185  
WGUS83 KFGF 231809  
FLSFGF  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND  
109 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN  
MINNESOTA...  
 
* HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER ...IN KITTSON COUNTY  
 
 
. WATER LEVELS ALONG PORTIONS OF THE TWO RIVERS RIVER AT  
HALLOCK REMAIN AT MINOR FLOOD STAGE AS A RESULT OF RECENT  
WATER RELEASES FROM LAKE BRONSON DAM. A COMBINATION OF  
STANDING WATER IN THE BASIN AND WARMER WEATHER OVER THE  
UPCOMING WEEKEND MAY PROMPT ADDITIONAL RISES. LITTLE  
ADDITIONAL PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS.  
 
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, AND 48 HOURS OTHERWISE.  
HOWEVER, DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION, THEY 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  
 

 
 
MNC069-241809-  
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/HLLM5.1.ER.000000T0000Z.170330T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
109 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...  
* ...HALLOCK...ON THE TWO RIVERS RIVER.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 12:00 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 803.9 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR  
FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 802.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 805.0 FEET SOMETIME  
WEDNESDAY EVENING THEN BEGIN FALLING.  
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 804.5 FEET, BACKUP AT REACH 2 DIKE,  
CEMETERY ROAD AT 6TH ST. S. - SHUT STORM VALVE.  
 

 
 
DAILY 7AM CDT/6AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:  
 
DATE FRI SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU  
(MONTH/DAY) 03/24 03/25 03/26 03/27 03/28 03/29 03/30  
 
TWO RIVERS RIVER  
HALLOCK 804.1 804.1 804.1 804.3 804.6 804.9 805.0  
 
LAT...LON 4888 9719 4873 9713 4867 9662 4885 9667  
 

 
 
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