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Red River of the North at Halstad Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 11.47 ft at 7:15PM Mar 19, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 7:30PM Mar 19, 2017Observed: 11.45 ft at 9:30PM Mar 19, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 9:45PM Mar 19, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 10:00PM Mar 19, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 10:15PM Mar 19, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 10:30PM Mar 19, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 12:30AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 12:45AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 1:00AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 1:15AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.46 ft at 1:30AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.47 ft at 3:30AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.47 ft at 3:45AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.47 ft at 4:00AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.48 ft at 4:15AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.48 ft at 4:30AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.5 ft at 6:30AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.51 ft at 6:45AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.51 ft at 7:00AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.51 ft at 7:15AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.51 ft at 7:30AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.54 ft at 9:30AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.55 ft at 9:45AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.55 ft at 10:00AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.55 ft at 10:15AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.55 ft at 10:30AM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.56 ft at 12:30PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.57 ft at 12:45PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.57 ft at 1:00PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.57 ft at 1:15PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.57 ft at 1:30PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.58 ft at 3:30PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.58 ft at 3:45PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.58 ft at 4:00PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.59 ft at 4:15PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.58 ft at 4:30PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.58 ft at 6:30PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.59 ft at 6:45PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.59 ft at 7:00PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.59 ft at 7:15PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.59 ft at 7:30PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.6 ft at 9:30PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.61 ft at 9:45PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.61 ft at 10:00PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.61 ft at 10:15PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.62 ft at 10:30PM Mar 20, 2017Observed: 11.63 ft at 12:30AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.63 ft at 12:45AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.63 ft at 1:00AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.63 ft at 1:15AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.64 ft at 1:30AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 3:30AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 3:45AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 4:00AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 4:15AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.67 ft at 4:30AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.68 ft at 6:30AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.69 ft at 6:45AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.69 ft at 7:00AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.69 ft at 7:15AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.69 ft at 7:30AM Mar 21, 2017Highest Observation: 11.73 ft at 9:30AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 9:45AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 10:00AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 10:15AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 10:30AM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.71 ft at 12:30PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.71 ft at 12:45PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.71 ft at 1:00PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.71 ft at 1:15PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 1:30PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 3:30PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 3:45PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 4:00PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 4:15PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.72 ft at 4:30PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.71 ft at 6:30PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.7 ft at 6:45PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.69 ft at 7:00PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.69 ft at 7:15PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.69 ft at 7:30PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 9:30PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 9:45PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 10:00PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 10:15PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 10:30PM Mar 21, 2017Observed: 11.63 ft at 12:30AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.63 ft at 12:45AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.63 ft at 1:00AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.63 ft at 1:15AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.63 ft at 1:30AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.62 ft at 3:30AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.62 ft at 3:45AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.62 ft at 4:00AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.62 ft at 4:15AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.62 ft at 4:30AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.64 ft at 6:30AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.64 ft at 6:45AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.64 ft at 7:00AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 7:15AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 7:30AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 9:30AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 9:45AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 10:00AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 10:15AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 10:30AM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.67 ft at 12:30PM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.67 ft at 12:45PM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.67 ft at 1:00PM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.67 ft at 1:15PM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.66 ft at 1:30PM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 3:30PM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 3:45PM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 4:00PM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 4:15PM Mar 22, 2017Observed: 11.65 ft at 4:30PM Mar 22, 2017USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesHILN8(plotting HGIRX) Graph Created (7:13PM Mar 22, 2017)ObservedLatest observed value: 11.65 ft at 4:30 PM CDT 22-Mar-2017. Flood Stage is 26 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

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): -9999

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.
38 US Highway 75 closure installed on the south side of the Halstad ring dike.
37.5 Major Flood Stage.
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
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 26 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
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(gauge height = flood stage)
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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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