979  
WGUS83 KMPX 201505  
FLSMPX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
1005 AM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
MINNESOTA...WISCONSIN...  
 
MINNESOTA RIVER AT SAVAGE AFFECTING DAKOTA...HENNEPIN AND SCOTT  
COUNTIES  
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  
REDWOOD RIVER NEAR REDWOOD FALLS AFFECTING REDWOOD COUNTY  
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
MINNESOTA..  
MINNESOTA RIVER NEAR JORDAN AFFECTING CARVER AND SCOTT 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.  
 

 
 
MNC019-139-212104-  
/O.CON.KMPX.FL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/JDNM5.1.ER.180620T1137Z.180627T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1005 AM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MINNESOTA RIVER NEAR JORDAN.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 9:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 25.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 27.0 FEET BY  
WEDNESDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.  
* IMPACT...AT 26.7 FEET...THE BRIDGE AT SCOTT COUNTY ROAD 9 AND CARVER  
COUNTY ROAD 11/JONATHAN CARVER PARKWAY WILL BE CLOSED.  
* IMPACT...AT 25.0 FEET...LOW LYING AREAS AND SOME ROADS ALONG THE  
RIVER BEGIN TO FLOOD AND PRIVATE SANITARY SEWERS MAY EXPERIENCE  
PROBLEMS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4473 9366 4479 9363 4474 9354 4460 9378 4466 9382  
 

 
 
MNC037-053-139-212104-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0024.180621T1800Z-000000T0000Z/  
/SAVM5.1.ER.180621T1800Z.180627T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1005 AM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW EXPECTED TO END FURTHER NOTICE
 
THE FLOOD  
WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MINNESOTA RIVER AT SAVAGE.  
* FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 9:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 701.5 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 702.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW AFTERNOON AND  
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 704.1 FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 702.0 FEET...BARGE LOADING STOPS AT PORT CARGILL, AND  
OTHER FLOOD PREVENTION MEASURES ARE BEGUN. WATER BEGINS TO IMPACT  
BLACK DOG ROAD IN BURNSVILLE.  
* IMPACT...AT 700.0 FEET...FLOOD WATERS BEGIN TO COVER TRAILS AT FORT  
SNELLING STATE PARK AS WELL AS LOW PARTS ON THE BLOOMINGTON FERRY  
BRIDGE TRAIL JUST EAST OF US 169.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4484 9348 4484 9330 4491 9322 4482 9312 4473 9342  
 

 
 
MNC019-212104-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-180624T0000Z/  
/MAYM5.1.ER.180616T1237Z.180618T1845Z.180623T1800Z.NO/  
1005 AM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
   
..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 WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.0 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  
SATURDAY 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  
 

 
 
WIC035-212104-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-180622T0600Z/  
/ECLW3.1.ER.180620T1218Z.000000T0000Z.180620T1800Z.NO/  
1005 AM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW EXPECTED TO END LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
 
THE FLOOD  
WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE CHIPPEWA RIVER AT EAU CLAIRE.  
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 8:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 773.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 773.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
THIS AFTERNOON.  
* 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  
 

 
 
WIC017-035-211424-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-180621T1424Z/  
/FLCW3.1.ER.180621T0300Z.180621T0600Z.180621T0824Z.NO/  
1005 AM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW EXPECTED TO END THURSDAY MORNING
 
THE FLOOD  
WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE EAU CLAIRE RIVER NEAR FALL CREEK.  
* UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING.  
* AT 7:30 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.2 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TONIGHT AND CONTINUE TO RISE  
TO NEAR 11.2 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY TOMORROW.  
* 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  
 

 
 
WIC011-091-212104-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-180624T1800Z/  
/DURW3.1.ER.000000T0000Z.180621T1800Z.180624T0000Z.NO/  
1005 AM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW EXPECTED TO END SUNDAY AFTERNOON
 
THE FLOOD  
WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE CHIPPEWA RIVER AT DURAND.  
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 9:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.5 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 14.8 FEET BY  
TOMORROW AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE  
SATURDAY EVENING.  
* 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  
 

 
 
MNC127-212104-  
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0025.180621T1030Z-180625T1800Z/  
/RWDM5.1.ER.180621T1030Z.180623T0000Z.180625T0000Z.NO/  
1005 AM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW EXPECTED TO END MONDAY AFTERNOON
 
THE FLOOD  
WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE REDWOOD RIVER NEAR REDWOOD FALLS.  
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO MONDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 9:30 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.9 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY TOMORROW AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 6.8 FEET BY FRIDAY EVENING.THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW  
FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 6.0 FEET...LOW LYING AREAS, MAINLY FARMLAND, AND SOME  
ROADS ALONG THE RIVER BEGIN TO EXPERIENCE FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4458 9514 4453 9505 4444 9539 4451 9546  
 

 
 
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