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WGUS83 KMPX 190144  
FLSMPX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
844 PM CDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
MINNESOTA...WISCONSIN...  
 
SOUTH FORK CROW RIVER BELOW MAYER AFFECTING CARVER COUNTY  
CHIPPEWA RIVER AT EAU CLAIRE AFFECTING EAU CLAIRE COUNTY  
EAU CLAIRE RIVER NEAR FALL CREEK AFFECTING CHIPPEWA AND EAU CLAIRE  
COUNTIES  
CHIPPEWA RIVER AT DURAND AFFECTING BUFFALO AND PEPIN COUNTIES  
   
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.  
 

 
 
MNC019-200743-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-180623T0000Z/  
/MAYM5.1.ER.180616T1237Z.180618T1845Z.180622T1800Z.NO/  
844 PM CDT MON JUN 18 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW EXPECTED TO END FRIDAY EVENING
 
THE FLOOD  
WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE SOUTH FORK CROW RIVER BELOW MAYER.  
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING.  
* AT 7:30 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.4 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
FRIDAY AFTERNOON.  
* 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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4498 9390 4498 9377 4483 9390 4486 9399  
 

 
 
WIC035-200743-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0020.180619T1000Z-180623T0345Z/  
/ECLW3.1.ER.180619T1000Z.180620T1200Z.180621T1545Z.NO/  
844 PM CDT MON JUN 18 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW EXPECTED TO END FRIDAY EVENING
 
THE FLOOD  
WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE CHIPPEWA RIVER AT EAU CLAIRE.  
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO FRIDAY EVENING.  
* AT 7:00 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 770.7 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 773.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE TOMORROW MORNING AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 775.5 FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 776.0 FEET...THE 1ST AVENUE AND CHIPPEWA STREET  
INTERSECTION MAY FLOOD.  
* IMPACT...AT 775.0 FEET...SOME DOWNTOWN BUSINESSES BEGIN GETTING  
WATER IN THEIR BASEMENTS.  
* IMPACT...AT 773.0 FEET...PARKLAND AREA ALONG THE RIVER MAY FLOOD.  
* IMPACT...AT 770.0 FEET...LOWER AREAS OF OWEN PARK BEGIN TO FLOOD.  
* IMPACT...AT 769.0 FEET...DOWNTOWN TRAIL UNDERPASSES MAY FLOOD.  
* IMPACT...AT 764.2 FEET...LOWER SEGMENTS OF THE CHIPPEWA RIVER TRAIL  
BEGIN TO FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4481 9165 4484 9152 4481 9147 4476 9151 4472 9165  
 

 
 
WIC017-035-200743-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0021.180619T1953Z-180621T0336Z/  
/FLCW3.1.ER.180619T1953Z.180620T0600Z.180620T2136Z.NO/  
844 PM CDT MON JUN 18 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW EXPECTED TO END WEDNESDAY EVENING
 
THE FLOOD  
WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE EAU CLAIRE RIVER NEAR FALL CREEK.  
* FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON TO WEDNESDAY EVENING.  
* AT 7:20 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW AFTERNOON AND  
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 13.0 FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE  
RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...ROADS NEAR THE RIVER BEGIN TO FLOOD.  
* IMPACT...AT 11.0 FEET...SOME PARK AND AGRICULTURAL LANDS BECOME  
INUNDATED.  
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...RIVER CURRENTS BECOME DANGEROUS FOR  
RECREATIONAL USERS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4483 9139 4482 9127 4478 9121 4476 9123 4480 9130 4481 9137  
 

 
 
WIC011-091-200743-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0022.180619T2320Z-180624T1312Z/  
/DURW3.2.ER.180619T2320Z.180621T1800Z.180623T1912Z.NO/  
844 PM CDT MON JUN 18 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW EXPECTED TO END SUNDAY MORNING
 
THE FLOOD  
WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE CHIPPEWA RIVER AT DURAND.  
* FROM TUESDAY EVENING TO SUNDAY MORNING.  
* AT 7:45 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.6 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EVENING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 15.6 FEET BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER  
WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.5 FEET...HIGHWAY 10 ON THE NORTH APPROACH TO THE  
BRIDGE ACROSS THE CHIPPEWA RIVER MAY FLOOD.  
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...THE BASEMENTS OF BUSINESSES ALONG THE RIVER  
BEGIN TO FLOOD.  
* IMPACT...AT 12.5 FEET...RIVER STREET IN DOWNTOWN DURAND BEGINS TO  
FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4456 9209 4471 9201 4479 9183 4471 9177 4455 9198  
 

 
 
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