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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 7:49 PM CDT on August 16, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EDT on August 17, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect through Thursday morning...

The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued
a

* Flood Watch for portions of central Minnesota, east central
Minnesota, southwest Minnesota, and west central Minnesota,
including the following areas, in central Minnesota, Benton,
Kandiyohi, McLeod, Meeker, Morrison, Renville, Sherburne,
Stearns, Todd, and Wright. In east central Minnesota, Mille
Lacs. In southwest Minnesota, Redwood. In west central
Minnesota, Chippewa, Douglas, Lac Qui Parle, Pope, Stevens,
swift, and Yellow Medicine.

* Through Thursday morning

* heavy rain overnight could lead to flooding.

* Low lying areas and small creeks and streams will be most
susceptible to flooding.

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.



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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 7:49 PM CDT on August 16, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EDT on August 17, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect through Thursday morning...

The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued
a

* Flood Watch for portions of central Minnesota, east central
Minnesota, southwest Minnesota, and west central Minnesota,
including the following areas, in central Minnesota, Benton,
Kandiyohi, McLeod, Meeker, Morrison, Renville, Sherburne,
Stearns, Todd, and Wright. In east central Minnesota, Mille
Lacs. In southwest Minnesota, Redwood. In west central
Minnesota, Chippewa, Douglas, Lac Qui Parle, Pope, Stevens,
swift, and Yellow Medicine.

* Through Thursday morning

* heavy rain overnight could lead to flooding.

* Low lying areas and small creeks and streams will be most
susceptible to flooding.

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.



Jrb


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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois -
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement
Iowa - Record Report
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
Maine - High Surf Advisory
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
Missouri -
Montana - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Nevada -
New Jersey - Special Statement
New Mexico -
New York -
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Oregon - Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania -
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Fire Weather Watch
Wisconsin - Special Statement, Beach Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement

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