Weather Forecast


Weather Service warns of increased chance of flooding in Montevideo and Granite Falls


MONTEVIDEO -- A newly issued forecast raises the potential for flood problems along the Minnesota River in Montevideo and Granite Falls this spring.

In a word, the new forecast issued by the National Weather Service in Chanhassen "increases'' the risk for flooding from the season's first forecast issued three weeks earlier, according to hydrologist Diane Cooper.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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