville-McLeod-Sibley-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Redwood-Brown-Nicollet-Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-Watonwan-Blue Earth-
St. Croix-Pierce-Dunn-Pepin-Eau Claire-
1237 PM CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central and
southern Minnesota...and west central Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Flooding continues along the Minnesota, Redwood, Cottonwood, and
Cannon River. Flooding of small creeks and streams along with
ponding of water over roads is also possible as snow melt
continues this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Warming temperatures this week will increase the rate of snow
melt and increase the possibility for ice jam flooding on area
rivers. Well-above normal temperatures over the weekend will mark
the beginning of widespread spring snowmelt flooding, with rises
on area rivers expected.


SKYWARN spotter activation will not be needed.


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