170  
WGUS53 KMPX 182300  
FFWMPX  
MNC127-173-190300-  
/O.NEW.KMPX.FF.W.0006.170818T2300Z-170819T0300Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
600 PM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE TWIN CITIES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTH CENTRAL REDWOOD COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...  
SOUTHEASTERN YELLOW MEDICINE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...  
 
* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT  
 
* AT 559 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE  
ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
REDWOOD FALLS, ECHO, BELVIEW, DELHI, NORTH REDWOOD AND REDWOOD  
FALLS AIRPORT.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA. GIVEN THE RECENT HEAVY RAINS, THE AREA IS VERY  
SUSCEPTIBLE TO PONDING OF WATER AND FLASH FLOODING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4464 9519 4460 9512 4457 9509 4457 9507  
4456 9505 4447 9506 4454 9540 4469 9541  
 

 
 
SPD  
 
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