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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Eastern North Dakota/Grand Forks ND
946 AM CDT WED MAR 22 2017


...The flood warning continues for these river locations in
Minnesota...

  * Hallock...on the Two Rivers River ...in Kittson County



. Lake Bronson opened gates yesterday which resulted in a
rapid rise overnight at Hallock.  There is still standing water
in the basin so there still may be additional rises with the
next warm up this weekend. Little additional precipitation is
forecast over the next few days.


  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 use 24 hours of forecast precipitation
between April 1st and October 1st, and 48 hours otherwise.
However, depending on the situation, they 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

&&

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946 AM CDT WED MAR 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ...Hallock...on the Two Rivers River.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 803.7 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 rise to a crest near 804.0 feet sometime
  Wednesday evening then begin falling.
* The river is forecast to crest at 804.0 on Wednesday 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 7am CDT/6am CST forecast stage in feet:

 Date                Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed
(month/day)         03/23  03/24  03/25  03/26  03/27  03/28  03/29

Two Rivers River
  Hallock          803.5  803.8  804.0  804.2  804.3  804.6  804.9


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


$$

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