NEWS
Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Fri Mar 8, 2013 03:15 PM CST

Flood season bulletins are coming out now with the shift to springtime. And, both northern and southern sections of the U.S. are looking for a more active flood season--which could certainly cause some delays in spring planting in river-bottom areas.

RED RIVER OF THE NORTH

The National Weather Service office in Grand Forks, ND notes that much of the Red River main stem has a high risk (greater than 50 percent) for major flooding. Snow pack increased due to storms early this month. Snow depth ranges from 6 to 12 inches in the central Red valley to around two feet ...

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