WGUS83 KFGF 041810
FLSFGF
 
FLOOD STATEMENT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
110 PM CDT SAT MAY 4 2013

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH 
DAKOTA...

  * THE WILD RICE RIVER (ND) AT ABERCROMBIE AFFECTING RICHLAND 
  COUNTY
  
.THE RIVER HAS FALLEN BELOW FLOOD STAGE AND CONSEQUENTLY THE WARNING
HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

THIS FORECAST IS FOR A 7 DAY PERIOD...THE HIGHEST STAGE INDICATED 
MAY NOT REFLECT THE CREST FOR THIS FLOOD EVENT. FORECASTS ARE 
UPDATED DAILY AND STAGE VALUES WILL CHANGE AS NEW WEATHER AND 
RIVER INFORMATION IS USED. THIS FORECAST MAY INCLUDE ANY 
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

&&

NDC077-041840-
/O.CAN.KFGF.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-130506T0100Z/
/ABRN8.3.SM.130426T1824Z.130429T1445Z.130504T1650Z.NO/
110 PM CDT SAT MAY 4 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE WILD RICE RIVER (ND) AT ABERCROMBIE.
* AT 12:15 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.9 FEET. 
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 11:50 AM SATURDAY.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 8.4 FEET BY SUNDAY 
  MID-MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 10.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD STAGE. LOW BANK 
  OVERFLOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 4611 9712 4612 9664 4663 9679 4663 9696

$$

&&

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

 DATE                SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT
(MONTH/DAY)         05/05  05/06  05/07  05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11

WILD RICE RIVER
  ABERCROMBIE        8.4    6.9    6.1    5.5    5.1    4.9    4.7

$$

JK

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