Local Severe Weather Alerts
Carpio, ND 58725
ALERTS for Ward County
Number of Active Alerts: 1
ALERT 1 - Flood Warning
A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR MINOR FLOODING FOR THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR FOXHOLM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Event Start: In Progress
Event End: Until Further Notice
Location: Souris River, near, Foxholm, ND
Flood Begin: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 11:30 PM CDT
Flood Crest: Thursday, April 02, 2015 7:00 AM CDT
Flood End: Until Further Notice
Flood Severity: Minor
Flood Status: Record Flood Not Expected
Cause: Upstream Dam or Reservoir ReleaseBack to Summary
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
952 AM CDT Sun Mar 29 2015
...The Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In North
Souris River Near Foxholm Affecting Ward County
For The Souris River Basin Including Foxholm...Minor Flooding Is
Occurring And Is Expected To Continue.
.Lake Darling Outflows Are Increasing To Match Increased Outflows From
Canadian Reservoirs Upstream. These Releases Have Pushed The River
Level At Foxholm Into Minor Flood Stage. The River Level Is Expected To
Peak Near 12.2 Feet And Remain Near That Level Through The First Week Of
April. At A Level Of 12 Feet, Rural Flooding Begins In The Foxholm Area.
People Along The Souris, Downstream Of Foxholm,Can Expect Minor Rises Over
The Next Several Days. At These Release Levels Little Impact Is Expected.
However, Additional Increases From Lake Darling May Be Needed In The
Safety Message...Do Not Drive Into Areas Where Water Tops The
Roadway. Turn Around...Don't Drown.
952 AM CDT Sun Mar 29 2015
The Flood Warning Continues For The Souris River Near Foxholm.
• Until Further Notice.
• At 9:15 AM Sunday The Stage Was 12.0 Feet.
• Flood Stage Is 10.0 Feet.
• Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Expected To Continue.
• Forecast...The River Level Will Continue Rising To Near 12.2 Feet By
Thursday. Additional Rises May Be Possible Thereafter.
• Impact...At 12.0 Feet...Rural Flooding Begins.
Fld Observed Forecasts (7am)
Location Stg Stg Day/Time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
Souris River Basin
Foxholm 10 12.0 Sun 9 AM 12.0 12.1 12.1 12.2 12.2
Lat...Lon 4845 10159 4845 10155 4843 10151 4828 10140
4827 10142 4837 10152
Bulletin Issued: Sunday, March 29, 2015 9:52 AM CDT
Bulletin Expires: Monday, March 30, 2015 3:52 PM CDT
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