476  
WWUS83 KMPX 200422  
SPSMPX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
1122 PM CDT SUN AUG 19 2018  
 
MNZ044-200715-  
MILLE LACS-  
1122 PM CDT SUN AUG 19 2018  
   
..VERY HEAVY RAIN AND LOCALIZED MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED
 
 
VERY HEAVY RAIN WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED FLOODING WILL AFFECT  
THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...  
 
MILLE LACS...  
 
AT 1120 PM CDT...VERY HEAVY RAIN WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED  
FLOODING WAS OVER ONAMIA, OR 10 MILES SOUTH OF MILLE LACS LAKE.  
RADAR ESTIMATES AS MUCH AS 3-4 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THE  
LAST 3 HOURS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
ONAMIA.  
 
THIS INCLUDES U.S. HIGHWAY 169 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 211 AND 223.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT  
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.  
 
DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE  
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS  
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.  
 
LAT...LON 4615 9363 4603 9365 4604 9378 4617 9376  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0420Z 180DEG 0KT 4608 9370  

 
 
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