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FLOOD STATEMENT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

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

  * THE PEMBINA RIVER AT WALHALLA AFFECTING PEMBINA AND CAVALIER 
  COUNTIES
...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN 
MINNESOTA...NORTH DAKOTA...

  THIS IS A FOLLOW-UP STATEMENT TO THE CURRENT WARNINGS FOR...

  * THE RED RIVER AT FARGO AFFECTING CLAY AND CASS COUNTIES
  * THE BUFFALO RIVER NEAR DILWORTH AFFECTING CLAY COUNTY
  * THE WILD RICE RIVER (MN) AT HENDRUM AFFECTING NORMAN COUNTY
  * THE TWO RIVERS RIVER NEAR HALLOCK AFFECTING KITTSON COUNTY
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN 
MINNESOTA...NORTH DAKOTA...

  THIS IS A FOLLOW-UP STATEMENT TO THE CURRENT WARNINGS FOR...

  * THE RED RIVER AT HALSTAD AFFECTING NORMAN AND TRAILL COUNTIES
  * THE RED RIVER AT EAST GRAND FORKS AFFECTING POLK AND GRAND 
  FORKS COUNTIES
  * THE RED RIVER AT OSLO AFFECTING MARSHALL...WALSH...POLK AND 
  GRAND FORKS COUNTIES
  * THE RED RIVER AT DRAYTON AFFECTING MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON 
  AND PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * THE RED RIVER AT PEMBINA AFFECTING KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * THE PEMBINA RIVER AT NECHE AFFECTING PEMBINA COUNTY
 
.CONTINUED IDEAL CONDITIONS HAVE FAVORED THE RED RIVER 2013 FLOOD.
GENERALLY DRY WEATHER HAS ALLOWED FOR CONTINUED FALLS DOWNSTREAM OF
EAST GRAND FORKS. IT WOULD APPEAR THE RED RIVER NEAR DRAYTON IS
IN THE PROCESS OF CRESTING AND WILL BEGIN A SLOW FALL THE NEXT TWO
DAYS. UP AT PEMBINA THE RED IS FORECAST TO APPROACH ITS CREST
THIS UPCOMING WEEKEND.

AT WALHALLA THE PEMBINA RIVER IS BELOW FLOOD STAGE AND FORECAST TO
REMAIN BELOW FLOOD STAGE THE NEXT WEEK. WITH ADDITIONAL WATER
STILL TO COME FROM UPSTREAM IN CANADA THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR
FLOODSTAGE LATE THIS WEEKEND OR EARLY NEXT WEEK.

WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE
MAINLY OVER THE SOUTHERN RED RIVER VALLEY. AMOUNTS ARE FORECAST TO
BE LIGHT...LESS THAN ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH. THIS WILL HAVE NO
IMPACT ON CURRENT FLOODING.

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

&&

MNC027-NDC017-081504-
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1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RED RIVER AT FARGO.
* UNTIL TUESDAY MAY 14...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:15 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 23.1 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  MONDAY MORNING MAY 13TH.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 23.0 FEET, FARGO...NORTH BROADWAY BRIDGE 
  FLOODS.

&&

LAT...LON 4715 9673 4724 9683 4724 9694 4676 9689 4677 9671

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

RED RIVER
  FARGO             21.4   20.3   19.5   18.8   18.2   18.0   17.7

$$

MNC107-NDC097-081504-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-130510T0600Z/
/HILN8.2.SM.130427T1538Z.130503T0630Z.130509T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RED RIVER AT HALSTAD.
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  7:30 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 27.9 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 26.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  WEDNESDAY EVENING MAY 8TH.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 26.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...MINOR.

&&

LAT...LON 4724 9695 4715 9673 4767 9673 4767 9698

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

RED RIVER
  HALSTAD           26.6   25.4   24.3   23.1   22.0   21.0   20.1

$$

MNC119-NDC035-081504-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/EGFM5.2.SM.130426T0945Z.130501T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RED RIVER AT EAST GRAND FORKS.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:45 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 37.2 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 CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 36.4 FEET 
  BY WEDNESDAY MORNING MAY 8TH.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 36.5 FEET, EAST GRAND FORKS...RIVER HEIGHTS
  TRAIL HEAD & PARK CLOSES.

&&

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

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

RED RIVER
  EAST GRAND FORKS  36.4   35.5   34.6   33.6   32.4   31.2   30.1

$$

MNC089-119-NDC035-099-081504-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/OSLM5.3.SM.130426T0747Z.130502T1430Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RED RIVER AT OSLO.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:15 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 35.1 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...
  MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 30.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 34.8 FEET 
  BY WEDNESDAY MAY 8TH MID-MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 35.8 FEET, TOP OF THE WALSH COUNTY 
  AGRICULTURAL DIKES IN WALSHVILLE TOWNSHIP.

&&

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

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

RED RIVER
  OSLO              34.8   34.5   34.1   33.5   32.9   32.3   31.5

$$

MNC069-089-NDC067-099-081504-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DRTN8.2.SM.130428T1400Z.130503T0345Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RED RIVER AT DRAYTON.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:45 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 39.9 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...
  MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 38.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 39.8 FEET 
  BY WEDNESDAY MAY 8TH MID-MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 39.0 FEET, RURAL ROAD DAMAGES START.

&&

LAT...LON 4881 9734 4848 9725 4846 9705 4874 9702

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

RED RIVER
  DRAYTON           39.8   39.7   39.5   39.1   38.7   38.3   37.9

$$

MNC069-NDC067-081504-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PBNN8.2.SM.130429T1130Z.130510T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RED RIVER AT PEMBINA.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:30 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 45.7 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...
  MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 44.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 47.0 FEET SOMETIME 
  FRIDAY EARLY AFTERNOON THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 47.0 ON FRIDAY EARLY AFTERNOON 
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST BETWEEN 46.5 TO 47.5 FEET THIS
  WEEKEND MAY 11TH OR 12TH.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 48.0 FEET, CITY DIKE PATROL STARTS.

&&

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

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

RED RIVER
  PEMBINA           46.1   46.5   46.9   47.0   47.0   46.9   46.9

$$

MNC027-081504-
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/DILM5.1.ER.000000T0000Z.130430T1700Z.130508T1200Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE BUFFALO RIVER NEAR DILWORTH.
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:30 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.1 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  WEDNESDAY MAY 8TH MID-MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 12.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...MINOR.

&&

LAT...LON 4715 9682 4704 9681 4689 9669 4684 9652 4692 9650

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

BUFFALO RIVER
  DILWORTH          12.0   11.2   10.5   10.0    9.6    9.2    8.8

$$

MNC107-081504-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-130509T1559Z/
/HNDM5.1.SM.130426T1711Z.130501T1930Z.130508T0959Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE WILD RICE RIVER (MN) AT HENDRUM.
* UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:30 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.1 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  WEDNESDAY MORNING...MAY 8TH.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 20.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...MINOR.

&&

LAT...LON 4734 9683 4724 9684 4715 9673 4722 9653 4732 9656

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

WILD RICE RIVER
  HENDRUM           19.9   18.9   18.0   17.1   16.3   15.5   14.8

$$

MNC069-081503-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-130509T0600Z/
/HLLM5.2.SM.000000T0000Z.130502T0400Z.130508T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE TWO RIVERS RIVER NEAR HALLOCK.
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:00 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 802.4 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 CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  THIS TUESDAY EVENING...MAY 7TH.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 802.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...
  MINOR.CULVERTS WITH FLAPPERS CHECKED AND THE DIKE WALKED.BANKFULL 
  STAGE.

&&

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

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

TWO RIVERS RIVER
  HALLOCK          801.6  800.4  799.3  798.2  797.2  796.4  795.7

$$

NDC019-067-071534-
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/WLHN8.1.SM.130428T2356Z.130429T0530Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE PEMBINA RIVER AT WALHALLA.
* AT  9:15 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.0 FEET. 
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE SLOWLY AGAIN BUT CREST BELOW FLOOD
  STAGE...AT 10.9 FEET SUNDAY MAY 12TH EARLY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 11.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD STAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 4900 9825 4887 9808 4884 9787 4892 9764 4900 9771

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

PEMBINA RIVER
  WALHALLA           9.4    9.8   10.2   10.6   10.8   10.9   10.9

$$

NDC067-081503-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NCEN8.3.SM.130429T2045Z.130502T0400Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM CDT TUE MAY 7 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEMBINA RIVER AT NECHE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:45 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.6 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE BACK ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY MAY 11TH AND 
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 18.7 FEET BY MONDAY AFTERNOON MAY 13TH.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 19.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE. 

&&

LAT...LON 4900 9771 4891 9764 4889 9722 4900 9723

$$

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11  05/12  05/13  05/14

PEMBINA RIVER
  NECHE             16.6   16.6   17.0   17.7   18.3   18.6   18.7

$$


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