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Carver

FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1040 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

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

South Fork Crow River below Mayer affecting Carver County

.Overview...

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.

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...Flood Warning now expected to end Saturday evening...The Flood
Warning continues for
The South Fork Crow River below Mayer.
* until Saturday evening.
* At 9:30 AM Friday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flooding affects Mill Avenue from Watertown
to the Wright County line; Yancy Avenue between Carver County Road
30 and 78th Street; Vega Avenue between Carver County Road 33 and
94th Street; and the intersection of Union Avenue and 82nd Street.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Carver County Road 123 is closed north of
Highway 7 to 42nd Street.

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AMK
FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
754 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

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

South Fork Crow River below Mayer affecting Carver County

.Overview...This river forecast is based on observed precipitation
that fell across southern Minnesota, and forecast precipition for
the next 24 hours.
The National Weather Service will monitor this developing 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.

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...Flood Warning now expected to end Saturday evening...
The Flood Warning continues for the South Fork Crow River
below Mayer.
* until Saturday evening.
* At 7:30 PM Thursday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast to continue.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.4 feet after
midnight tonight.
The river will fall below flood stage Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flooding affects Mill Avenue from Watertown
to the Wright County line; Yancy Avenue between Carver County Road
30 and 78th Street; Vega Avenue between Carver County Road 33 and
94th Street; and the intersection of Union Avenue and 82nd Street.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Carver County Road 123 is closed north of
Highway 7 to 42nd Street.

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CARLYON

Houston

FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1029 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

.Rainfall over the past week has resulted in significant rises along
the Mississippi River and minor flooding is occurring from Wabasha,
Minnesota downstream to McGregor, Iowa.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes 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 .

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The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At La Crosse.
* until Saturday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:15 AM Friday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to slowly fall and drop below
flood stage Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Pettibone Campground and RV Park is
flooded. Road access to the north end of the Shore Acres
development is impacted by flooding. Some lowland flooding occurs
in other areas near the river.

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FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1022 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.Flood Warnings continue along the Mississippi River at Wabasha,
Winona, La Crosse, McGregor, and Guttenberg Dam 10.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes 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 .

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The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At La Crosse.
* until late Sunday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:15 AM Thursday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
stage by Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Pettibone Campground and RV Park is flooded.
Road access to the north end of the Shore Acres development is
impacted by flooding. Some lowland flooding occurs in other areas
near the river.

&&
Aegerter

Wabasha

FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1029 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

.Rainfall over the past week has resulted in significant rises along
the Mississippi River and minor flooding is occurring from Wabasha,
Minnesota downstream to McGregor, Iowa.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes 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 .

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The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Wabasha.
* until Monday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:15 AM Friday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to slowly fall and
drop below flood stage Memorial Day.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...The river affects low lying areas.

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FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
756 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.Flood Warnings continue along the Mississippi River at Wabasha,
Winona, La Crosse, McGregor, and Guttenberg Dam 10.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes 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 Tuesday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:15 PM Thursday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
stage by Monday.
* Impact...At 12.5 feet...Flooding occurs on the soccer field on
Hiawatha Drive.

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FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1022 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.Flood Warnings continue along the Mississippi River at Wabasha,
Winona, La Crosse, McGregor, and Guttenberg Dam 10.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes 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 Tuesday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:15 AM Thursday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
stage by Monday evening.
* Impact...At 12.5 feet...Flooding occurs on the soccer field on
Hiawatha Drive.

&&
Aegerter

Winona

FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1029 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

.Rainfall over the past week has resulted in significant rises along
the Mississippi River and minor flooding is occurring from Wabasha,
Minnesota downstream to McGregor, Iowa.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes 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 Winona.
* until Saturday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 AM Friday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to continue to slowly fall and
drop below flood stage this afternoon.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Prairie Island Park begins to flood. Pumping
operations are underway by the city of Winona, and dike patrols are
started.

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FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
452 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

...Flood Warnings Continue along the Mississippi River...

.Heavy rain and wet soils during this month has resulted in flooding
along the Misssissippi River. The river has crested upstream of
Lansing Iowa. Meanwhile, the Mississippi continues to rise at
McGregor and Guttenberg Iowa.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes 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 Winona.
* until late tonight...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 3:45 AM Friday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
stage by this morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Prairie Island Park begins to flood. Pumping
operations are underway by the city of Winona, and dike patrols are
started.

&&
Boyne
FLOOD WARNING
Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1022 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.Flood Warnings continue along the Mississippi River at Wabasha,
Winona, La Crosse, McGregor, and Guttenberg Dam 10.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes 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 Winona.
* until Saturday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 AM Thursday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
stage by Friday evening.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Prairie Island Park begins to flood. Pumping
operations are underway by the city of Winona, and dike patrols are
started.

&&
Aegerter