Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1153 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

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

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

.Increased outflow from Lake Darling to match the releases from
Canadian reservoirs continues to cause a rise on the Souris river
through North Dakota. Minor flooding is occurring or forecast
at Foxholm,Towner, and Bantry. At these river levels only minor impacts
to agriculture interests are felt and no community is at risk.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Do not drive into flooded areas. Turn around...Don`t
drown.

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1153 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

The Flood Warning continues for The Souris River near Foxholm.
* until further notice.
* At 11:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.3 feet by
  Sunday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Rural flooding begins.

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             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

Souris River Basin
 Foxholm      10 12.1 Tue 11 AM  12.1   12.2   12.2   12.2   12.2


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


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