Grand Forks, ND
Issued for Polk, MN & Grand Forks, ND at 7/17/2019 @ 18:39 PM until 7/19/2019 @ 10:30 AM
...The flood warning has been extended for these river locations in Minnesota...North Dakota... * Fargo...on the Red River...in Clay and Cass Counties * East Grand Forks...on the Red River...in Polk and Grand Forks Counties * Oslo...on the Red River...in Marshall...Polk...Grand Forks and Walsh Counties .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 use 24 hours of forecast precipitation between April 1st and October 1st. The Flood Warning continues for... * ...East Grand Forks...on the Red River. * until Friday morning...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 6:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 28.6 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 Thursday morning. * Impact Statement(s) - At 28.0 feet, MINOR FLOOD STAGE.
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