Weather Warning

AREAS AFFECTED : MCHENRY

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in North 
Dakota... 
Souris River near Towner affecting McHenry County 
Souris River near Bantry affecting McHenry County 
Souris River near Westhope affecting Bottineau County 
Willow Creek near Willow City affecting McHenry and Bottineau 
Counties 
For the Souris River Basin including Towner...Bantry...Westhope... 
Willow City...Minor to Moderate flooding is occurring and is expected to 
continue. 
 
. High water remains along the Souris River from Towner up 
through the Westhope area. This high water along the Souris River 
and that along Willow Creek near Willow City will continue through 
the weekend. Expectations are that it will be near the end of April 
to early May before water levels start falling below flood stage. 
The Flood Warning continues for 
The Souris River near Bantry. 
 
* until further notice. 
 
* At 11:00 AM Friday the stage was 1441 feet. 
 
* Flood stage is 1440 feet. 
 
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. 
 
* Forecast...The river will remain near 1441 feet through the weekend. 
 
* Impact...At 1440 feet...Water begins crossing the road several 
hundred feet to the left of the bridge. No towns or major roads are 
flooded. 
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FLD  OBSERVED          FORECASTS (7AM) 
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME      Sat     Sun     Mon     Tue     Wed 
Souris River Basin 
Bantry       1440 1440.9 Fri 11 AM 1440.9  1440.9  1440.8  1440.8  1440.8