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Melting snow triggers flood warnings in Upper Midwest states

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Rain and melting snow have triggered flood warnings in the upper Midwest, in contrast of the blizzard conditions of primary concern in other states.  A flood warning has been posted for the Eau Claire area and into southeastern Minnesota, while many rivers around Wisconsin are expected to reach flood stage over the next few days.  A flood watch has been issued for east central to southeastern Wisconsin that will go from Wednesday through Friday.  Wind gusts of 60 mph and a foot of snow is moving into South Dakota where a blizzard warning was posted, with a similar warning for northeast North Dakota and northwest to west central Minnesota in effect from Thursday through Friday.

Moorhead, MN- Flood waters north of the city.

 

 

 

 

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