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Minnesota, East Polk

Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:21 PM CST on February 22, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on March 01, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for...
* ... Oslo... on the Red River.
* From Thursday evening until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 19.7 feet.
* Moderate flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday night and continue to
rise to near 31.4 feet by Sunday early afternoon.
* The river is forecast to crest at 31.4 on Sunday early afternoon
during this 7-day period.
* Impact statement(s) - at 30.0 feet, moderate flood stage.
* Ice jams are very common at Oslo and cannot be ruled out.
The effect of a possible ice jam is not included in this
forecast. Previous break-up ice jams have added 5 ft or
more to an open-water crest. The accumulating freezing
degree days this year are significantly lower than during
these past break-up jams, so we may not see such severity
this year.


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

date Thu Fri Sat sun Mon Tue Wed
(month/day) 02/23 02/24 02/25 02/26 02/27 02/28 03/01
Oslo 24.8 29.3 30.9 31.4 31.1 29.9 28.1
lat... Lon 4810 9721 4807 9698 4846 9706 4848 9725





921 PM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for...
* ... East Grand Forks... on the Red River.
* From late Thursday night to Wednesday March 01... or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 23.6 feet.
* Minor flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Friday morning and
continue to rise to near 31.0 feet by Saturday evening. The river
will fall below flood stage by Tuesday mid-morning.
* The river is forecast to crest at 31.0 on Saturday evening 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 Thu Fri Sat sun Mon Tue Wed
(month/day) 02/23 02/24 02/25 02/26 02/27 02/28 03/01
East Grand Forks 27.1 30.2 31.0 30.6 29.0 27.0 25.1
lat... Lon 4768 9674 4807 9698 4810 9719 4767 9699





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