Flood warning issued in upper Minnesota River basin as rains continue
MONTEVIDEO -- The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a flood warning on the Minnesota River for the Montevideo area into next week.
The warning extends along the upper Minnesota River and its tributaries and includes areas of Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, Renville and Yellow Medicine counties.
Precipitation is expected to continue into Saturday, and above normal temperatures will continue to speed up the melting of the snowpack.
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