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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the North Central River Forecast Center.
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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) 29.23 ft on 10/16/2019 (P)
(2) 39.08 ft on 04/11/2019 (P)
(3) 24.90 ft on 04/23/2018
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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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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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44 Top elevation of the dike at Halstad.
42 Approach to I-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 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.
30.8 Approach to I-29 bridge impassable.

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