980  
WGUS83 KMPX 261000  
FLSMPX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
500 AM CDT THU OCT 26 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
MINNESOTA...  
 
MINNESOTA RIVER AT MONTEVIDEO AFFECTING CHIPPEWA...LAC QUI PARLE  
AND YELLOW MEDICINE COUNTIES  
   
OVERVIEW
 
THE MINNESOTA RIVER AT MONTEVIDEO HAS FALLEN BELOW FLOOD STAGE AND IS FORECAST TO REMAIN BELOW FLOOD STAGE.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
MNC023-073-173-261030-  
/O.CAN.KMPX.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-171027T0600Z/  
/MVOM5.1.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
500 AM CDT THU OCT 26 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE MINNESOTA RIVER AT MONTEVIDEO.  
* AT 4:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.9 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER CRESTED BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 14.0 FEET. THE  
RIVER WILL FALL TO 13.7 FEET BY TOMORROW MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...LOW LYING AREAS AND SOME ROADS ALONG THE  
RIVER BEGIN FLOODING, ALONG WITH SOME BASEMENTS OF HOUSES ALONG THE  
RIVER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4503 9578 4492 9562 4486 9570 4497 9587  
 

 
 
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