Forecast on Hydrograph for the Des Lacs River at Foxholm is Incorrect

The forecast on the hydrograph for the Des Lacs River at Foxholm is not plotting correctly. See the text warning below for the correct forecast. Efforts are being made to resolve this issue. Sorry for any inconvenience.
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WGUS43 KBIS 121411
FLWBIS
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
911 AM CDT TUE APR 12 2011

...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MODERATE TO MAJOR SEVERITY FOR THE
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH DAKOTA...

  DES LACS RIVER AT FOXHOLM AFFECTING WARD COUNTY
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING FOXHOLM...MODERATE FLOODING IS
OCCURRING...WITH MAJOR FLOODING FORECAST.

.THE DES LACS RIVER AT FOXHOLM IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE MAJOR FLOOD
STAGE OF 19.0 FEET LATE THIS MORNING...AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR
19.2 FEET BY THIS AFTERNOON. THOSE ALONG THE DES LACS RIVER AT FOXHOLM
SHOULD PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR RISING WATER LEVELS.

NDC101-131411-
/O.EXT.KBIS.FL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-110415T0730Z/
/DESN8.3.SM.110410T1715Z.110412T1800Z.110414T1930Z.NO/
911 AM CDT TUE APR 12 2011

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE DES LACS RIVER AT FOXHOLM
* UNTIL THURSDAY EARLY AFTERNOON
* AT 08AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS...18.7 FEET
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE MAJOR FLOOD STAGE OF 19.0 FEET LATE
  THIS MORNING...AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 19.2 FEET
  BY THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 19.0 FEET...MOST OF THE HOMES IN FOXHOLM WOULD BE
  AFFECTED.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 FOXHOLM      16 18.7 TUE 8 AM   18.4   16.4   15.0   13.7   12.7

$$
AYD


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