Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued May 31 at 7:33AM CDT expiring May 31 at 11:30AM CDT by NWS Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
Issued: 2014-05-31T07:33:48-05:00
Expires: 2014-05-31T11:30:00-05:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 11:30 AM CDT. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE TWIN CITIES HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
SOUTHWESTERN MORRISON COUNTY IN CENTRAL MINNESOTA…
WESTERN STEARNS COUNTY IN CENTRAL MINNESOTA…

* UNTIL 1130 AM CDT

* AT 730 AM CDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
WARNED AREA. 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN EARLY THIS MORNING
WITH AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES POSSIBLE BEFORE THE RAIN LIGHTENS
UP.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
ALBANY AND FREEPORT.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES…
SOUTH TWO RIVER…HAY CREEK…STONY CREEK…NORTH FORK CROW
RIVER…LITTLE ROCK CREEK…TWO RIVER…GETCHELL CREEK…SPUNK
CREEK…NORTH TWO RIVER…BEAUTIFUL CREEK…SKUNK RIVER…PLATTE
RIVER…KRAIN CREEK…LITTLE TWO RIVER…ELMDALE CREEK…TAYLOR
CREEK AND SWAN RIVER.
Instruction: EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS…COUNTRY ROADS…AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Morrison; Stearns

Message Identifier: NWS-140501-651543-614470
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings