Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Eastern North Dakota/Grand Forks ND
943 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018


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

  * East Grand Forks...on the Red River ...in Polk and Grand Forks
  Counties
  * Oslo...on the Red River ...in Marshall...Walsh...Polk and Grand
  Forks Counties
  * Upstream of Warren...on the Snake River ...in Marshall County
  * Alvarado...on the Snake River ...in Marshall County
  * Hallock...on the Two Rivers River ...in Kittson County


.Rivers are now falling over portions of the southern Red River
basin.  However rivers will continue to rise in the northern Red
River basin and remain above flood stage at several locations.  No
precipitation is forecast through Monday.

  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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943 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ...East Grand Forks...on the Red River.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Friday the stage was 31.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and during the next 7 days...Minor
  flooding is forecast.
* Minor Flood Stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...the river will rise to a crest Tuesday early afternoon
  then begin falling.
* The river is forecast to crest between 36 and 38 Feet early next
  week.
* Impact Statement(s) - At 36.5 feet, East Grand Forks...River Heights
  Trail Head & park closes.

&&

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

 Date                Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
(month/day)         04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26  04/27
  East Grand Forks  33.8   35.6   36.7   37.0   36.9   36.4   35.3

&&

LAT...LON 4767 9699 4810 9719 4807 9698 4768 9674


$$

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943 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ...Oslo...on the Red River.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 PM Friday the stage was 27.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and during the next 7 days...Moderate
  flooding is forecast.
* Moderate Flood Stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...the river will rise to a crest Wednesday afternoon
  then begin falling.
* The river is forecast to crest between 34 and 36 Feet mid next
  week.
* Impact Statement(s) - At 35.8 feet, Top of the Walsh County
  agricultural dikes in Walshville Township.

&&

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

 Date                Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
(month/day)         04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26  04/27
  Oslo              29.4   31.6   33.5   34.6   35.0   34.9   34.5

&&

LAT...LON 4848 9725 4846 9706 4807 9698 4810 9721


$$

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943 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ...Upstream of Warren...on the Snake River.
* until late Sunday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Friday the stage was 71.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and during the next 7 days...
  Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Moderate Flood Stage is 71.0 feet.
* Forecast...the river will rise to a crest Saturday morning
  morning. The river will fall below Flood Stage Saturday night.
* The river is forecast to crest at 71.2 Saturday morning
  during this 7-day period.
* Impact Statement(s) - At 71.0 feet, Flood Stage...MODERATE.

&&

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

 Date                Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
(month/day)         04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26  04/27
  Upstream of Warr  67.9   64.7   64.1   63.8   63.5   63.2   62.9

&&

LAT...LON 4823 9666 4820 9664 4817 9681 4820 9684


$$

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943 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ...Alvarado...on the Snake River.
* until late Monday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:30 PM Friday the stage was 107.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and during the next 7 days...Moderate
  flooding is forecast.
* Moderate Flood Stage is 108.0 feet.
* Forecast...the river will rise to a crest Saturday afternoon. T
  The river will fall below Flood Stage Sunday evening.
* The river is forecast to crest at 108.2 Saturday afternoon
  during this 7-day period.
* Impact Statement(s) - At 108.0 feet, Moderate Flood Stage and
  overland sheet flooding of local agricultural land.

&&

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

 Date                Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
(month/day)         04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26  04/27
  Alvarado         108.2  105.9  102.3  101.3  100.9  100.5  100.0

&&

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


$$

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943 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ...Hallock...on the Two Rivers River.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 PM Friday the stage was 803.5 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 Monday morning then
  begin falling.
* The river is forecast to crest at 805.5 on Monday morning
  during this 7-day period.
* Impact Statement(s) - At 806.0 feet, Moderate Flood Stage. Storm
  sewers start backing up. Storm sewer valve at T.H. 175 Bridge
  closed. Lift Pump inspected.

&&

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

 Date                Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
(month/day)         04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26  04/27
  Hallock          804.4  805.3  805.5  805.4  804.7  803.6  802.5

&&

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


$$




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