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Flood in North Dakota, USA

Wednesday, 25 March 2009

Type of Event:
Flood
Location of Event:
North Dakota, USA
Date of Charter Activation:
25/03/2009
Charter Requestor:
USGS on behalf of North Dakota
Project Management:
Department of Geology and Geological Engineering - University of North Dakota

Description of the event

Flooding continues in the Red River Basin of North Dakota and Minnesota, along with flooding in the Missouri River Basin of western North Dakota and in the Minnesota and Mississippi River basins of southern Minnesota.
National Weather Service continues to predict a crest that will be at or exceed record stages for the Red River at Fargo, MD.

RADARSAT-2 Imagery of Grand Forks Area

Source: RADARSAT-2
Acquired: 28/03/2009

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