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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
958 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY

  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES

FOR THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AND THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW
CITY...MINOR FLOODING IS ONGOING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.

.THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN JUST ABOVE FLOOD
STAGE AT 10.1 FEET THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW
CITY IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO 10.7 FEET ON THURSDAY EVENING AND REMAIN
NEAR THIS LEVEL THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.


A FOLLOW-UP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED.

&&

NDC009-049-172058-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WLCN8.1.SM.140414T1500Z.140418T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
958 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 10.7 FEET BY
  THURSDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS BACKING UP INTO RAVINES AND
  GETS TO TOP OF ROAD BY GAGE.

&&


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

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WILLOW CITY  10 10.4 WED 9 AM   10.6   10.7   10.7   10.6   10.4



LAT...LON 4858 10055 4865 10039 4869 10002 4855 10002
      4861 10037 4854 10049



$$

AYD

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
958 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY

  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES

FOR THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AND THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW
CITY...MINOR FLOODING IS ONGOING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.

.THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN JUST ABOVE FLOOD
STAGE AT 10.1 FEET THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW
CITY IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO 10.7 FEET ON THURSDAY EVENING AND REMAIN
NEAR THIS LEVEL THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.


A FOLLOW-UP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED.

&&

NDC009-172058-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTN8.1.SM.140416T0345Z.140416T1400Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
958 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 10.1 FEET.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...WATER IS ALMOST VALLEY-WIDE, BUT THE AREA
  FLOODED IS GRASS COVERED AND NO BUILDINGS ARE AFFECTED.

&&


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

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WESTHOPE     10 10.1 WED 9 AM   10.1   10.1   10.1   10.1   10.1



LAT...LON 4900 10099 4900 10093 4886 10090 4875 10080
      4875 10088 4890 10099



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
900 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014


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

  * 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
  * ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

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

  * DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
  PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER ...IN KITTSON COUNTY


.RUNOFF FROM SNOWMELT CONTINUES TO MOVE NORTH ON THE RED RIVER.
DRAYTON AND PEMBINA WILL CONTINUE TO SEE RISES OVER THE NEXT FEW
DAYS BEFORE CRESTING...WHILE EAST GRAND FORKS AND OSLO CONTINUE
TO RECEDE. THE SNAKE RIVER AT ALVARADO IS NEAR CREST AND IS NOT
FORECAST TO RISE MUCH HIGHER...WHILE THE SNAKE RIVER NEAR WARREN
AND THE TWO RIVERS RIVER NEAR HALLOCK WILL CONTINUE TO RECEDE.
PRECIPITATION OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS IS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPACT
RIVER STAGES.

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

&&

MNC119-NDC035-171400-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-140419T2230Z/
/EGFM5.1.SM.140410T1135Z.140414T0245Z.140418T1630Z.NO/
900 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...EAST GRAND FORKS...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  7:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 32.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  LATE FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 33.0 FEET, AGRICULTURAL FLOODING BEGINS
  ALONG THE RED RIVER OF THE NORTH BETWEEN GRAND FORKS (RIVER MILE
  296) AND OSLO (RIVER MILE 271).

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22

RED RIVER
  EAST GRAND FORKS  30.8   29.2   27.5   26.3   25.2   24.0   22.8


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


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
900 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014


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

  * 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
  * ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

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

  * DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
  PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER ...IN KITTSON COUNTY


.RUNOFF FROM SNOWMELT CONTINUES TO MOVE NORTH ON THE RED RIVER.
DRAYTON AND PEMBINA WILL CONTINUE TO SEE RISES OVER THE NEXT FEW
DAYS BEFORE CRESTING...WHILE EAST GRAND FORKS AND OSLO CONTINUE
TO RECEDE. THE SNAKE RIVER AT ALVARADO IS NEAR CREST AND IS NOT
FORECAST TO RISE MUCH HIGHER...WHILE THE SNAKE RIVER NEAR WARREN
AND THE TWO RIVERS RIVER NEAR HALLOCK WILL CONTINUE TO RECEDE.
PRECIPITATION OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS IS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPACT
RIVER STAGES.

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

&&

MNC089-119-NDC035-099-171359-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-140423T1800Z/
/OSLM5.2.SM.140410T2022Z.140413T1730Z.140422T1200Z.NO/
900 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...OSLO...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY APRIL 23...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:15 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 32.5 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...
  MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 30.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  TUESDAY MID-MORNING.

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22

RED RIVER
  OSLO              31.6   30.6   29.5   28.4   27.4   26.5   25.6


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


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
900 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014


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

  * 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
  * ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

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

  * DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
  PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER ...IN KITTSON COUNTY


.RUNOFF FROM SNOWMELT CONTINUES TO MOVE NORTH ON THE RED RIVER.
DRAYTON AND PEMBINA WILL CONTINUE TO SEE RISES OVER THE NEXT FEW
DAYS BEFORE CRESTING...WHILE EAST GRAND FORKS AND OSLO CONTINUE
TO RECEDE. THE SNAKE RIVER AT ALVARADO IS NEAR CREST AND IS NOT
FORECAST TO RISE MUCH HIGHER...WHILE THE SNAKE RIVER NEAR WARREN
AND THE TWO RIVERS RIVER NEAR HALLOCK WILL CONTINUE TO RECEDE.
PRECIPITATION OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS IS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPACT
RIVER STAGES.

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

&&

MNC069-089-NDC067-099-171359-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DRTN8.1.SM.140413T2015Z.140417T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
900 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 36.3 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 32.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 37.5 FEET SOMETIME
  THURSDAY EARLY AFTERNOON THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 37.5 FEET ON THURSDAY EARLY
  AFTERNOON DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 38.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22

RED RIVER
  DRAYTON           37.2   37.5   37.0   36.0   35.4   34.7   34.1


LAT...LON 4881 9734 4848 9725 4846 9705 4874 9702


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
900 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014


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

  * 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
  * ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

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

  * DRAYTON...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN MARSHALL...WALSH...KITTSON AND
  PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER ...IN KITTSON AND PEMBINA COUNTIES
  * HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER ...IN KITTSON COUNTY


.RUNOFF FROM SNOWMELT CONTINUES TO MOVE NORTH ON THE RED RIVER.
DRAYTON AND PEMBINA WILL CONTINUE TO SEE RISES OVER THE NEXT FEW
DAYS BEFORE CRESTING...WHILE EAST GRAND FORKS AND OSLO CONTINUE
TO RECEDE. THE SNAKE RIVER AT ALVARADO IS NEAR CREST AND IS NOT
FORECAST TO RISE MUCH HIGHER...WHILE THE SNAKE RIVER NEAR WARREN
AND THE TWO RIVERS RIVER NEAR HALLOCK WILL CONTINUE TO RECEDE.
PRECIPITATION OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS IS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPACT
RIVER STAGES.

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

&&

MNC069-NDC067-171359-
/O.CON.KFGF.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PBNN8.1.SM.140416T0408Z.140420T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
900 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...PEMBINA...ON THE RED RIVER.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:30 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 38.4 FEET.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 39.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 43.0 FEET BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 43.0 FEET EARLY SUNDAY MORNING
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 44.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&

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

 DATE                WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE
(MONTH/DAY)         04/16  04/17  04/18  04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22

RED RIVER
  PEMBINA           40.6   41.5   42.3   42.9   43.0   42.9   42.5


LAT...LON 4900 9700 4900 9740 4877 9732 4874 9701


$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
940 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...ANOTHER BLAST OF WINTER TODAY...

SDZ006-007-161800-
/O.EXT.KABR.WW.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-140416T1800Z/
BROWN-MARSHALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ABERDEEN...BRITTON
940 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
  HIGHER GUSTS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED WITH HEAVIER
  SNOWFALL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION.

* OTHER IMPACTS...SLICK ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY WILL MAKE
  TRAVEL HAZARDOUS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
940 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...ANOTHER BLAST OF WINTER TODAY...

MNZ039-046-SDZ008-011-018>023-162300-
/O.CON.KABR.WW.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-140416T2300Z/
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-ROBERTS-DAY-SPINK-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-
DEUEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...SISSETON...
WEBSTER...REDFIELD...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...CASTLEWOOD...
CLEAR LAKE
940 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
  HIGHER GUSTS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED WITH HEAVIER
  SNOWFALL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...A GENERAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW
  ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED ALONG AND WEST OF THE JAMES RIVER
  VALLEY. HIGHER AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ALONG AND
  EAST OF I-29.

* OTHER IMPACTS...SLICK ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY WILL MAKE
  TRAVEL HAZARDOUS THE DAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$

SERR


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
601 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-171300-
BENNETT-BUTTE-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-FALL RIVER-HAAKON-
HARDING-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-JACKSON-MELLETTE-NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-
NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-PERKINS-RAPID CITY-
SHANNON-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-TODD-TRIPP-
WESTERN CROOK-WESTON-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-ZIEBACH-
601 AM MDT (701 AM CDT) WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A STORM SYSTEM CROSSING THE REGION TODAY WILL BRING CHANCES FOR RAIN
AND SNOW TO THE AREA. SNOWFALL ACROSS THE BLACK HILLS WILL BE
HEAVIEST THIS MORNING...THEN DECREASE FOR THE REST OF THE DAY WITH
ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
610 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-171115-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-
WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-
EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-
SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-
WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-TOWNER-CAVALIER-
PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
WESTERN WALSH-
610 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A BAND OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL DROP A QUICK 1 TO 2 INCHES
OF ACCUMULATION FROM COOPERSTOWN TO FARGO TO THE MINNESOTA LAKES
COUNTRY. THE BAND WILL TAPER OFF SHORTLY AFTER SUNRISE...BUT COULD
MAKE ROADS SLICK FOR A WHILE THIS MORNING.

MORE SIGNIFICANT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE IN WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA
FROM ELBOW LAKE UP TOWARDS WADENA. SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATER THIS
MORNING AS LOW PRESSURE STRENGTHENS OVER SOUTH DAKOTA AND MOVES
INTO SOUTHERN MINNESOTA. THERE WILL BE A SHARP CUT OFF FROM
ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES AND VERY LITTLE SNOW. THE SNOW WILL
CONTINUE FOR MUCH OF THE DAY BEFORE TAPERING OFF THIS EVENING.

SPRING SNOW MELT AREAL AND RIVERINE FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE
NORTHERN RED RIVER AND ITS TRIBUTARIES. REFER TO THE LATEST FLOOD
WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ON SPECIFIC
LOCATIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SPRING SNOW MELT AREAL AND RIVERINE FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE
NORTHERN RED RIVER AND ITS TRIBUTARIES. REFER TO THE LATEST FLOOD
WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ON SPECIFIC
LOCATIONS.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED...BUT SNOW REPORTS ARE
APPRECIATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
348 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-171000-
SOUTHERN WHEATLAND-MUSSELSHELL-TREASURE-NORTHERN ROSEBUD-CUSTER-
FALLON-NORTHERN STILLWATER-YELLOWSTONE-POWDER RIVER-CARTER-
SOUTHERN BIG HORN-EASTERN CARBON-NORTHERN PARK-
NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-GOLDEN VALLEY-RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-
NORTHERN BIG HORN-SOUTHERN ROSEBUD-JUDITH GAP-PARADISE VALLEY-
LIVINGSTON AREA-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-
CRAZY MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST BIG HORN MOUNTAINS-SHERIDAN FOOTHILLS-
348 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MONTANA...SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND NORTH
CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER TODAY AND
TONIGHT IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY WITH
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL ACROSS THE REGION AND A FEW INCHES OF
SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS. PEOPLE WITH TRAVEL
AND OUTDOOR PLANS SHOULD KEEP TRACK OF THE LATEST FORECASTS.

A WARMING TREND IS THEN EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY WITH HIGHS
INTO THE 60S AND 70S. THIS WILL LEAD TO SOME RISING WATER LEVELS
ON AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS. ALTHOUGH NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS ARE
CURRENTLY EXPECTED...PEOPLE NEAR FLOOD PRONE LOCATIONS SHOULD
KEEP TRACK OF WATER LEVELS IN THEIR AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
431 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

NDZ001-009-017>020-031>035-040>046-170945-
DIVIDE-WILLIAMS-MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-
BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-BURLEIGH-SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-
SIOUX-EMMONS-
431 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014 /331 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST NORTH
DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH NOON TODAY...WITH UP
TO AN INCH IN SOME AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATER TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

CALL SNOW REPORTS IN TO THE NWS AT 701-223-4582 OR POST THEM TO
OUR SOCIAL MEDIA PAGES.

$$

JV/JPM

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
431 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

NDZ002-003-005-010-011-013-021>023-025-036-037-047-048-050-051-
170945-
BURKE-RENVILLE-ROLETTE-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-PIERCE-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-
WELLS-FOSTER-KIDDER-STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
431 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THIS MORNING WITH SNOWFALL TOTALS OF
1 TO 2 INCHES...LOCALLY 3...POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATER TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

CALL SNOW REPORTS IN TO THE NWS AT 701-223-4582 OR POST THEM TO
OUR SOCIAL MEDIA PAGES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
431 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

NDZ004-012-170945-
BOTTINEAU-MCHENRY-
431 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW
CITY...AND FOR THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE. SEE
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS FOR MORE DETAILS.

SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THIS MORNING WITH SNOWFALL TOTALS OF
1 TO 2 INCHES...LOCALLY 3...POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATER TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

CALL SNOW REPORTS IN TO THE NWS AT 701-223-4582 OR POST THEM TO
OUR SOCIAL MEDIA PAGES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
429 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-170930-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-
ROBERTS-WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-
LYMAN-BUFFALO-
429 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014 /329 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE
GLACIAL LAKES AND SISSETON HILLS. LESSER AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED
ELSEWHERE. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED WITH HEAVIER SNOWFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT. HOWEVER
REPORTS OF MIXED PRECIPITATION AND SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WOULD BE
GREATLY APPRECIATED.

$$
SD

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