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AGUS73 KMSR 241540
HMDMSR

Hydrometeorological Forecast Discussion
NWS North Central River Forecast Center Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1039 AM CDT Tue May 24 2016

...Precipitation...
Showers and thunderstorms produced rain across the western half of
the NCRFC region during the past 24 hours. The heaviest rain fell
from northwestern Missouri across Iowa and into east central
Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin...where between an inch and
two inches were reported. The remainder of the rainfall reports
were generally a quarter inch or less.

Showers and thunderstorms will continue across the region through
the Memorial Day weekend.  The heaviest rain is forecast Wednesday
and Thursday when a wide area from North Dakota...Minnesota...
Wisconsin and northern Illinois could receive between three
quarters of an inch to over an inch and a half.

After this initial system moves through...the next in the line of
storms will move into Missouri and Iowa later Thursday and spread
to Minnesota Friday. Rainfall amounts will be lighter but still
reach half to nearly an inch by late Friday.

...Hydrologic Conditions...
The United States Geological Survey shows above normal streamflows
in parts of southern Minnesota...western Iowa...northern
Illinois...southern Missouri and southern Illinois. Below normal
streamflows are shown in parts of the Dakotas...northern Minnesota
...northern Wisconsin...and the UP of Michigan.  Please see
http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/new for more information.

With the active weather pattern in place throughout the week and
in to the holiday weekend...portions of Iowa that see repeated
rounds of heavy rainfall and where river levels are already
running high may experience significant flood levels.
Any significant flooding is not expected to be
widespread. However...bankfull and flood stage rises are likely
across a larger portion of the NCRFC region.

For additional and more in-depth information concerning river
forecasts...precipitation and all hydrometeorological information
in the NCRFC area of responsibility...please refer to the NCRFC
web page at:     http://www.weather.gov/ncrfc


Emergency Call Back List: BAC ... LLD ... RJW

If no response from this list... call the DOH...SCH or HIC.


$$

...rjw/lld...







000
AGUS73 KMSR 231855
HMDMSR

Hydrometeorological Forecast Discussion
NWS North Central River Forecast Center Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
154 PM CDT Mon May 23 2016

...Precipitation...

Scattered thunderstorms developed yesterday late afternoon over
the Dakotas and spread into northwest Minnesota to northern Iowa
overnight.  With the stronger storms mainly in eastern North
Dakota into northern Minnesota rainfall amounts were 1 to 3
inches.  By early morning scattered showers were spreading over
the western half of Minnesota... where most rainfall totals were
around a quarter inch or less with a few amounts around a half
inch.

In the forecast... this area of rain will drift eastward with the
front... across Minnesota and Iowa to Wisconsin and Upper
Michigan.  Scattered thunderstorm will produce average rainfall
amounts around a half to one inch mainly across northeast
Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin down across Iowa to northern
Missouri.

...Hydrologic Conditions...

No significant flooding is occurring and none is expected in
the next 5 days.

The United States Drought Monitor shows abnormally dry areas
over isolated areas in western Minnesota and eastern North Dakota.
Please see http://www.droughtmonitor.unl.edu for more information.

The United States Geological Survey shows above normal streamflows
in parts of southern Minnesota...western Iowa...northern
Illinois...southern Missouri and southern Illinois. Below normal
streamflows are shown in parts of the Dakotas...northern Minnesota
...northern Wisconsin...and the UP of Michigan.  Please see
http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/new for more information.

For additional and more in-depth information concerning river
forecasts...precipitation and all hydrometeorological information
in the NCRFC area of responsibility...please refer to the NCRFC
web page at:     http://www.weather.gov/ncrfc

Emergency Call Back List: BAC LLD RHR

If no response from this list... call the DOH...SCH or HIC.


$$

...rhr/lld...







000
AGUS73 KMSR 221548
HMDMSR

Hydrometeorological Forecast Discussion
NWS North Central River Forecast Center Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1047 AM CDT Sun May 22 2016

...Precipitation...

Very little rain fell within the NCRFC region since yesterday
morning except for some scattered light showers along our southern
and eastern boundaries in southeast Missouri and southern Illinois
to southeast lower Michigan.

Showers and few thunderstorms are expected to develop along a few
fronts later this afternoon and tonight mainly in eastern North
and South Dakota into northwest Minnesota... where rainfall totals
should average a half to one inch. Lighter showers... with average
totals around a tenth inch or less... are forecast across northern
Minnesota to northwest Iowa and to central and western North
Dakota.

...Hydrologic Conditions...

No significant flooding is occurring and none is expected in
the next 5 days.

The United States Drought Monitor shows abnormally dry areas
over isolated areas in western Minnesota and eastern North Dakota.
Please see http://www.droughtmonitor.unl.edu for more information.

The United States Geological Survey shows above normal streamflows
in parts of southern Minnesota...western Iowa...northern
Illinois...southern Missouri and southern Illinois. Below normal
streamflows are shown in parts of the Dakotas...northern Minnesota
...northern Wisconsin...and the UP of Michigan.  Please see
http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/new for more information.

For additional and more in-depth information concerning river
forecasts...precipitation and all hydrometeorological information
in the NCRFC area of responsibility...please refer to the NCRFC
web page at:     http://www.weather.gov/ncrfc

For additional and more in-depth information concerning river
forecasts...precipitation and all hydrometeorological information
in the NCRFC area of responsibility...please refer to the NCRFC
web page at:     http://www.weather.gov/ncrfc


Emergency Call Back List: BAC LLD RHR

If no response from this list... call the DOH...SCH or HIC.


$$

...rhr/lld...







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