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Red River of the North at Halstad Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 8:45AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 9:00AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 9:15AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 9:30AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 9:45AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 10:00AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 10:15AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 10:30AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 10:45AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 11:00AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 11:15AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 11:30AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 11:45AM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 12:00PM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 12:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 12:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 12:45PM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 1:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 1:15PM Oct 27, 2014Highest Observation: 6.78 ft at 1:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 1:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 2:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 2:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 2:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 2:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 3:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 3:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 3:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 3:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 4:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 4:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 4:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 4:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 5:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 5:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 5:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 5:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 6:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 6:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 6:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 6:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 7:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 7:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 7:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 7:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 8:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 8:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 8:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.77 ft at 8:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 9:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 9:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 9:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 9:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 10:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 10:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 10:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 10:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 11:00PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 11:15PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 11:30PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 11:45PM Oct 27, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 12:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 12:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 12:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 12:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 1:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 1:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.76 ft at 1:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 1:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 2:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 2:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 2:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 2:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 3:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 3:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 3:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 3:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 4:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 4:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 4:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 4:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 5:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 5:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 5:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 5:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 6:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 6:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 6:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 6:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 7:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 7:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 7:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 7:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 8:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 8:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 8:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 8:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 9:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 9:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 9:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 9:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 10:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 10:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 10:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 10:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 11:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 11:15AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 11:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 11:45AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 12:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 12:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 12:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 12:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 1:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 1:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 1:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 1:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 2:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 2:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.75 ft at 2:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 3:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 3:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 3:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 3:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 4:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 4:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 5:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.74 ft at 5:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 7:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 7:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 8:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 8:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 8:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 8:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 10:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:15PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:45PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 12:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 1:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 1:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 1:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 1:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 3:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 3:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 3:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 3:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 6:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 8:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 8:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 8:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 8:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:15AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:45AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 1:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 1:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 1:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 1:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 3:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 3:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 3:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 3:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 4:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 5:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 8:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 8:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 8:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 8:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 9:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 10:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:15PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:45PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 1:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 1:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 1:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 1:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 2:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 2:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 3:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 3:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 3:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 3:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 4:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 4:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 4:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 5:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 5:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 5:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 6:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 6:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 6:45AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 7:15AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 7:30AM Oct 30, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesHILN8(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (8:32AM Oct 30, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.73 ft at 7:30 AM CDT 30-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 26 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Red River of the North at Halstad are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:37.5
Moderate Flood Stage:32
Flood Stage:26
Action Stage:24

Historical Crests
(1) 40.74 ft on 04/19/1997
(2) 40.63 ft on 03/30/2009
(3) 40.51 ft on 04/12/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 9.80 ft on 09/02/1976

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44 Top elevation of the dike at Halstad.
42 Approach to Interstate 29 bridge under water on North Dakota side of the Red river.
40 *** OLD Major Flood Stage...was changed to 37.5 ft on 08 Mar 2010. ***
38 US Highway 75 closure installed on the south side of the Halstad ring dike.
37.5 *** Major Flood Stage (effective 08 Mar 2010).
37 US Highway 75 is flooded outside of the Halstad ring dike north and south of the city.
36.4 City mobilizes for dike patrols.
33 Considerable rural and farmland flooding.
32 Moderate Flood Stage.
30.8 Approach to interstate bridge impassable.
26 Flood Warning Stage...minor.
24 Forecast Service Stage. Bankfull Stage
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Latitude: 47.351944° N, Longitude: 96.843333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 26 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 826.65 ft 852.65 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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