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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1044 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING WESTHOPE...MINOR FLOODING IS
OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE.

.THE CURRENT DOWNWARD TREND IN THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE IS MOST
LIKELY TO CONTINUE OVER THE NEAR TERM DESPITE INCOMING RAINS THROUGH
SUNDAY. ONCE THE RAINS HAVE MATERIALIZED...THERE IS A DISTINCT
POSSIBILITY OF AT LEAST A SLOW DOWN IN THE CURRENT TREND...OR FOR A
MODEST RISE IN THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.


&&

NDC009-261544-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTN8.3.ER.140630T1805Z.140706T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1044 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 10:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 11.3 FEET THROUGH TODAY.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...WILDLIFE AND REFUGE FLOODING ONLY.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WESTHOPE     10 11.3 FRI 10 AM  11.2   11.1   11.1   11.1   11.0


LAT...LON 4900 10099 4900 10093 4886 10090 4875 10080
      4875 10088 4890 10099



$$
AJS


Flood Watch


FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
1103 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY OVER PARTS OF
CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTH OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY
NIGHT. THIS SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD SHOWERS AND STORMS OVER
THE REGION...WITH SOME OF THAT RAIN LIKELY TO BE HEAVY.

SDZ003-004-009-015-016-033>035-045-048-240000-
/O.NEW.KABR.FA.A.0001.140823T0600Z-140824T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CORSON-CAMPBELL-WALWORTH-DEWEY-POTTER-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-JONES-
LYMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MCLAUGHLIN...HERREID...MOBRIDGE...
TIMBER LAKE...GETTYSBURG...FORT PIERRE...ONIDA...PIERRE...MURDO...
PRESHO
1103 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /1003 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ABERDEEN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND NORTH
  CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
  CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...HUGHES...JONES...LYMAN...STANLEY AND
  SULLY. IN NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...CAMPBELL...CORSON...
  DEWEY...POTTER AND WALWORTH.

* THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* HEAVY RAINS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE WATCH
  AREA.

* LOCALIZED FLOODING MAY OCCUR AS HEAVY RAINS MOVE ACROSS THE
  MISSOURI RIVER VALLEY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$
TDK

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1038 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAVY RAIN THIS WEEKEND...

.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS TO WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA BEGINNING EARLY
SATURDAY...AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. THE PRECIPITATION WILL
INITIALLY SPREAD ACROSS WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA EARLY SATURDAY
REACHING THE CENTRAL SECTIONS BEFORE SUNRISE. THE SHOWERS WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY SATURDAY INTO SATURDAY NIGHT. FINALLY THE
PRECIPITATION WILL END FROM SOUTH TO NORTH ON SUNDAY. RAINFALL
AMOUNTS BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE
AREA...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR EVEN HIGHER AMOUNTS.

RAINFALL OVER THE PAST WEEK HAS KEPT SOIL MOISTURE VERY HIGH
ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN
COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING...AND FLOODING OF CREEKS...
STREAMS AND SOME RIVERS.

STAY UP TO DATE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS AND FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL
MEDIA.

NDZ001>005-009>013-021>023-035-036-047-231145-
/O.CON.KBIS.FA.A.0002.140823T1500Z-140824T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-LOGAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...
BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...MINOT...TOWNER...
RUGBY...GARRISON...MCCLUSKY...HARVEY...BISMARCK...STEELE...
NAPOLEON
1038 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...NORTHWEST NORTH
  DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH
  DAKOTA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN NORTH CENTRAL
  NORTH DAKOTA...BOTTINEAU...MCHENRY...PIERCE...RENVILLE...
  ROLETTE AND WARD. IN NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...BURKE...DIVIDE...
  MOUNTRAIL AND WILLIAMS. IN SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...
  BURLEIGH...KIDDER...MCLEAN...SHERIDAN AND WELLS. IN SOUTHEAST
  NORTH DAKOTA...LOGAN.

* FROM 10 AM CDT SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON

* BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL OVER NEARLY SATURATED SOILS.

* FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAM AND NORMALLY LOW DRAINAGE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING. MONITOR
FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING
IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO MOVE TO HIGHER
GROUND SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$
WAA

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1038 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAVY RAIN THIS WEEKEND...

.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS TO WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA BEGINNING EARLY
SATURDAY...AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. THE PRECIPITATION WILL
INITIALLY SPREAD ACROSS WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA EARLY SATURDAY
REACHING THE CENTRAL SECTIONS BEFORE SUNRISE. THE SHOWERS WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY SATURDAY INTO SATURDAY NIGHT. FINALLY THE
PRECIPITATION WILL END FROM SOUTH TO NORTH ON SUNDAY. RAINFALL
AMOUNTS BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE
AREA...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR EVEN HIGHER AMOUNTS.

RAINFALL OVER THE PAST WEEK HAS KEPT SOIL MOISTURE VERY HIGH
ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN
COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING...AND FLOODING OF CREEKS...
STREAMS AND SOME RIVERS.

STAY UP TO DATE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS AND FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL
MEDIA.

NDZ017>020-031>034-040>046-050-231145-
/O.CON.KBIS.FA.A.0002.140823T0600Z-140824T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-MCINTOSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...BEULAH...
HAZEN...CENTER...BEACH...MEDORA...DICKINSON...MANDAN...MARMARTH...
MOTT...ELGIN...BOWMAN...HETTINGER...FORT YATES...LINTON...ASHLEY
1038 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /938 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
  DAKOTA...SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...
  MCKENZIE. IN SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...EMMONS...GRANT...
  MERCER...MORTON...OLIVER AND SIOUX. IN SOUTHEAST NORTH
  DAKOTA...MCINTOSH. IN SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...ADAMS...
  BILLINGS...BOWMAN...DUNN...GOLDEN VALLEY...HETTINGER...SLOPE AND
  STARK.

* THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON

* BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL OVER NEARLY SATURATED SOILS.

* FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAM AND NORMALLY LOW DRAINAGE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING. MONITOR
FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING
IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO MOVE TO HIGHER
GROUND SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1241 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NDZ004-240545-
BOTTINEAU-
1241 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...REST OF TONIGHT.

A RIVER FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR
WESTHOPE. SEE THE RIVERS AND LAKES TAB AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS FOR
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
SATURDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. HEAVY RAIN IS LIKELY...AND
THIS COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING AND QUICK RISES IN SMALL
STREAMS THIS WEEKEND. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE OF AREAS THAT
EXPERIENCED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST WEEK. MORE
DETAILS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE FLOOD WATCH THAT HAS BEEN ISSUED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...INCLUDING NEW FLOODING...TO NWS BISMARCK
AT 701-223-4582...OR VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS.



$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1241 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NDZ001>003-005-009>013-021>023-035-036-047-240545-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-MCHENRY-
PIERCE-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-LOGAN-
1241 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...REST OF TONIGHT.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS PORTIONS
OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE
WIDESPREAD SATURDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. HEAVY RAIN IS
LIKELY...AND THIS COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING AND QUICK RISES
IN SMALL STREAMS THIS WEEKEND. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE OF AREAS
THAT EXPERIENCED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST WEEK. MORE
DETAILS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE FLOOD WATCH THAT HAS BEEN ISSUED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...INCLUDING NEW FLOODING...TO NWS BISMARCK
AT 701-223-4582...OR VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS.



$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1241 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NDZ025-037-048-051-240545-
FOSTER-STUTSMAN-LA MOURE-DICKEY-
1241 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NORTH
DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...REST OF TONIGHT.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE
WIDESPREAD SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. HEAVY
RAIN IS POSSIBLE...AND THIS COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING AND
QUICK RISES IN SMALL STREAMS THIS WEEKEND. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE
OF AREAS THAT EXPERIENCED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST
WEEK.

A FLOOD WATCH MAY BE NEEDED FOR THE JAMES RIVER VALLEY. STAY TUNED
FOR UPDATES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...INCLUDING NEW FLOODING...TO NWS BISMARCK
AT 701-223-4582...OR VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS.



$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1241 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NDZ017>020-031>034-040>046-050-240545-
MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-MCINTOSH-
1241 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014 /1141 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST NORTH
DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA AND
SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...REST OF TONIGHT.

A FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR SOUTHWESTERN AND PARTS OF SOUTH
CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA. EXPECT SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT...SOME WITH HEAVY DOWNPOURS.

MANY AREAS RECEIVED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST WEEK.
THESE AREAS ARE MOST FAVORED FOR OVERLAND FLOODING. SMALL STREAMS
AND COULEES MAY ALSO FLOOD DUE TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF. MORE DETAILS
ARE AVAILABLE IN THE LATEST HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE SATURDAY
AND SUNDAY. HEAVY RAIN IS LIKELY...AND THIS COULD LEAD TO
OVERLAND FLOODING AND QUICK RISES IN SMALL STREAMS THIS WEEKEND.
THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE OF AREAS THAT EXPERIENCED SEVERAL INCHES
OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST WEEK. MORE DETAILS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE
FLOOD WATCH THAT HAS BEEN ISSUED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...INCLUDING NEW FLOODING...TO NWS BISMARCK
AT 701-223-4582...OR VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS.

$$

KS/WA/JV

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
343 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-231030-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
343 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING ALONG THE PARK POINT BEACH AREA. FOR MORE INFORMATION
CHECK THE BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT.

LOCALLY DENSE FOG WILL PERSIST LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AROUND
THE HEAD OF LAKE SUPERIOR...ESPECIALLY THE TWIN PORTS AREA ALONG
THE ELEVATED TERRAIN AND INLAND. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO A
HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

ISOLATED WEAK THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING ALONG AND WEST OF THE IRON RANGE. THE PRIMARY THREATS WILL
BE LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. THE THREAT FOR STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS
LATE SATURDAY AND EARLY SUNDAY EXISTS MAINLY OVER NORTHEAST
MINNESOTA. THE THREAT WILL MOVE TO THE EAST LATE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY
NIGHT. MAIN CONCERNS WITH THESE STORMS WILL BE HAIL AND STRONG
WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
146 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
231200-
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-
BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-
KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-
YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-
WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-POLK-BARRON-RUSK-
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-EAU CLAIRE-
146 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA... AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LATE TONIGHT...THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR AREAS
SOUTHWEST OF THE MINNESOTA RIVER IN SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA. THIS
ACTIVITY IS NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

PERIODS OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
NIGHT...AND AGAIN TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THERE IS A SLIGHT
RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY INTO SATURDAY NIGHT IN
WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...WITH A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE
AGAIN SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT. IN ADDITION...HEAVY RAINFALL WITH
LOCALIZED FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA
SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

ON SUNDAY...AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES WILL TOP OUT AROUND 100 DEGREES
FROM SOUTH CENTRAL INTO EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA INTO WESTERN
WISCONSIN.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
623 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-231130-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-
WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-
EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-
SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-
WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-TOWNER-CAVALIER-
PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
WESTERN WALSH-
623 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014


THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA AND
ADJACENT PARTS OF WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EARLY THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED SATURDAY AND
SATURDAY NIGHT OVER PARTS OF EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA AND NORTHWEST
AND WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE CHANCE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE ROUGHLY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM BINFORD ND TO GRAND FORKS TO
BERNER MN TO BEMIDJI MN. SOME LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS CAN BE
EXPECTED. ALSO LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE.

MOIST UNSTABLE AIR WILL CONTINUE MOVING NORTH INTO THE RED RIVER
VALLEY TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY AND PRODUCE THE SEVERE WEATHER FOR
SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED.

$$

HOPPES

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
447 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-231000-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-
ROBERTS-WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-
LYMAN-BUFFALO-
447 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /347 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY MAINLY ALONG AND WEST OF THE
JAMES RIVER VALLEY. THE SEVERE STORM THREAT IS LOW. LATE TONIGHT
MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL SPREAD NORTHWARD INTO SOUTHERN SOUTH
DAKOTA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED OVER THE REGION ON
SATURDAY. THIS IS A COMPLEX STORM SYSTEM AND THE SEVERE STORM
THREAT IS UNCLEAR AT THIS TIME...BUT IT WOULD APPEAR THAT EASTERN
PORTIONS OF THE FORECAST AREA STAND THE BEST CHANCE TO SEE STRONG
TO SEVERE STORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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TMT


Hydrologic Outlook


HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
352 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /252 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

...WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN THIS WEEKEND...

MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN ARE FORECAST
TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA.

HEAVY RAIN COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING...AND FLOODING OF
CREEKS...STREAMS...AND RIVERS. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE FOR THOSE
AREAS THAT RECEIVED HEAVY RAIN THIS PAST WEEK.

DO NOT CAMP IN LOW LYING AREAS AND STAY AWAY FROM CREEKS AND
STREAMS.

STAY UP TO DATE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS AND FOLLOW THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE ON SOCIAL MEDIA. STAY WEATHER READY.

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AJ

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