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Flood forecast gives 50 percent chance of 38 feet, 10 percent chance of 2009 levels

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FARGO - The Red River here has a 50 percent chance of topping 38.1 feet when it floods this spring and a 10 percent chance of exceeding 40.9, which would top 2009's record-setting crest.


There is also a 5 percent chance of the Red River rising to 41.3 feet in Fargo during this spring's flood, according to the National Weather Service.

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