588  
WGUS83 KFGF 191500  
FLSFGF  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND  
1000 AM CDT FRI JUL 19 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS NOW CANCELLED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN  
MINNESOTA...NORTH DAKOTA...  
 
* FARGO...ON THE RED RIVER...IN CLAY AND CASS COUNTIES  
 
. DESPITE A SLIGHT RISE IN THE RIVER FROMT HIS MORNING'S RAIN THE  
RIVER HAS FALLEN BELOW FLOOD STAGE AND WILL CONTINUE TO FALL OVER  
THE NEXT FEW DAYS. A SLOW FALL IS EXPECTED IN THE RED RIVER AT FARGO  
TODAY AND THIS WEEKEND.  
 
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  
 

 
 
MNC027-NDC017-191530-  
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1000 AM CDT FRI JUL 19 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR...  
* ...FARGO...ON THE RED RIVER.  
* AT 9:15 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.99 FEET.  
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 6:00 AM FRIDAY.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 17.7 FEET BY SATURDAY  
MID-MORNING.  
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 18.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD. ELM ST BETWEEN 14TH  
AND 15TH AVE N IS CLOSED (FARGO). STORM SEWER PUMP STATIONS ARE  
BEGINNING TO OPERATE (FARGO).  
 

 
 
DAILY 7AM CDT/6AM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:  
 
DATE SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI  
(MONTH/DAY) 07/20 07/21 07/22 07/23 07/24 07/25 07/26  
 
RED RIVER  
FARGO 17.7 17.3 17.0 16.8 16.8 16.7 16.6  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4677 9671 4676 9689 4724 9694 4724 9683 4715 9673  
 

 
 
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