Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1027 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS, ND HAS ISSUED AN
   UPGRADED FLOOD WARNING IN MINNESOTA...

* FOR HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER...IN KITTSON COUNTY.

  * FLOOD FORECAST HAS CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY AND
  INCREASED IN DURATION...

.SNOWMELT RUNOFF AND INCREASED RELEASES FROM LAKE BRONSON WILL CONTINUE TO FEED
RIVER LEVELS AT HALLOCK. ICE MAY CAUSE FLUCTUATIONS IN RIVERS LEVELS

  A FOLLOW-UP FLOOD STATEMENT WITH MORE DETAILED FLOODING INFORMATION
  WILL BE ISSUED SHORTLY.


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

&&

MNC069-121627-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HLLM5.2.SM.000000T0000Z.140414T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1027 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

...FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY...
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER.
* AT  7:15 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 806.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 806.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND FOR THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MODERATE
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 806.1 FEET BY
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING THEN BEGIN FALLING.

&&

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

$$




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