Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
000
WGUS43 KFGF 302107
FLWFGF
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Eastern North Dakota/Grand Forks ND
407 PM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

...The National Weather Service in Grand Forks, ND has issued a
   flood warning (new) for these river locations in Minnesota...

  new flooding is forecast to occur at...
  *  Crookston...on the Red Lake River...in Polk County.


.Stages have risen rapidly in response to ice jams. Expect some fluctuations
of a foot or two from the forecast trace due to subsequent ice jamming.

  *** A follow-up flood statement with more detailed flooding
  information will be issued shortly. ***


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

&&

MNC119-302207-
/O.NEW.KFGF.FL.W.0021.170330T2318Z-170402T1800Z/
/CRKM5.1.ER.170330T2318Z.170331T1200Z.170401T1200Z.NO/
407 PM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks, ND has issued a
 new Flood Warning for...
* ...Crookston...on the Red Lake River
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At  3:45 PM Thursday the stage was 13.5 feet.
* Minor Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* For the next 7 days...Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above Flood Stage by this evening and continue
  to near 17.0 feet by Friday mid-morning. The river will
  fall below Flood Stage by Saturday mid-morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4779 9694 4771 9653 4785 9623 4785 9649 4794 9701

$$




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.