Fargo Above Flood Stage for 150 Days

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
844 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2011 COR

...FARGO...150 DAYS ABOVE FLOOD STAGE...

THE RED RIVER OF THE NORTH AT FARGO...ND FELL BELOW THE 18 FOOT
FLOOD STAGE MARK ON SATURDAY EVENING AUGUST 27TH 2011. ACCORDING TO
THE USGS, FARGO HAS BEEN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FOR 150 DAYS THIS
CALENDAR YEAR OR ROUGHLY ONE THIRD OF THE 446 DAYS IT HAS BEEN ABOVE
FLOOD STAGE SO FAR FOR THIS CENTURY. ALSO...FARGO PEAKED AT A
PROVISIONAL CREST OF 38.77 FEET ON APRIL 9TH THIS YEAR.

THE USGS PROVIDED THIS WATER INFORMATION FROM THEIR WATERWATCH WEB
PAGE AT:

  http://waterwatch.usgs.gov/new/index.php?id=wwdp2_2

WHICH HAS ALL OF THE ABOVE INFORMATION AND MORE FOR ALL THE THE USGS
RIVER GAGES IN THE BASIN OF RED RIVER OF THE NORTH...AS WELL AS FOR
ALL RIVER BASINS IN THE US.

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MML



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