River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
922 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

  THESE HIGH WATER NOTICES INCLUDE FORECASTS FOR...

  RED RIVER AT FARGO...S. BUFFALO RIVER AT SABIN...BUFFALO RIVER AT
  HAWLEY...WILD RICE RIVER AT HENDRUM...MARSH RIVER AT SHELLY...
  ROSEAU RIVER AT ROSEAU...PEMBINA RIVER AT WALHALLA...NECHE.

.ICE BREAKUP CONTINUES ON THE RIVERS WITH ICE SHEETS TURNING INTO
FLOWING ICE CHUNKS OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS OVER NORTHEASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA AND NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA.  SNOWMELT WILL CONTINUE TO FEED
INTO RIVERS AND CAUSE ADDITIONAL RISES ALONG THE MAINSTEM RED NORTH
OF HALSTAD AND ALONG TRIBUTARIES IN NORTHEASTERN NORTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA.  CONTINUED ABOVE FREEZING TEMPERATURES
HROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT WILL MAINTAIN RUNOFF AND WATER FLOWS IN THE
RIVERS.  A CHANCE FOR RAIN SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH OR CHANGING
TO SNOW ALONG THE CANADIAN BORDER...IS IN THE FORECAST FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY BUT PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS SHOULD NOT SIGNIFICANTLY
IMPACT 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.


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-NDC017-120222-
922 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...FARGO...ON THE RED RIVER.
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY APRIL 10 THE STAGE WAS 17.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...18.0 FEET.
* 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                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         04/11  04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17

RED RIVER
  FARGO             17.6   17.5   17.1   16.7   16.4   16.2   15.9


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


$$

MNC027-120222-
922 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...SABIN...ON THE S BR BUFFALO RIVER.
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY APRIL 10 THE STAGE WAS 11.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...12.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE 11 AM THURSDAY APRIL 10.
* THE S BR BUFFALO RIVER NEAR SABIN 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                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         04/11  04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17

S. BUFFALO RIVER
  SABIN             11.0    9.7    8.5    7.7    7.3    6.9    6.6


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


$$

MNC027-120222-
922 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HAWLEY...ON THE BUFFALO RIVER.
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY APRIL 10 THE STAGE WAS 6.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...7.0 FEET.
* THE BUFFALO RIVER NEAR HAWLEY 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                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         04/11  04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17

BUFFALO RIVER
  HAWLEY             6.7    6.4    6.2    5.9    5.7    5.5    5.3


LAT...LON 4701 9603 4692 9650 4684 9652 4680 9633 4690 9601


$$

MNC107-120222-
922 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HENDRUM...ON THE WILD RICE RIVER (MN).
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY APRIL 10 THE STAGE WAS 18.2 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...20.0 FEET.
* THE WILD RICE RIVER (MN) NEAR HENDRUM 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                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         04/11  04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17

WILD RICE RIVER
  HENDRUM           18.3   17.0   15.3   13.4   11.6    9.7    8.2


LAT...LON 4734 9683 4724 9684 4715 9673 4722 9653 4732 9656


$$

MNC107-120222-
922 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...SHELLY...ON THE MARSH RIVER.
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY APRIL 10 THE STAGE WAS 13.6 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...14.0 FEET.
* THE MARSH RIVER NEAR SHELLY 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                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         04/11  04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17

MARSH RIVER
  SHELLY            13.1   12.7   12.0   10.4    9.2    8.0    6.9


LAT...LON 4750 9685 4742 9685 4733 9674 4729 9656 4731 9637


$$

MNC135-120222-
922 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...ROSEAU...ON THE ROSEAU RIVER.
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY APRIL 10 THE STAGE WAS 11.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...16.0 FEET.
* THE ROSEAU RIVER NEAR ROSEAU IS FORECAST TO REACH A HIGH WATER
  STAGE OF 14.9 FEET ON OR ABOUT 01 PM SATURDAY APRIL 12. THIS WILL
  BE 1.1 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 PM CDT/6 PM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         04/11  04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17

ROSEAU RIVER
  ROSEAU            14.3   14.9   14.6   13.6   12.7   11.8   10.9


LAT...LON 4890 9615 4873 9567 4893 9565 4892 9610


$$

NDC019-067-120222-
922 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...WALHALLA...ON THE PEMBINA RIVER.
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY APRIL 10 THE STAGE WAS 9.2 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...11.0 FEET.
* THE PEMBINA RIVER NEAR WALHALLA IS FORECAST TO REACH A HIGH WATER
  STAGE OF 9.9 FEET ON OR ABOUT 07 AM FRIDAY APRIL 11. THIS WILL BE
  1.1 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 PM CDT/6 PM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         04/11  04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17

PEMBINA RIVER
  WALHALLA           9.7    8.7    7.8    7.1    6.5    6.1    5.8


LAT...LON 4900 9825 4887 9808 4884 9787 4892 9764 4900 9771


$$

NDC067-120222-
922 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...NECHE...ON THE PEMBINA RIVER.
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY APRIL 10 THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...18.0 FEET.
* THE PEMBINA RIVER NEAR NECHE IS FORECAST TO REACH A HIGH WATER
  STAGE OF 17.5 FEET ON OR ABOUT 01 AM SATURDAY APRIL 12. 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 PM CDT/6 PM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         04/11  04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17

PEMBINA RIVER
  NECHE             17.2   17.0   15.3   13.6   12.1   11.0   10.5


LAT...LON 4900 9771 4891 9764 4889 9722 4900 9723


$$




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