Red River tops flood stage in Grand Forks; city, county taking precautionary flooding measures
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The Red River topped flood stage this morning in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks.
At 11 a.m., the National Weather Service reported the Red River was at 28.81 feet, just higher than the flood stage of 28 feet.
The 27-foot level is called the action stage, one in which city officials and workers begin to prepare for flooding.
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