Weather Alerts

Aitkin County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Aitkin zip codes: 55748, 55752, 55760, 55785, 55787, 56350, 56431, 56469
Expires Sunday, April 20, 2014 1:00 AM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1117 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MINNESOTA...

MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN AFFECTING AITKIN AND CROW WING COUNTIES
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN.
* AT 10:30 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* AT 12.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OF FARMLAND OCCURS..
THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.3 FEET ON APR 17 2011.


&&

Crow Wing County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Crow Wing zip codes: 56401, 56425, 56441, 56442, 56444, 56447, 56448, 56449, 56450, 56455, 56456, 56459, 56465, 56468, 56472
Expires Sunday, April 20, 2014 1:00 AM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1117 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MINNESOTA...

MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN AFFECTING AITKIN AND CROW WING COUNTIES
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT AITKIN.
* AT 10:30 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* AT 12.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OF FARMLAND OCCURS..
THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.3 FEET ON APR 17 2011.


&&

Kittson County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Kittson zip codes: 56720, 56728, 56729, 56731, 56732, 56733, 56734, 56735, 56740, 56755
Expires Friday, April 18, 2014 12:19 PM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1220 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA AND NORTH DAKOTA...

* EAST GRAND FORKS...ON THE RED RIVER...IN POLK AND GRAND FORKS
COUNTIES
* OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...POLK AND GRAND
FORKS COUNTIES
* DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
PEMBINA COUNTIES
* ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY
* HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER...IN KITTSON COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA AND NORTH DAKOTA...

* PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES

.SOME ICE JAM ACTION IS CAUSING VARIATIONS IN STAGE ALONG NORTHERN
STRETCHES OF THE RED RIVER OF THE NORTH...BUT NOT ENOUGH TO ALTER
THE FORECAST. LITTLE PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST OVER THE NEXT
24-48 HOURS AND IS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPACT RIVER LEVELS.

THIS FORECAST IS FOR A 7 DAY PERIOD...THE HIGHEST STAGE INDICATED
MAY NOT REFLECT THE CREST FOR THIS EVENT.

FORECASTS ARE UPDATED DAILY AND STAGE VALUES WILL CHANGE AS NEW
WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION IS USED. RIVER FORECASTS USUALLY USE
24 HOURS OF EXPECTED PRECIPITATION BUT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION
IT MAY INCLUDE PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH THE NEXT 72 HOURS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN...

- DON'T TRAVEL THROUGH FLOODED AREAS!

- PERSONS IN THE WARNED AREA NEED TO TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY. IF NECESSARY MOVE TO A HIGHER AND SAFER LOCATION.

- PERSONS LIVING IN THE RED RIVER BASIN SHOULD MONITOR RIVER
LEVELS WHILE THE RIVER IS IN...OR NEAR...FLOOD.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...GO TO THE AHPS/RIVER SECTION
ON OUR WEB PAGE AT: WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRANDFORKS

&&
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 11:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 805.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 802.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 804.8 FEET
BY FRIDAY.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 806.0 FEET, STORM SEWER VALVE AT THE 175
BRIDGE CLOSED. LIFT PUMP INSPECTED.

&&

DAILY 7 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

DATE FRI SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU
(MONTH/DAY) 04/18 04/19 04/20 04/21 04/22 04/23 04/24

TWO RIVERS RIVER
HALLOCK 804.8 804.0 803.5 803.3 803.2 803.0 802.6

Marshall County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Marshall zip codes: 56710, 56713, 56724, 56737, 56738, 56744, 56757, 56758, 56760, 56762
Expires Friday, April 25, 2014 1:00 AM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1220 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA AND NORTH DAKOTA...

* EAST GRAND FORKS...ON THE RED RIVER...IN POLK AND GRAND FORKS
COUNTIES
* OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...POLK AND GRAND
FORKS COUNTIES
* DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
PEMBINA COUNTIES
* ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY
* HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER...IN KITTSON COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA AND NORTH DAKOTA...

* PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES

.SOME ICE JAM ACTION IS CAUSING VARIATIONS IN STAGE ALONG NORTHERN
STRETCHES OF THE RED RIVER OF THE NORTH...BUT NOT ENOUGH TO ALTER
THE FORECAST. LITTLE PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST OVER THE NEXT
24-48 HOURS AND IS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPACT RIVER LEVELS.

THIS FORECAST IS FOR A 7 DAY PERIOD...THE HIGHEST STAGE INDICATED
MAY NOT REFLECT THE CREST FOR THIS EVENT.

FORECASTS ARE UPDATED DAILY AND STAGE VALUES WILL CHANGE AS NEW
WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION IS USED. RIVER FORECASTS USUALLY USE
24 HOURS OF EXPECTED PRECIPITATION BUT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION
IT MAY INCLUDE PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH THE NEXT 72 HOURS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN...

- DON'T TRAVEL THROUGH FLOODED AREAS!

- PERSONS IN THE WARNED AREA NEED TO TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY. IF NECESSARY MOVE TO A HIGHER AND SAFER LOCATION.

- PERSONS LIVING IN THE RED RIVER BASIN SHOULD MONITOR RIVER
LEVELS WHILE THE RIVER IS IN...OR NEAR...FLOOD.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...GO TO THE AHPS/RIVER SECTION
ON OUR WEB PAGE AT: WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRANDFORKS

&&
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL FRIDAY APRIL 25...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 11:45 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 37.2 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 32.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 38.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

DAILY 7 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

DATE FRI SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU
(MONTH/DAY) 04/18 04/19 04/20 04/21 04/22 04/23 04/24

RED RIVER
DRAYTON 36.8 36.2 35.4 34.5 33.5 32.5 31.5

Northern Lake, Northern Cook Superior NF NW County

WINTER STORM WARNING

Issued for the following Northern Lake, Northern Cook Superior NF NW zip codes: 55607
Expires Thursday, April 17, 2014 4:00 PM

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1137 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...SNOW CONTINUING ACROSS EASTERN ARROWHEAD THIS AFTERNOON...

.A MOIST FLOW OF AIR INTO THE ELEVATED TERRAIN OF COOK COUNTY WILL
ALLOW SNOW TO CONTINUE THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED FROM TACONITE HARBOR NORTH TO THE
CANADIAN BORDER.
...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...THE ARROWHEAD OF NORTHEAST MINNESOTA...INCLUDING
ISABELLA AND GRAND MARAIS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE IN THE ELEVATED TERRAIN OF COOK
COUNTY AND NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 9 INCHES
CAN BE EXPECTED...MAINLY ALONG THE HIGHER TERRAIN NEAR LAKE
SUPERIOR. MUCH LESS IS EXPECTED FARTHER INLAND.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GUST TO MORE
THAN 20 MPH AT TIMES ALONG THE SHORE IN COOK COUNTY...CAUSING
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE THIS
AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
BRANCHES. ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
CAUSE DANGEROUSLY LOW VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING SNOW. SNOW AND ICE
COVERED ROADS...AND DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED.
DELAY TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

Polk County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Polk zip codes: 56517, 56523, 56535, 56540, 56542, 56556, 56568, 56592, 56646, 56651, 56684, 56712, 56716, 56721, 56722, 56723, 56736
Expires Friday, April 18, 2014 9:00 PM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
807 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA...NORTH DAKOTA...

* EAST GRAND FORKS...ON THE RED RIVER...IN POLK AND GRAND FORKS
COUNTIES
* OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...POLK AND GRAND
FORKS COUNTIES
* ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA...NORTH DAKOTA...

* DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
PEMBINA COUNTIES
* PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES
* HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER ...IN KITTSON COUNTY


.SOME ICE JAM ACTION IS CAUSING STAGE VARIABILITY ALONG NORTHERN
STRETCHES OF THE RED RIVER OF THE NORTH...BUT NOT ENOUGH TO ALTER
THE FORECAST TO ANY GREAT DEGREE. LITTLE PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST
OVER THE NEXT 24-48 HOURS AND IS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPACT RIVER
LEVELS.

THIS FORECAST IS FOR A 7 DAY PERIOD...THE HIGHEST STAGE INDICATED
MAY NOT REFLECT THE CREST FOR THIS EVENT.

FORECASTS ARE UPDATED DAILY AND STAGE VALUES WILL CHANGE AS NEW
WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION IS USED. RIVER FORECASTS USUALLY USE
24 HOURS OF EXPECTED PRECIPITATION BUT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION
IT MAY INCLUDE PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH THE NEXT 72 HOURS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN...

- DON'T TRAVEL THROUGH FLOODED AREAS!

- PERSONS IN THE WARNED AREA NEED TO TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY. IF NECESSARY MOVE TO A HIGHER AND SAFER LOCATION.

- PERSONS LIVING IN THE RED RIVER BASIN SHOULD MONITOR RIVER
LEVELS WHILE THE RIVER IS IN...OR NEAR...FLOOD.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...GO TO THE AHPS/RIVER SECTION
ON OUR WEB PAGE AT: WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRANDFORKS

&&
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...EAST GRAND FORKS...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 6:45 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 30.1 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

&&

DAILY 7 PM CDT/6 PM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

DATE THU FRI SAT SUN MON TUE WED
(MONTH/DAY) 04/17 04/18 04/19 04/20 04/21 04/22 04/23

RED RIVER
EAST GRAND FORKS 27.6 25.3 23.5 22.3 21.6 21.0 20.7

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Polk zip codes: 56517, 56523, 56535, 56540, 56542, 56556, 56568, 56592, 56646, 56651, 56684, 56712, 56716, 56721, 56722, 56723, 56736
Expires Sunday, April 20, 2014 3:24 PM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1220 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA AND NORTH DAKOTA...

* EAST GRAND FORKS...ON THE RED RIVER...IN POLK AND GRAND FORKS
COUNTIES
* OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...POLK AND GRAND
FORKS COUNTIES
* DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
PEMBINA COUNTIES
* ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY
* HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER...IN KITTSON COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA AND NORTH DAKOTA...

* PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES

.SOME ICE JAM ACTION IS CAUSING VARIATIONS IN STAGE ALONG NORTHERN
STRETCHES OF THE RED RIVER OF THE NORTH...BUT NOT ENOUGH TO ALTER
THE FORECAST. LITTLE PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST OVER THE NEXT
24-48 HOURS AND IS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPACT RIVER LEVELS.

THIS FORECAST IS FOR A 7 DAY PERIOD...THE HIGHEST STAGE INDICATED
MAY NOT REFLECT THE CREST FOR THIS EVENT.

FORECASTS ARE UPDATED DAILY AND STAGE VALUES WILL CHANGE AS NEW
WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION IS USED. RIVER FORECASTS USUALLY USE
24 HOURS OF EXPECTED PRECIPITATION BUT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION
IT MAY INCLUDE PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH THE NEXT 72 HOURS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN...

- DON'T TRAVEL THROUGH FLOODED AREAS!

- PERSONS IN THE WARNED AREA NEED TO TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY. IF NECESSARY MOVE TO A HIGHER AND SAFER LOCATION.

- PERSONS LIVING IN THE RED RIVER BASIN SHOULD MONITOR RIVER
LEVELS WHILE THE RIVER IS IN...OR NEAR...FLOOD.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...GO TO THE AHPS/RIVER SECTION
ON OUR WEB PAGE AT: WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRANDFORKS

&&
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 11:15 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 26.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 30.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

DAILY 7 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

DATE FRI SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU
(MONTH/DAY) 04/18 04/19 04/20 04/21 04/22 04/23 04/24

RED RIVER
OSLO 28.2 26.2 24.2 22.2 20.2 18.5 17.6

Southern Cook, Lakeshore County

WINTER STORM WARNING

Issued for the following Southern Cook, Lakeshore zip codes: 55604, 55605, 55606, 55612, 55613, 55615
Expires Thursday, April 17, 2014 4:00 PM

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1137 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...SNOW CONTINUING ACROSS EASTERN ARROWHEAD THIS AFTERNOON...

.A MOIST FLOW OF AIR INTO THE ELEVATED TERRAIN OF COOK COUNTY WILL
ALLOW SNOW TO CONTINUE THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED FROM TACONITE HARBOR NORTH TO THE
CANADIAN BORDER.
...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...THE ARROWHEAD OF NORTHEAST MINNESOTA...INCLUDING
ISABELLA AND GRAND MARAIS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE IN THE ELEVATED TERRAIN OF COOK
COUNTY AND NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY NEAR LAKE SUPERIOR THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 9 INCHES
CAN BE EXPECTED...MAINLY ALONG THE HIGHER TERRAIN NEAR LAKE
SUPERIOR. MUCH LESS IS EXPECTED FARTHER INLAND.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GUST TO MORE
THAN 20 MPH AT TIMES ALONG THE SHORE IN COOK COUNTY...CAUSING
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE THIS
AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAVY SNOW AND HIGH WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
BRANCHES. ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
CAUSE DANGEROUSLY LOW VISIBILITY AND DRIFTING SNOW. SNOW AND ICE
COVERED ROADS...AND DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED.
DELAY TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

Wabasha County

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Wabasha zip codes: 55041, 55932, 55945, 55956, 55957, 55964, 55968, 55981
Expires Saturday, April 19, 2014 7:00 PM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
905 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.RECENT RUNOFF FROM SNOW MELT AND RAINFALL HAS CAUSED THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE AT WABASHA MINNESOTA AND ABOVE
FLOOD STAGE AT MCGREGOR IOWA. HERE IS THE LATEST STAGE AND FORECAST
INFORMATION.

RIVER FORECASTS TAKE INTO ACCOUNT BOTH OBSERVED AND FORECAST
PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



DO NOT DRIVE CARS INTO FLOODED AREAS. REMEMBER...IT TAKES ONLY TWO
FEET OF WATER TO FLOAT MOST AUTOMOBILES...INCLUDING SPORT UTILITY
VEHICLES. TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/LACROSSE .

&&
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT WABASHA.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO SATURDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 8:00 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY MORNING AND RISE TO
NEAR 12.1 FEET BY THURSDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL
BELOW FLOOD STAGE SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...THE RIVER AFFECTS LOW LYING AREAS.

&&

FLOOD WARNING

Issued for the following Wabasha zip codes: 55041, 55932, 55945, 55956, 55957, 55964, 55968, 55981
Expires Monday, April 21, 2014 1:00 AM

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
941 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

.RECENT RUNOFF FROM SNOW MELT AND RAINFALL HAS CAUSED THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AT WABASHA MINNESOTA AND IS FORECAST
TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AT MCGREGOR IOWA. HERE ARE THE LATEST
STAGES AND FORECAST INFORMATION.

RIVER FORECASTS TAKE INTO ACCOUNT BOTH OBSERVED AND FORECAST
PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS INTO FLOODED AREAS. REMEMBER...IT TAKES ONLY TWO
FEET OF WATER TO FLOAT MOST AUTOMOBILES...INCLUDING SPORT UTILITY
VEHICLES. TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/LACROSSE .

&&
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT WABASHA.
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.2 FEET BY
TODAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE SUNDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...THE RIVER AFFECTS LOW LYING AREAS.

&&