River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
126 PM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

  THESE HIGH WATER NOTICES INCLUDE FORECASTS FOR...

  RED RIVER AT FARGO...BUFFALO RIVER AT DILWORTH.

.RECENT HEAVY RAINS SOUTH OF I-94/US 10 IS CAUSING AREA TRIBUTARIES
T0 RISE. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN WAS REPORTED BETWEEN SABIN AND
ROTHSAY...AND WILL CAUSE LEVELS ON THE SOUTH BRANCH BUFFALO RIVER
TO APPROACH FLOOD STAGE. RIVER LEVELS WILL BE MONITORED...AND A
WARNING WILL BE ISSUED IF 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 AREHIGH 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-NDC017-051826-
126 PM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...FARGO...ON THE RED RIVER.
* AT 12 PM THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 4 THE STAGE WAS 17.2 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 AM CDT/6 AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         09/05  09/06  09/07  09/08  09/09  09/10  09/11

RED RIVER
  FARGO             17.2   17.2   16.6   16.2   16.0   15.9   15.8


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


$$

MNC027-051826-
126 PM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

A HIGH WATER NOTICE CONTINUES FOR...
* ...DILWORTH...ON THE BUFFALO RIVER.
* AT 12 PM THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 4 THE STAGE WAS 4.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE...12.0 FEET.
* THE BUFFALO RIVER NEAR DILWORTH IS FORECAST TO REACH A HIGH WATER
  STAGE OF 11.5 FEET ON OR ABOUT MONDAY SEPTEMBER 08. 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                FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU
(MONTH/DAY)         09/05  09/06  09/07  09/08  09/09  09/10  09/11

BUFFALO RIVER
  DILWORTH           4.8    5.9    9.4   11.3   11.1    9.1    7.2


LAT...LON 4715 9682 4704 9681 4689 9669 4684 9652 4692 9650


$$



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