Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1001 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS NOW CANCELLED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA...

  * ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA...

  * HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER...IN KITTSON COUNTY

.SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS WILL FALL ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT...HOWEVER
RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL NOT BE SUFFICIENT ENOUGH TO SLOW THE RATE OF
FALL OF THE SNAKE RIVER AT ALVARADO. THE RIVER IS NOW BELOW FLOOD
STAGE...AND THE FLOOD WARNING IS NOW CANCELLED. THE RAIN WILL CAUSE
THE TWO RIVERS RIVER AT HALLOCK TO STEADY OFF AND CONTINUE MINOR
FLOODING THROUGH MOST OF NEXT WEEK.

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.


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

&&

MNC089-190331-
/O.CAN.KFGF.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140419T2059Z/
/ALVM5.2.SM.140413T2000Z.140416T0815Z.140418T2248Z.NO/
1001 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR...
* ...ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER.
* AT  9:30 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 105.9 FEET.
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT  5:48 PM FRIDAY.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 104.3 FEET BY SUNDAY
  MID-MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 106.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD STAGE...STORM SEWER
  FLOOD GATES ARE CLOSED.

&&

DAILY 7 PM CDT/6 PM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI
(MONTH/DAY)         04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

SNAKE RIVER
  ALVARADO         104.7  103.9  103.2  103.5  103.6  103.1  102.5


LAT...LON 4846 9713 4831 9712 4814 9702 4817 9679


$$

MNC069-201501-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-140426T2200Z/
/HLLM5.2.SM.000000T0000Z.140414T1318Z.140425T1600Z.NO/
1001 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER.
* UNTIL SATURDAY APRIL 26...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:00 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 803.4 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 802.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE FRIDAY
  MORNING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 804.0 ON MONDAY EVENING DURING
  THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 804.5 FEET, BACKUP AT REACH 2 DIKE,
  CEMETERY ROAD AT 6TH ST. S. - SHUT STORM VALVE.

&&

DAILY 7 PM CDT/6 PM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI
(MONTH/DAY)         04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

TWO RIVERS RIVER
  HALLOCK          803.4  803.8  804.0  804.0  803.6  802.7  801.6


LAT...LON 4888 9719 4873 9713 4867 9662 4885 9667


$$
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