Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1125 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA...

  * ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA AND NORTH DAKOTA...

  * OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...POLK AND GRAND
  FORKS COUNTIES
  * DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
  PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER ...IN KITTSON COUNTY

.RIVERS CONTINUE TO FALL ACROSS THE AREA EXCEPT FOR THE RED RIVER
AT PEMBINA. PEMBINA SHOULD CREST SUNDAY AND MONDAY AND THEN FALL
THEREAFTER. ALVARADO IS NEAR MINOR FLOOD STAGE AND SHOULD FALL
BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE FRIDAY MORNING. ONE QUARTER TO HALF AN
INCH OF RAIN IS EXPECTED IN THE NORTHERN RED RIVER VALLEY FOR
TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING BUT IS NOT EXPECTED TO SIGNIFICANTLY
AFFECT RIVER LEVELS.

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 USUALLY USE
  24 HOURS OF EXPECTED PRECIPITATION BUT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION
  IT 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

&&

MNC089-119-NDC035-099-191625-
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1125 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:15 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 27.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 26.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 26.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...MINOR.
  COUNTY ROAD 2 SOUTH OF OSLO IS CLOSED IN SECTIONS 2 AND 11 OF
  PULASKI TOWNSHIP.

&&

DAILY 7 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI
(MONTH/DAY)         04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

RED RIVER
  OSLO              26.2   24.2   22.2   20.2   18.5   17.5   17.0


LAT...LON 4810 9721 4807 9698 4846 9706 4848 9725


$$

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1125 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL FRIDAY APRIL 25...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:45 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 36.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 32.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  WEDNESDAY.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 38.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

DAILY 7 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI
(MONTH/DAY)         04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

RED RIVER
  DRAYTON           36.2   35.4   34.5   33.5   32.5   31.4   30.4


LAT...LON 4881 9734 4848 9725 4846 9705 4874 9702


$$

MNC069-NDC067-191625-
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1125 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:30 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 43.2 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MODERATE
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 44.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 44.3 FEET BY
  SUNDAY MORNING THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST NEAR 44.3 FEET SUNDAY THEN
  BEGIN FALLING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST BETWEEN 43.0 AND 45.0 FEET
  THIS WEEKEND.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 44.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

DAILY 7 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI
(MONTH/DAY)         04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

RED RIVER
  PEMBINA           44.0   44.3   44.3   43.9   43.3   42.6   41.5


LAT...LON 4900 9700 4900 9740 4877 9732 4874 9701


$$

MNC089-191625-
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1125 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER.
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:30 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 106.1 FEET.
* THIS RIVER LOCATION IS EXPERIENCING MINOR FLOODING NOW...
  BUT IS FORECAST TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE WITHIN THE NEXT 6
  HOURS.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE
  FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 106.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD STAGE...STORM SEWER
  FLOOD GATES ARE CLOSED.

&&

DAILY 7 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI
(MONTH/DAY)         04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

SNAKE RIVER
  ALVARADO         104.6  103.7  103.2  103.1  103.4  103.1  102.7


LAT...LON 4846 9713 4831 9712 4814 9702 4817 9679


$$

MNC069-191624-
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1125 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 803.8 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 FALL TO A STAGE OF 802.8 FEET BY
  SATURDAY MORNING...THEN RISE THEREAFTER BUT REMAIN IN MINOR FLOOD
  STAGE FOR THE NEXT 7 DAYS.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 804.5 FEET, BACKUP AT REACH 2 DIKE,
  CEMETERY ROAD AT 6TH ST. S. - SHUT STORM VALVE.

&&

DAILY 7 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI
(MONTH/DAY)         04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

TWO RIVERS RIVER
  HALLOCK          802.8  803.0  803.3  803.5  803.3  802.9  802.1


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


$$



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