River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
805 PM CDT FRI OCT 18 2013

...RED RIVER AT FARGO WILL CONTINUE A SLOW FALL...

  THESE HIGH WATER NOTICES INCLUDE FORECASTS FOR...

  RED RIVER AT FARGO.

.AFTER A PRELIMINARY CREST OF 18.11 FEET THE RED AT FARGO FELL BELOW
FLOOD STAGE AROUND 400 PM. THE RIVER SHOULD CONTINUE A VERY SLOW FALL
THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

LIGHT PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST THE NEXT 2 DAYS...HOWEVER AMOUNTS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE UNDER ONE HALF INCH. AMOUNTS THIS LIGHT WILL HAVE
VERY LITTLE IF ANY IMPACT ON AREA RIVERS.

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-NDC017-200105-
805 PM CDT FRI OCT 18 2013

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...FARGO...ON THE RED RIVER.
* AT 07 PM FRIDAY OCTOBER 18 THE STAGE WAS 17.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...18.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE 0345 PM FRIDAY OCTOBER 18.
* THE RED RIVER NEAR FARGO WILL CONTINUE TO FALL DURING THIS SEVEN
  DAY PERIOD.
* 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 PM CDT/6 PM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI
(MONTH/DAY)         10/19  10/20  10/21  10/22  10/23  10/24  10/25

RED RIVER
  FARGO             17.5   17.0   16.6   16.1   15.8   15.6   15.5


LAT...LON 4715 9673 4724 9683 4724 9694 4676 9689 4677 9671


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