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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:15 AM CDT Mar. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Forecast flooding increased from moderate to major severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Crow River at Rockford.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:15 am Sunday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 14.3 feet by
next Sunday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... sanitary sewers serving homes closest to
river may begin to back up.


Lat... Lon 4510 9380 4523 9367 4525 9357 4521 9353 4507 9370




1027 am CDT sun Mar 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Minnesota river at Savage.
* Until further notice.
* At 9:00 am Sunday the stage was 709.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 702.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 714.4 feet by
Friday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 715.0 feet... flood waters begin flooding the east bound
Lane of Highway 101 near the intersection with Highway 13. Flood
waters also impact the north bound lanes of Interstate 35w. Port
Cargill builds additional protection.
* Impact... at 710.5 feet... flood waters begin to back up Eagle Creek
and block the Highway 101 frontage Road.
* Impact... at 710.0 feet... protection of city sanitary sewers may be
necessary.
* Impact... at 705.0 feet... flood waters begin to impact the park Road
at Fort Snelling State Park.
* 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 4482 9359 4485 9332 4494 9318 4481 9314 4473 9342 4475 9354