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FLOOD STATEMENT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
1047 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

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

  * ABOVE WARREN...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

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

  * HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER ...IN KITTSON COUNTY
  * ROSEAU...ON THE ROSEAU RIVER ...IN ROSEAU COUNTY
  * DILWORTH...ON THE BUFFALO RIVER...IN CLAY COUNTY
  * CROOKSTON...ON THE RED LAKE RIVER...IN POLK COUNTY
  * ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY
 
.THE RIVER AT HALLOCK WILL BE NEAR MODERATE FLOOD STAGE THE NEXT FEW
DAYS AS RELEASES FROM LAKE BRONSON ENTERS THE AREA. SNOW DAMS BETWEEN 
ALVARADO AND WARREN WILL CONTINUE TO DEGRADE TODAY... ALLOWING FLOOD FLOWS
FROM WARREN TO FINALLY MAKE THEIR WAY TO ALVARADO. THE RIVER AT DILWORTH
WILL REMAIN NEAR FLOOD STAGE FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS WITH THE AREA RAINFALL
LAST NIGHT. CROOKSTON IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN AROUND FLOOD STAGE FOR THE NEXT
FEW DAYS AS FLOWS FROM UPSTREAM HAVE NOT YET CRESTED. ROSEAU IS NEAR CREST NOW.


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

&&

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1047 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...DILWORTH...ON THE BUFFALO RIVER.
* UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:30 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.9 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING AND 
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 12.5 FEET BY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE 
  RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THURSDAY MORNING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 12.0 ON EARLY SUNDAY MORNING 
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST BETWEEN **** AND **** FEET
  EARLY/LATER/NEXT/THIS WEEK.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 12.0 FEET, FLOOD WARNING STAGE...MINOR.

&&

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

 DATE                SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT
(MONTH/DAY)         04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19

BUFFALO RIVER
  DILWORTH          12.0   11.7   12.0   12.5   12.1   11.0   10.1


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


$$

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1047 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...CROOKSTON...ON THE RED LAKE RIVER.
* UNTIL TUESDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:45 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.4 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 15.3 ON SUNDAY MID-MORNING DURING
  THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 15.0 FEET, FLOOD STAGE...MINOR.

&&

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

 DATE                SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT
(MONTH/DAY)         04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19

RED LAKE RIVER
  CROOKSTON         15.3   15.0   13.7   12.6   11.7   11.0   10.5


LAT...LON 4779 9694 4771 9653 4785 9623 4785 9649 4794 9701


$$

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1047 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR...
* ...ABOVE WARREN...ON THE SNAKE RIVER.
* AT  9:45 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 66.1 FEET. 
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT  5:06 AM SATURDAY.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 63.9 FEET BY SUNDAY 
  MID-MORNING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 63.4 ON MONDAY MID-MORNING DURING
  THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.


&&

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

 DATE                SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT
(MONTH/DAY)         04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19

SNAKE RIVER
  ABOVE WARREN      63.9   63.4   63.3   62.8   62.4   62.3   62.3


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


$$

MNC089-131547-
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1047 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER.
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:30 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 100.0 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 106.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING AND 
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 107.0 FEET BY SUNDAY MID-MORNING. THE 
  RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 107.0 ON SUNDAY MID-MORNING 
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 108.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE AND 
  OVERLAND SHEET FLOODING OF LOCAL AGRICULTURAL LAND.

&&

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

 DATE                SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT
(MONTH/DAY)         04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19

SNAKE RIVER
  ALVARADO         107.0  103.9  101.1  100.2   99.6   98.9   98.5


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


$$

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1047 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  7:15 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 805.0 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MODERATE 
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 806.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 806.1 FEET SOMETIME 
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 806.1 ON EARLY MONDAY MORNING 
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 806.0 FEET, STORM SEWER VALVE AT TH. 175 
  BRIDGE CLOSED. LIFT PUMP INSPECTED.	

&&

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

 DATE                SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT
(MONTH/DAY)         04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19

TWO RIVERS RIVER
  HALLOCK          805.7  806.1  805.6  804.8  803.7  802.8  802.1


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


$$

MNC135-131547-
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1047 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...ROSEAU...ON THE ROSEAU RIVER.
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:15 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.4 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...
  MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  MONDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 18.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

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

 DATE                SUN    MON    TUE    WED    THU    FRI    SAT
(MONTH/DAY)         04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19

ROSEAU RIVER
  ROSEAU            17.4   15.7   14.0   12.5   11.4   10.7   10.0


LAT...LON 4890 9615 4873 9567 4893 9565 4892 9610


$$
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