Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
139 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in North
  Souris River near Foxholm affecting Ward County

For the Souris River Basin including Foxholm...Minor flooding is
occurring and is expected to continue.

. Lake Darling has increased discharge to 1200 cubic feet per second. Increased discharge has resulted in river levels rising above minor flood stage. Stay tuned for additional updates from the Bismarck National Weather Service Office over the upcoming days.


Safety message...Do not drive into areas where water tops the
roadway. Turn around...Don`t drown. Avoid driving on flooded roads.

A follow-up product will be issued.


139 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Souris River near Foxholm.
* until further notice.
* At  1:15 PM Friday the stage was 1573 feet.
* Flood stage is 1573 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 1574 feet by
  early Tuesday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 1575 feet...Rural flooding begins.


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7PM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME      Sat     Sun     Mon     Tue     Wed

Souris River Basin
 Foxholm    1573 1573.1 Fri 1 PM  1573.1  1573.3  1573.4  1573.5  1573.7

LAT...LON 4845 10159 4845 10155 4843 10151 4828 10140
      4827 10142 4837 10152