Red River crested overnight, well short of original projectionFargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Call it the "flood of record" that wasn't.
By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Call it the "flood of record" that wasn't.
The Red River in Fargo Moorhead crested overnight at 4:15 a.m. at around 33.3 feet. An official number will be released in a couple of days.
Earlier forecasts projected a flood surpassing the 40 foot record set in 2009. Instead, this year’s crest comes in at number 12 on the list of historical flood crests for the red in Fargo.