The latest news from the NWS is that water is making its way rapidly downstream towards Fargo, despite the freezing temperatures. Water in motion is headed towards a crest that will surely exceed the one hundred year record. This is troublesome territory at the least and a catastrophe at the worst. CE

This is the forecast that I have been tracking from the North Central River Forecast Center. It was last updated with the green line forecast late this morning. Note the projected crest of 41 feet on Saturday. Hydrologists tweak the model output with their expertise to fine tune the prediction. We have reached the lower Read more