... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday evening...
The Flood Watch continues for
* portions of Minnesota and North Dakota... including the
following areas... in Minnesota... Clay... east Becker... east
Marshall... east Otter Tail... east Polk... Grant... Hubbard...
Kittson... Lake of The Woods... Mahnomen... Norman... North
Beltrami... North Clearwater... Pennington... Red Lake... Roseau...
south Beltrami... South Clearwater... Wadena... west Becker...
west Marshall... west Otter Tail... west Polk and Wilkin. In
North Dakota... Barnes... Benson... Cass... Cavalier... eastern
Walsh... eddy... Grand Forks... Griggs... Nelson... Pembina...
Ramsey... Ransom... Richland... Sargent... Steele... Towner...
Traill and western Walsh.
* Through Tuesday evening
* the area has received two to six inches of rain in the past few
days. An additional 1 to 2 inches of rain is possible before the
rain ends Tuesday evening. Some overland areal flooding remains
possible in low lying areas.
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.
Updated — 10:15 PM CDT on May 20, 2013
Forecast for Rocklake (58365)
H 55° / L 39°
H 66° / L 45°
H 68° / L 41°
H 63° / L 43°
Chance of Rain
H 64° / L 45°
Overcast with rain showers, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. High of 55F. Windy. Winds from the NE at 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph. Chance of rain 60%.Tuesday Night
Overcast with a chance of rain in the evening, then mostly cloudy. Low of 39F. Breezy. Winds from the NE at 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Partly cloudy. High of 66F. Breezy. Winds from the NE at 15 to 25 mph.Wednesday Night
Clear. Low of 45F. Winds from the NE at 5 to 20 mph.
Clear in the morning, then mostly cloudy. High of 68F. Winds from the ESE at 10 to 15 mph.Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 41F. Winds from the ESE at 5 to 15 mph.
Partly cloudy. High of 63F. Winds from the ESE at 10 to 15 mph.Friday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then overcast with a chance of rain. Low of 43F. Winds from the ESE at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 20%.
Overcast with a chance of rain. High of 64F. Winds from the ESE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Fog overnight. Low of 45F. Winds from the ESE at 5 to 15 mph.
Statement as of 3:25 PM CDT on May 20, 2013Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 7:14 PM CDT on May 20, 2013Wind Advisory
... Wind Advisory now in effect until 10 am CDT Tuesday...
* timing... windy conditions will continue through the overnight
hours and into Tuesday morning.
* Winds... northeasterly winds of 30 mph to 40 mph with a few gusts
to over 50 mph.
* Impacts... waves of 4 to 6 feet may be generated in the Devils
Lake basin and result in roadbed erosion in susceptible areas.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or frequent
gusts to 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra