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Flood Warning
Issued: 3:10 AM CDT Mar. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning now expected to end further notice... the Flood
Warning continues for
the Minnesota river at Mankato.
* Until further notice.
* At 2:30 am Wednesday the stage was 21.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early this morning and
continue to rise to near 25.9 feet by Saturday morning. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 26.6 feet... flood waters begin to impact Highway 169 in
North Mankato.
* 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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