Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
845 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

...The flood watch is cancelled for these river locations in
Minnesota...

  * Dilworth...on the Buffalo River...in Clay County

. The recent and forecast precipitation...along with adjustments
to the hydrologic model soil conditions in the southern part of the
Red River basin...has lowered future river elevations on the Buffalo
river...keeping them well below minor flood stage.

 The segments in this product are river forecasts for selected
 locations in the watch area...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

 - Listen to noaa weather radio or commercial radio or tv
   for the latest updates.

For more information...go to the AHPS/River section
on our web page at:      www.weather.gov/grandforks

This forecast does not account for ice jams that can
quickly raise local river levels with little or no notice.

&&

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/DILM5.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
845 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

The Flood Watch is cancelled for
  the Buffalo River near Dilworth
* At  7:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Forecast...the river is forecast to reach a maximum stage of 9.0
  feet by early Saturday morning.


&&

Daily 7am CDT/6am CST forecast stage in feet:

 Date                Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue
(month/day)         04/27  04/28  04/29  04/30  05/01  05/02  05/03

Buffalo River
  Dilworth           6.6    7.4    8.6    9.0    8.6    7.9    7.2


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


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