Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Eastern North Dakota/Grand Forks ND
812 PM CDT WED MAR 22 2017


...The flood warning continues for this river location in
Minnesota...

  * Hallock on the Two Rivers River, in Kittson County

.Water levels along portions of the Two Rivers River at
Hallock have risen into minor flooding, 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

&&

MNC069-241312-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HLLM5.1.ER.000000T0000Z.170329T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
812 PM CDT WED MAR 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for...
* Hallock on the Two Rivers River.
* until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Wednesday 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 continue rising to near 804.9 feet by
  Wednesday morning March 29.  Additional rises may be possible
  thereafter.
* Impact Statement(s) - At 804.5 feet, Backup at Reach 2 Dike,
  Cemetery road at 6th St. S. - Shut Storm Valve.

&&

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

 Date                Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed
(month/day)         03/23  03/24  03/25  03/26  03/27  03/28  03/29
  Hallock          803.6  804.1  804.2  804.3  804.5  804.8  804.9
LAT...LON 4888 9719 4873 9713 4867 9662 4885 9667


$$




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