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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
751 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

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

  Cottonwood River at New Ulm affecting Brown County
  Redwood River near Redwood Falls affecting Redwood County

.Overview...
This river forecast is based on preciptation over the past 24 hours
and forecast precipitation over the next 24 hours. Additional
rainfall could cause river levels to rise higher than predicted.
The National Weather Service will monitor this situation and
issue followup statements as conditions or forecasts change.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

MNC127-230650-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-180724T0000Z/
/RWDM5.1.ER.180720T0741Z.180721T0830Z.180723T0600Z.NO/
751 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

...Flood Warning now expected to end Monday evening...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Redwood River near Redwood Falls.
* until Monday evening.
* At  6:30 PM Saturday the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Monday morning.
* Impact...At 6.0 feet...Low lying areas, mainly farmland, and some
  roads along the river begin to experience flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 4458 9514 4453 9505 4444 9539 4451 9546

$$
CEO

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
751 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

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

  Cottonwood River at New Ulm affecting Brown County
  Redwood River near Redwood Falls affecting Redwood County

.Overview...
This river forecast is based on preciptation over the past 24 hours
and forecast precipitation over the next 24 hours. Additional
rainfall could cause river levels to rise higher than predicted.
The National Weather Service will monitor this situation and
issue followup statements as conditions or forecasts change.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

MNC015-230650-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0033.000000T0000Z-180723T0900Z/
/NWUM5.1.ER.000000T0000Z.180721T2015Z.180722T1500Z.NO/
751 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

...Flood Warning now expected to end late Sunday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Cottonwood River at New Ulm.
* until late Sunday night.
* At  7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Flood waters begin to impact low lying
  areas...and some roads along the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4433 9448 4427 9441 4422 9470 4430 9470

$$

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
455 PM CDT SAT JUL 21 2018

MNC155-222200-
/O.EXT.KABR.FA.W.0027.000000T0000Z-180722T2200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Traverse MN-
455 PM CDT SAT JUL 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Aberdeen has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
  East central Traverse County in west central Minnesota...

* Until 500 PM CDT Sunday.

* At 450 PM CDT, reporting gauges along 12 mile creek near Dumont
  were still in flood stage. The flooding should affect mainly
  lowlands and farmland near the creek. The flooding is the result
  of heavy rains that occurred upstream on Wednesday and Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

&&

LAT...LON 4568 9633 4571 9637 4575 9640 4578 9638
      4571 9631 4570 9625 4568 9626 4567 9626

$$

Connelly

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1044 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...South Dakota...Iowa...Minnesota...

  Big Sioux River Near Brookings
  Medary Creek near Medary
  Little Sioux River at Spencer
  Little Sioux River At Linn Grove
  Missouri River Near Verdel
  Missouri River At Niobrara
  Missouri River At Springfield
  West Fork Des Moines River near Avoca
  West Fork Des Moines River Near Windom

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest
forecasts.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Do not drive cars through flooded areas. the water
depth and road condition may be unsafe.

Additional information is available at

http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=fsd

Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
or your local radio and TV stations.

The next scheduled statement will be issued tomorrow morning.

&&

SDC011-101-221944-
/O.EXT.KFSD.FL.W.0180.000000T0000Z-180723T1612Z/
/BRKS2.2.ER.180720T1224Z.180721T1800Z.180722T1612Z.NO/
1044 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Sioux River Near Brookings.
* until Monday morning.
* At 09AM Saturday the stage was 11.45 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.00 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to 11.5 feet on Saturday July 21,
  then begin falling.
* At stages near 11.7 feet...473rd Avenue at 221st Street begins to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4417 9678 4420 9675 4414 9659 4410 9658
          4410 9666 4411 9666

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1044 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...South Dakota...Iowa...Minnesota...

  Big Sioux River Near Brookings
  Medary Creek near Medary
  Little Sioux River at Spencer
  Little Sioux River At Linn Grove
  Missouri River Near Verdel
  Missouri River At Niobrara
  Missouri River At Springfield
  West Fork Des Moines River near Avoca
  West Fork Des Moines River Near Windom

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest
forecasts.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Do not drive cars through flooded areas. the water
depth and road condition may be unsafe.

Additional information is available at

http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=fsd

Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
or your local radio and TV stations.

The next scheduled statement will be issued tomorrow morning.

&&

SDC011-221944-
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0181.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MDYS2.2.ER.180720T0137Z.180720T0915Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
1044 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Medary Creek near Medary.
* until further notice.
* At 10AM Saturday the stage was 1589.07 feet.
* Flood stage is 1588.00 feet.
* At stages near 1589 feet...Moderate flooding of pasture and crop
  land begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4420 9678 4424 9678 4429 9665 4428 9659
          4425 9659 4425 9665 4423 9674 4420 9675

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1044 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...South Dakota...Iowa...Minnesota...

  Big Sioux River Near Brookings
  Medary Creek near Medary
  Little Sioux River at Spencer
  Little Sioux River At Linn Grove
  Missouri River Near Verdel
  Missouri River At Niobrara
  Missouri River At Springfield
  West Fork Des Moines River near Avoca
  West Fork Des Moines River Near Windom

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest
forecasts.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Do not drive cars through flooded areas. the water
depth and road condition may be unsafe.

Additional information is available at

http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=fsd

Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
or your local radio and TV stations.

The next scheduled statement will be issued tomorrow morning.

&&

MNC033-063-221944-
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0131.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WDOM5.2.ER.180624T0830Z.180708T0330Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1044 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Des Moines River Near Windom.
* until further notice.
* At 10AM Saturday the stage was 19.27 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.00 feet.
* At stages near 19.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins along the
  lower east bank.

&&

LAT...LON 4382 9533 4389 9537 4398 9521 4375 9499
          4375 9512 4388 9520

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1044 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...South Dakota...Iowa...Minnesota...

  Big Sioux River Near Brookings
  Medary Creek near Medary
  Little Sioux River at Spencer
  Little Sioux River At Linn Grove
  Missouri River Near Verdel
  Missouri River At Niobrara
  Missouri River At Springfield
  West Fork Des Moines River near Avoca
  West Fork Des Moines River Near Windom

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest
forecasts.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Do not drive cars through flooded areas. the water
depth and road condition may be unsafe.

Additional information is available at

http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=fsd

Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
or your local radio and TV stations.

The next scheduled statement will be issued tomorrow morning.

&&

MNC101-221944-
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0121.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/AVOM5.3.ER.180621T1613Z.180705T2230Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
1044 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Des Moines River near Avoca.
* until further notice.
* At 09AM Saturday the stage was 1426.42 feet.
* Flood stage is 1425.00 feet.
* At stages near 1426 feet...Significant amounts of crop and pasture
  land are flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4406 9571 4411 9564 4389 9537 4382 9533
          4386 9546 4396 9557

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
510 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa...West Fork Des Moines River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Emmet

River forecasts include observed precipitation, as well as expected
precipitation over the next 24 hours. Heavy rains over the past few
weeks have resulted in a prolonged flooding event with only slow
falls in river levels, less than a half foot per day.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Due to the expected slow changing nature of the West Fork Des
Moines River at Estherville, regularly scheduled statements will
only be issued once per week on Monday mornings from this point
forward. Additional statements will be issued if conditions or
forecasts change. The next scheduled statement will be issued
Monday July 23.

If you encounter a flooded area, turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around, do not drown.

More information--including impact statements and crest
histories--is available on the Web at...  www.weather.gov/desmoines.
Click on the Rivers and Lakes link.

&&

IAC063-232209-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ESVI4.3.ER.180621T0441Z.180709T2300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
510 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

...Flood Warning remains in effect until further notice...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Des Moines River at Estherville, or From the
  Iowa-Minnesota border...to near Wallingford.
* Until further notice.
* At  4:00 AM Saturday the stage was 10.9 feet, or 2.9 feet above
  Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...fall to 10.6 feet Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet, Mike Mickelson Park South of Iowa 9 is
  inundated.

&&

LAT...LON 4326 9483 4350 9491 4350 9485 4326 9471
      4326 9483

$$

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