Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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WGUS83 KFGF 231809
FLSFGF
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Eastern North Dakota/Grand Forks ND
109 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017


...The flood warning continues for these river locations in
Minnesota...

  * Hallock...on the Two Rivers River ...in Kittson County


. Water levels along portions of the Two Rivers River at
Hallock remain at minor flood stage as a result of recent
water releases from Lake Bronson Dam. A combination of
standing water in the basin and warmer weather over the
upcoming weekend may prompt additional rises. Little
additional precipitation is forecast over the next few days.


  This forecast is for a 7-day period...the highest stage
indicated may not reflect the crest for this event.

  Forecasts are updated daily and stage values will change
as new weather and river information is used.

  River forecasts use 24 hours of forecast precipitation
between April 1st and October 1st, and 48 hours otherwise.
However, depending on the situation, they may include
precipitation expected through the next 72 hours.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...turn around, don`t drown...

 - Don`t travel through flooded areas!

 - Persons in the warned area need to take steps to protect life
   and property. If necessary, move to a higher and safer location.

 - Persons living in the Red River Basin should monitor river
   levels while the river is in, or near, flood.

For more information...go to the AHPS/River section
on our web page at:      www.weather.gov/grandforks

&&

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/HLLM5.1.ER.000000T0000Z.170330T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
109 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ...Hallock...on the Two Rivers River.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 12:00 PM Thursday the stage was 803.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and during the next 7 days...Minor
  flooding is forecast.
* Minor Flood Stage is 802.0 feet.
* Forecast...the river will rise to a crest near 805.0 feet sometime
  Wednesday evening then begin falling.
* Impact Statement(s) - At 804.5 feet, Backup at Reach 2 Dike,
  Cemetery road at 6th St. S. - Shut Storm Valve.

&&

Daily 7am CDT/6am CST forecast stage in feet:

 Date                Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu
(month/day)         03/24  03/25  03/26  03/27  03/28  03/29  03/30

Two Rivers River
  Hallock          804.1  804.1  804.1  804.3  804.6  804.9  805.0


LAT...LON 4888 9719 4873 9713 4867 9662 4885 9667


$$




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