Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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WGUS43 KBIS 251535
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
1035 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

  Souris River near Towner affecting McHenry County
For the Souris River Basin including Towner...Minor flooding is

. The Souris River near Towner will continue to rise and reach
minor flood stage Wednesday evening. The river level is forecast
to remain in minor flood stage through Sunday, then fall below
minor flood stage early Monday morning. The increase in water
level is due to runoff from upstream, and compared to recent
years, this should be a fairly minor flood event.

1035 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Souris River near Towner
* From this evening until Monday morning
* At 08AM Wednesday the stage was...1453 feet
* Minor flooding is forecast
* Flood stage is 1454 feet
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
  rise to near 1456 feet by Friday evening. The river will fall below
  flood stage by Monday morning.
* Impact...At 1456 feet...Moderate flood stage. Flood problems begin
  with agricultural land and meadows affected.


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Souris River Basin
 Towner       1454 1452.7 Wed 8 AM  1454.8  1455.3  1455.4  1454.9

LAT...LON 4810 10087 4830 10050 4845 10047 4845 10037
      4821 10045 4807 10085



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