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FLOOD STATEMENT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013


...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN 
MINNESOTA...NORTH DAKOTA...

  * WAHPETON...ON THE RED RIVER...IN WILKIN AND RICHLAND COUNTIES
  * SABIN...ON THE SO BR BUFFALO RIVER...IN CLAY COUNTY
  * ABERCROMBIE...ON THE WILD RICE RIVER (ND)...IN RICHLAND COUNTY
  * HARWOOD...ON THE SHEYENNE RIVER...IN CASS COUNTY
  * MAPLETON...ON THE MAPLE RIVER...IN CASS COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN 
MINNESOTA...NORTH DAKOTA...

  * FARGO...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN CLAY AND CASS COUNTIES
  * HALSTAD...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN NORMAN AND TRAILL COUNTIES
  * 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
  * DILWORTH...ON THE BUFFALO RIVER ...IN CLAY COUNTY
  * WEST FARGO DIVERSION...ON THE SHEYENNE RIVER ...IN CASS COUNTY

.WIDESPREAD SOUTHERN VALLEY RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES COMBINED
WITH MORE ISOLATED AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 6 TO AS MUCH AS 9 INCHES HAVE ONCE 
AGAIN PUSHED UP RIVER STAGES.  UNCERTAINTY REGARDING RUNOFF POTENTIAL HAS
RESULTED IN A CREST RANGE FORECAST ALONG THE MAINSTEM RED RIVER FROM FARGO 
TO OSLO.  

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 USUALLY USE 
  24 HOURS OF EXPECTED PRECIPITATION BUT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION 
  IT 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

&&

MNC167-NDC077-271631-
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/WHNN8.2.ER.130621T2235Z.130624T1130Z.130627T0300Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...WAHPETON...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:30 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.7 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 10.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...MINOR.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

RED RIVER
  WAHPETON           9.6    8.8    8.4    8.2    8.0    7.9    7.7


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


$$

MNC027-NDC017-271631-
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/FGON8.3.ER.130623T1042Z.130628T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...FARGO...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:15 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 25.5 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MAJOR 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MAJOR FLOOD STAGE IS 30.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST BETWEEN 29 AND 31 FEET SOMETIME 
  FRIDAY MID-MORNING THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST BETWEEN 29 AND 31 FEET
  LATER THIS WEEK.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 30.0 FEET, MAJOR FLOOD STAGE. FARGO...
  FLOODING AT 2ND AND 3RD AVENUE NORTH AREAS. 2ND STREET SOUTH CLOSED
  BETWEEN MAIN AVENUE AND 4TH STREET. TEMPORARY DIKE CONSTRUCTED ON 
  OAK STREET DIKEFROM 87TH AV. N TO 11TH AV. N. MOORHEAD...WATER 
  CROSSES ENTRANCE ROAD TO GOOSEBERRY MOUNDS PARK.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

RED RIVER
  FARGO             28.9   30.1   29.7   28.7   27.3   26.0   24.8


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


$$

MNC107-NDC097-271631-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0069.130629T0234Z-130704T1559Z/
/HILN8.1.ER.130629T0234Z.130630T1800Z.130703T0959Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HALSTAD...ON THE RED RIVER.
* FROM FRIDAY EVENING TO THURSDAY JULY 04...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS 
  CANCELLED.
* AT  7:30 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.9 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 26.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE TO 
  RISE TO BETWEEN 27 AND 29 FEET BY SUNDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL 
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY NEXT WEDNESDAY.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST BETWEEN 27 AND 29 FEET
  LATER THIS WEEK.


&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

RED RIVER
  HALSTAD           21.7   24.3   26.9   28.0   27.7   26.9   25.9


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


$$

MNC119-NDC035-271631-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0070.130629T1617Z-000000T0000Z/
/EGFM5.1.ER.130629T1617Z.130703T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...EAST GRAND FORKS...ON THE RED RIVER.
* FROM SATURDAY MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING 
  IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.3 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING AND 
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO BETWEEN 32 AND 34 FEET BY NEXT WEDNESDAY.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 34.0 FEET, EAST GRAND FORKS...4TH ST 
  UNDERPASS AT GATEWAY DRIVE (HWY 2) CLOSES.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

RED RIVER
  EAST GRAND FORKS  22.7   24.7   27.5   29.8   31.6   33.0   33.6


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


$$

MNC089-119-NDC035-099-271631-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0071.130701T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/OSLM5.1.ER.130701T0000Z.130703T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER.
* FROM SUNDAY EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS 
  CANCELLED.
* AT 10:15 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.4 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 26.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO BETWEEN 27 AND 29 FEET BY NEXT WEDNESDAY.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 26.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...MINOR. 
  COUNTY ROAD 2 SOUTH OF OSLO IS CLOSED IN SECTIONS 2 AND 11 OF 
  PULASKI TOWNSHIP.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

RED RIVER
  OSLO              20.5   22.2   23.8   25.3   26.6   27.5   27.9


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


$$

MNC027-271631-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0066.000000T0000Z-130702T1500Z/
/SABM5.2.ER.130624T0115Z.130627T0000Z.130701T0900Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...SABIN...ON THE SO BR BUFFALO RIVER.
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.0 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MODERATE 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 15.2 FEET SOMETIME 
  THIS EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE MONDAY 
  MORNING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 15.2 THIS EVENING DURING 
  THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 15.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

S. BUFFALO RIVER
  SABIN             15.2   14.5   13.8   12.8   11.9   11.1   10.5


LAT...LON 4663 9666 4663 9650 4686 9657 4689 9670


$$

MNC027-271630-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0067.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DILM5.2.ER.130624T1230Z.130629T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...DILWORTH...ON THE BUFFALO RIVER.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:30 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.5 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MODERATE 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 20.8 FEET SOMETIME 
  SATURDAY MID-MORNING THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 20.8 ON SATURDAY MID-MORNING 
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 20.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

BUFFALO RIVER
  DILWORTH          18.3   20.2   20.8   19.7   17.5   15.2   13.5


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


$$

NDC077-271630-
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/ABRN8.2.ER.130623T1848Z.130626T1800Z.130702T1800Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...ABERCROMBIE...ON THE WILD RICE RIVER (ND).
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY JULY 03...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:15 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.8 FEET. 
* MODERATE 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 13.9 FEET SOMETIME 
  THIS AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE 
  TUESDAY.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 13.9 ON WEDNESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 15.0 FEET, SOME LOCAL FLOODING BEGINS ON 
  RURAL ROADS AND APPROACHES TO BRIDGES.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

WILD RICE RIVER
  ABERCROMBIE       13.7   13.3   12.6   11.8   11.0   10.2    9.4


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


$$

NDC017-271630-
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/WFON8.2.ER.130624T1545Z.130627T0600Z.130629T0600Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...WEST FARGO DIVERSION...ON THE SHEYENNE RIVER.
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:15 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.5 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MODERATE 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 20.1 FEET SOMETIME 
  EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY
  SATURDAY MORNING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 20.1 ON EARLY THURSDAY MORNING 
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 20.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

SHEYENNE RIVER
  WEST FARGO DIVER  20.1   19.3   17.5   16.2   15.4   14.8   14.5


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


$$

NDC017-271630-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0065.000000T0000Z-130702T0834Z/
/HWDN8.2.ER.130623T2037Z.130628T1800Z.130701T0234Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HARWOOD...ON THE SHEYENNE RIVER.
* UNTIL LATE MONDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:15 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 887.2 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...
  MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 886.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 889.1 FEET SOMETIME 
  FRIDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE 
  SUNDAY NIGHT.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 889.1 ON FRIDAY EARLY AFTERNOON 
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 890.6 FEET, I-29 SOUTH OF HARWOOD IS 
  FLOODED BY THE SHEYENNE RIVER.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

SHEYENNE RIVER
  HARWOOD          888.8  889.0  888.8  886.1  882.9  880.9  879.8


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


$$

NDC017-271630-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0068.000000T0000Z-130629T1251Z/
/MPLN8.1.ER.130626T1138Z.130627T0600Z.130628T0651Z.NO/
1131 AM CDT WED JUN 26 2013

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...MAPLETON...ON THE MAPLE RIVER.
* UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:15 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 905.7 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 905.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 906.4 FEET SOMETIME 
  EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY
  FRIDAY MORNING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 906.4 ON EARLY THURSDAY MORNING 
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 907.0 FEET, FLOODING BEGINS ON HIGH GROUND 
  NEAR GAGE.

&&

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

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         06/27  06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03

MAPLE RIVER
  MAPLETON         906.3  904.4  902.4  901.3  900.7  900.2  899.7


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

$$


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