Anywhere it can rain, it can flood! It's important to be prepared especially with increased extreme weather events in recent years, Here are some resources that may help you:
Homeland Security Emergency Management (HSEM) Spring Flooding page.
What can (and should) I do about fluctuating water levels on my property? Info sheet from the Minnesota DNR targeted at landowners concerned about high water levels.
Minnesota DNR videos on Disaster Roles for Local Officials:
DNR Flood Preparation, Response and Recovery web page: The page has links to:
- NWS Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service (AHPS) forecast & stream flow condition gages
- Other stream gages
- Useful websites of other agencies & organizations
- Post-disaster information for local officials
- Flood insurance information