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AGUS73 KMSR 241757
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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL FORECAST DISCUSSION
NWS NORTH CENTRAL RIVER FORECAST CENTER TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1257 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...PRECIPITATION...

A LARGE AREA OF RAIN SPREAD EASTWARD ACROSS THE NCRFC REGION FROM
NORTH DAKOTA ACROSS MINNESOTA AND IOWA AND WISCONSIN.  BY EARLY
THIS THE BAND OF HEAVIER RAINFALL AMOUNTS...A HALF TO ONE INCH...
EXTENDED FROM NORTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA TO CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND
FROM SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA TO WESTERN WISCONSIN AND OVER THE
NORTHWEST HALF OF IOWA.

IN THE PRECIPITATION FORECAST...THIS PATTERN WILL BRING RAIN TO
MUCH OF OUR REGION AS IT SHIFTS GENERALLY EASTWARD WITH PRESSURE
FALLS PROGRESSING ACROSS THE UPPER MIDWEST. A BAND OF RAINFALL
AMOUNTS AVERAGING AROUND AN INCH IS EXPECTED FROM WESTERN UPPER
MICHIGAN... ACROSS WISCONSIN TO SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA... AND FROM
EASTERN IOWA AND TO ILLINOIS AND MISSOURI.  NORTHERN AREAS OF
MINNESOTA AND WISCONSIN TO UPPER MICHIGAN SHOULD SEE SOME OF THIS
PRECIPITATION FALL AS SNOW.

...HYDROLOGIC CONDITIONS...

ALL FORECAST POINTS ARE IN THE MINOR FLOODING CATEGORY OR LOWER.
MOST LOCATIONS ARE NOW IN RECESSION ACROSS OUR REGION. THE MAIN
STEM OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER IS THE ONLY EXCEPTION.  THE CREST ON
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER IS CURRENTLY AT LOCK & DAM 15.  AREAS
ALONG THE MISSISSIPPI MAY SEE MINOR FLOODING AS THE CREST WORKS
ITS WAY DOWNSTREAM.

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: LNE SCH SAS DCG

IF NO RESPONSE FROM THIS LIST... CALL THE DOH...SCH OR HIC.


$$

...RHR/JDT...





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