842  
WGUS43 KFGF 071407  
FLWFGF  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND  
907 AM CDT FRI APR 7 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS, ND HAS ISSUED A  
FLOOD WARNING (CONTINUATION) FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN  
NORTH DAKOTA...  
 
FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY FOR...  
* WALHALLA...ON THE PEMBINA RIVER...IN PEMBINA AND CAVALIER  
COUNTIES.  
 
* WALHALLA...ON THE PEMBINA RIVER...IN PEMBINA AND CAVALIER  
COUNTIES.  
 
.DUE TO OBSERVED FLOW RATES UPSTREAM AT LA RIVIERE AND WIND GATES,  
MANITOBA, THE FORECAST FLOOD STAGE HAS BEEN INCREASED TO JUST  
ABOVE MODERATE FLOOD STAGE. THIS CONTINUES TO BE FROM SNOWMELT  
WATER FLOWING THROUGH THE PEMBINA RIVER IN CANADA.  
 
*** A FOLLOW-UP FLOOD STATEMENT WITH MORE DETAILED FLOODING  
INFORMATION WILL BE ISSUED SHORTLY. ***  
 
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  
 

 
 
NDC019-067-071507-  
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907 AM CDT FRI APR 7 2017  
   
..FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY
 
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...  
* ...WALHALLA...ON THE PEMBINA RIVER.  
* AT 8:15 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.3 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND FOR THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MODERATE  
FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 16.1 FEET BY  
SATURDAY MID-MORNING THEN BEGIN FALLING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4900 9825 4887 9808 4884 9787 4892 9764 4900 9771  
 

 
 
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