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Flood Warning
Issued: 7:49 PM CDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Minnesota river at Mankato.
* From Saturday afternoon to Wednesday evening.
* At 6:30 PM Thursday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Saturday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 24.0 feet by Monday morning.
The river will fall below flood stage by Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at 25.0 feet... Highway 169 between St Peter and Mankato
impacted in several locations. Barriers placed on east shoulder US
169 just north of St Peter at Rogers Creek or locally known as
robarts creek. Hwy 22 bridge south of St Peter closed (spring flood
impacts.)
* Impact... at 24.5 feet... Hwy 99 east of St Peter closed (estimated
level for Spring floods)
* impact... at 21.0 feet... dike patrolling begins in Mankato.


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