Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Eastern North Dakota/Grand Forks ND
1211 PM CDT MON MAR 27 2017

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

  *  Pembina...on the Red River...in Kittson and Pembina Counties.
  *  Grafton...on the Park River...in Walsh County.

.Recent above freezing temperatures have are starting to produce snow
melt runoff across northeast North Dakota. As a result river levels
are expected to rise above flood stage Wednesday and Thursday at
Grafton and Pembina, respectfully.

  *** 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

&&

MNC069-NDC067-271811-
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1211 PM CDT MON MAR 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks, ND has issued a
 new Flood Warning for...
* ...Pembina...on the Red River
* from Thursday evening until further notice.
* At 11:30 AM Monday the stage was 32.1 feet.
* Moderate Flood Stage is 44.0 feet.
* For the next 7 days...Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above Flood Stage by Thursday night and continue to
  rise to near 44.0 feet by next Monday. Additional rises are
  possible thereafter.

&&

LAT...LON 4900 9700 4900 9740 4877 9732 4874 9701

$$

NDC099-271811-
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/GRNN8.3.ER.170330T0000Z.170401T1800Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
1211 PM CDT MON MAR 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks, ND has issued a
 new Flood Warning for...
* ...Grafton...on the Park River
* from Wednesday evening until further notice.
* At 11:30 AM Monday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Major Flood Stage is 14.5 feet.
* For the next 7 days...Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above Flood Stage by Wednesday evening and continue
  to rise to between 14.5 and 15.5 feet by Saturday.

&&

LAT...LON 4850 9749 4839 9750 4842 9716 4851 9715

$$

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