River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1218 PM CDT SUN APR 6 2014

  THESE HIGH WATER NOTICES INCLUDE FORECASTS FOR...

  S. BUFFALO RIVER AT SABIN.

.RECENT PRECIPITATION IN THE BUFFALO RIVER BASIN IS CAUSING A SLOW
RISE IN RIVER LEVELS. THE RIVER LEVEL AT SABIN IS EXPECTED TO REACH
ACTION STAGE...BUT NO FLOODING IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. ANY FORECAST
PRECIPITATION IS NOT EXPECTED TO SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT RIVER STAGES.
RIVER LEVELS WILL BE MONITORED FOR ANY SIGNIFICANT CHANGES...AND THE
FORECAST WILL BE ADJUSTED AS NEEDED.

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.


A HIGH WATER NOTICE IS ISSUED WHEN RIVER LEVELS ARE HIGH BUT ARE
EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW FLOOD STAGE FOR THE FORECAST PERIOD.

SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND, DON`T DROWN...

 - DON`T TRAVEL THROUGH FLOODED AREAS!

 - 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

MNC027-071718-
1218 PM CDT SUN APR 6 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...SABIN...ON THE S BR BUFFALO RIVER.
* AT 11 AM SUNDAY APRIL 06 THE STAGE WAS 10.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...12.0 FEET.
* THE S BR BUFFALO RIVER NEAR SABIN IS FORECAST TO REACH A HIGH
  WATER STAGE OF 11.5 FEET ON OR ABOUT TUESDAY APRIL 8. THIS
  WILL BE 0.5 FEET BELOW FLOOD STAGE.
* A HIGH WATER NOTICE IS ISSUED WHEN RIVER LEVELS ARE HIGH BUT ARE
  EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW FLOOD STAGE FOR THE FORECAST PERIOD.

&&

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

 DATE                MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN
(MONTH/DAY)         04/07  04/08  04/09  04/10  04/11  04/12  04/13

S. BUFFALO RIVER
  SABIN             11.0   11.5   10.9    9.8    8.8    8.1    7.6


LAT...LON 4663 9666 4663 9650 4686 9657 4689 9670


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