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Red River of the North at Halstad Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 6.74 ft at 7:45PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 6.74 ft at 8:00PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 6.74 ft at 8:15PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 6.74 ft at 8:30PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 6.74 ft at 8:45PM Dec 16, 2014Highest Observation: 6.74 ft at 9:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 9:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 9:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 9:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 10:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 10:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 10:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 10:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 11:00PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.73 ft at 11:15PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:30PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 11:45PM Dec 16, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 12:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.72 ft at 1:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 1:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 1:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 1:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.71 ft at 2:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 2:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 2:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 2:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 3:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.7 ft at 3:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 3:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 3:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 4:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 4:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 4:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.69 ft at 4:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.68 ft at 5:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.68 ft at 5:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.68 ft at 5:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.68 ft at 5:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 6:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 6:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 6:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.67 ft at 6:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.66 ft at 7:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.66 ft at 7:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.66 ft at 7:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.65 ft at 7:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.65 ft at 8:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.65 ft at 8:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.65 ft at 8:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.64 ft at 8:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.64 ft at 9:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.64 ft at 9:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 9:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 9:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 10:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.63 ft at 10:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 10:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 10:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 11:00AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.62 ft at 11:15AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 11:30AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 11:45AM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 12:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.61 ft at 12:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 12:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 12:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 1:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 1:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.6 ft at 1:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.59 ft at 1:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.59 ft at 2:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.59 ft at 2:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 2:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 2:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 3:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 3:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.58 ft at 3:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 3:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 4:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.57 ft at 4:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 4:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 4:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 5:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.56 ft at 5:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.55 ft at 5:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.55 ft at 5:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.55 ft at 6:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.55 ft at 6:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 6:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 6:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.54 ft at 7:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 7:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 7:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 7:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 8:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.53 ft at 8:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 8:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 8:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 9:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.52 ft at 9:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 9:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 9:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.51 ft at 10:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 10:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 10:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 10:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:00PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:15PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.5 ft at 11:30PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 11:45PM Dec 17, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 12:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 12:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 12:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.49 ft at 12:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 1:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 1:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 1:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.48 ft at 1:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 2:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 2:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.47 ft at 2:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 2:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 3:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 3:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 3:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 3:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.46 ft at 4:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 4:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 4:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 4:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 5:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.45 ft at 5:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 5:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 5:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 6:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 6:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 6:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.44 ft at 6:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 7:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 7:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 7:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 7:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.43 ft at 8:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 8:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 8:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 8:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 9:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 9:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 9:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.42 ft at 9:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 10:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 10:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 10:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 10:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 11:00AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 11:15AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 11:30AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 11:45AM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 12:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 12:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 12:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 12:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.41 ft at 1:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 1:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 1:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 1:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 2:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 2:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.4 ft at 2:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 2:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 3:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 4:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 4:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.39 ft at 4:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 4:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 5:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 5:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 5:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 5:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 6:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 6:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 6:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 6:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 7:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 7:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 7:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 7:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.38 ft at 8:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 8:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 8:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 8:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 9:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 9:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 9:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 9:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 10:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 10:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 10:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 10:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.37 ft at 11:00PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 11:15PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 11:30PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 11:45PM Dec 18, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 12:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 12:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 12:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 12:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 1:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 1:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 1:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 1:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 2:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 2:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.36 ft at 2:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 2:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 3:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 3:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 3:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 3:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 4:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 4:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 4:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 4:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 5:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 5:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.35 ft at 5:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 5:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 6:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 6:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 6:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 6:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 7:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 7:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 7:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 7:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 8:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 8:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 8:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 8:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 9:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.34 ft at 9:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 9:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 9:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 10:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 10:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 10:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 10:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 11:00AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 11:15AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 11:30AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 11:45AM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.33 ft at 12:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 12:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 12:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 12:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 1:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 2:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.32 ft at 2:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 2:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 2:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 3:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 3:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 3:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 3:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 4:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 4:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 4:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.31 ft at 4:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:30PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 5:45PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:00PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:15PM Dec 19, 2014Observed: 6.3 ft at 6:30PM Dec 19, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesHILN8(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:32PM Dec 19, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 6.3 ft at 6:30 PM CST 19-Dec-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
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic 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.

Recent Crests
(1) 32.45 ft on 05/02/2013
(2) 16.74 ft on 03/18/2012
(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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