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Flood Warning
Issued: 21:38 CST Feb. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ... Oslo... on the Red River.
* From Friday morning until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 9:15 PM Thursday the stage was 23.3 feet.
* Moderate flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late Friday morning and
continue to rise to near 31.1 feet by Monday early afternoon.
* The river is forecast to crest at 31.1 on Monday early afternoon
during this 7-day period.
* Impact statement(s) - at 30.0 feet, moderate flood stage.


Daily 7pm CDT/6pm CST forecast stage in feet:

date Fri Sat sun Mon Tue Wed Thu
(month/day) 02/24 02/25 02/26 02/27 02/28 03/01 03/02
Oslo 27.0 29.7 30.8 31.1 31.0 30.2 28.6
lat... Lon 4810 9721 4807 9698 4846 9706 4848 9725





938 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ... East Grand Forks... on the Red River.
* From Friday morning to Thursday March 02... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:45 PM Thursday the stage was 26.6 feet.
* Minor flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Friday mid-morning and
continue to rise to near 31.0 feet by Sunday early afternoon. The
river will fall below flood stage by Wednesday afternoon.
* The river is forecast to crest at 31.0 on Sunday early afternoon
during this 7-day period.
* 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 7pm CDT/6pm CST forecast stage in feet:

date Fri Sat sun Mon Tue Wed Thu
(month/day) 02/24 02/25 02/26 02/27 02/28 03/01 03/02
East Grand Forks 29.1 30.6 31.0 30.5 29.4 27.8 26.4
lat... Lon 4768 9674 4807 9698 4810 9719 4767 9699