Forum staff reports, Published April 25 2013
Red River hits flood stage in FargoFARGO - The Red River moved into flood stage here overnight.
Flood stage is 18 feet in Fargo. The river hit that level shortly after 1 a.m. Thursday and stood at 18.26 feet as of 6:15 a.m.
It's expected to reach 37 feet by Wednesday and crest at between 38 and 40 feet sometime late next week, bringing the fourth major flood in five years to Fargo-Moorhead.
The record crest of 40.84 feet was set on March 28, 2009.