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FLOOD STATEMENT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1235 PM CDT SUN JUN 23 2013

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS NOW CANCELLED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN 
NORTH DAKOTA...

  * MAPLETON...ON THE MAPLE RIVER...IN CASS COUNTY

...THIS IS AN UPDATE FOR THE FLOOD WARNING FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS 
IN MINNESOTA...NORTH DAKOTA...

  * WAHPETON...ON THE RED RIVER...IN WILKIN AND RICHLAND COUNTIES
  * FARGO...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN CLAY AND CASS COUNTIES
  * ABERCROMBIE...ON THE WILD RICE RIVER (ND) ...IN RICHLAND COUNTY
  * KINDRED...ON THE SHEYENNE RIVER ...IN CASS AND RICHLAND COUNTIES
  * WEST FARGO DIVERSION...ON THE SHEYENNE RIVER ...IN CASS COUNTY
  * HARWOOD...ON THE SHEYENNE RIVER ...IN CASS COUNTY

.THE RIVER AT MAPLETON HAS FALLEN BELOW FLOOD STAGE SO THE WARNING HAS 
BEEN CANCELLED. ELSEWHERE THE RIVERS ARE ON THE RISE AS RUNOFF FROM LAST NIGHTS 
RAINFALL ACROSS THE SOUTHERN VALLEY IS EXPECTED TO CAUSE AREA RIVERS TO RISE TO 
MODERATE LEVELS AT ABERCROMBIE...WEST FARGO...HARWOOD...WAHPETON AND FARGO.

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

&&

MNC167-NDC077-241735-
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1235 PM CDT SUN JUN 23 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RED RIVER AT WAHPETON.
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:30 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.9 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MODERATE 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 12.9 FEET SOMETIME 
  MONDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE 
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 13.0 FEET, START TO PUT-UP FLOOD WALL IF 
  RIVER FORECAST TO GO ABOVE 15 FEET (BRECK).

&&

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

 DATE                MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN
(MONTH/DAY)         06/24  06/25  06/26  06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30

RED RIVER
  WAHPETON          12.8   12.6   11.6   10.4    9.4    8.8    8.3


LAT...LON 4602 9672 4603 9641 4650 9663 4650 9684


$$

MNC027-NDC017-241735-
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/FGON8.2.ER.130623T1042Z.130627T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1235 PM CDT SUN JUN 23 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE RED RIVER AT FARGO.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 12:15 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.5 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MODERATE 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 26.5 FEET SOMETIME 
  EARLY THURSDAY MORNING THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 28.0 FEET, FARGO...12TH STREET TOLL BRIDGE 
  IS CLOSED. MOORHEAD...15TH AVENUE NORTH RIVER BRIDGE IS CLOSED. 

&&

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

 DATE                MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN
(MONTH/DAY)         06/24  06/25  06/26  06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30

RED RIVER
  FARGO             20.9   24.3   26.0   26.5   26.5   25.5   23.2


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


$$

NDC077-241734-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0062.130623T1917Z-130630T2200Z/
/ABRN8.2.ER.130623T1917Z.130625T1800Z.130629T1600Z.NO/
1235 PM CDT SUN JUN 23 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE WILD RICE RIVER (ND) AT ABERCROMBIE.
* UNTIL SUNDAY JUNE 30...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 12:15 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.6 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY EARLY AFTERNOON AND 
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 15.8 FEET BY TUESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE 
  RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 16.0 FEET, BANKFULL STAGE AT GAGE.

&&

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

 DATE                MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN
(MONTH/DAY)         06/24  06/25  06/26  06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30

WILD RICE RIVER
  ABERCROMBIE       14.1   15.7   15.6   14.1   11.7   10.2    9.1


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


$$

NDC017-077-241734-
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/KNDN8.1.ER.130624T0920Z.130625T0600Z.130627T0448Z.NO/
1235 PM CDT SUN JUN 23 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SHEYENNE RIVER NEAR KINDRED.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS 
  CANCELLED.
* AT 12:00 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.6 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY MONDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 18.0 FEET BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL 
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 18.0 FEET, PORTIONS OF 55TH ST ARE 
  UNDERWATER.

&&

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

 DATE                MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN
(MONTH/DAY)         06/24  06/25  06/26  06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30

SHEYENNE RIVER
  KINDRED           16.4   18.0   17.4   15.4   13.5   12.1   10.9


LAT...LON 4659 9729 4645 9731 4663 9688 4672 9701


$$

NDC017-241734-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0064.130624T0325Z-130629T0900Z/
/WFON8.2.ER.130624T0325Z.130625T1800Z.130628T0300Z.NO/
1235 PM CDT SUN JUN 23 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SHEYENNE RIVER AT WEST FARGO DIVERSION.
* FROM THIS EVENING TO LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS 
  CANCELLED.
* AT 12:15 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.0 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE TO 
  RISE TO NEAR 20.5 FEET BY TUESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL 
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY NIGHT.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 21.0 FEET, MAJOR FLOOD STAGE...APPROXIMATE 
  STAGE WHERE FLOODING BEGINS IN AREAS ALONG THE SHEYENNE RIVER NORTH
  OF THE DIVERSION CHANNEL TO HARWOOD...ND.

&&

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

 DATE                MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN
(MONTH/DAY)         06/24  06/25  06/26  06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30

SHEYENNE RIVER
  WEST FARGO DIVER  19.0   20.4   20.4   18.9   17.4   16.2   15.3


LAT...LON 4667 9702 4663 9689 4693 9686 4692 9699


$$

NDC017-241734-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0065.130623T2100Z-130628T1059Z/
/HWDN8.2.ER.130623T2100Z.130625T1800Z.130627T0459Z.NO/
1235 PM CDT SUN JUN 23 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SHEYENNE RIVER AT HARWOOD.
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING 
  IS CANCELLED.
* AT 12:15 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 883.8 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 886.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE 
  TO RISE TO NEAR 886.2 FEET BY TUESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER 
  WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 886.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

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

 DATE                MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN
(MONTH/DAY)         06/24  06/25  06/26  06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30

SHEYENNE RIVER
  HARWOOD          884.9  886.1  885.5  883.3  880.9  879.4  878.4


LAT...LON 4701 9698 4692 9699 4693 9686 4697 9683 4709 9683


$$

NDC017-231805-
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/MPLN8.1.ER.000000T0000Z.130622T1845Z.130623T1655Z.NO/
1235 PM CDT SUN JUN 23 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER NEAR MAPLETON.
* AT 12:15 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 905.0 FEET. 
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 11:55 AM SUNDAY.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 904.0 FEET BY MONDAY 
  MID-MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 905.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...MINOR.

&&

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

 DATE                MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN
(MONTH/DAY)         06/24  06/25  06/26  06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30

MAPLE RIVER
  MAPLETON         904.0  903.8  902.3  901.0  900.4  900.1  900.0


LAT...LON 4694 9710 4679 9732 4670 9722 4690 9691
      4700 9698                      

$$


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