Weather Forecast

High river levels have kept the 1400 block of Elm Street in north Fargo closed to traffic, but three boys have found a use for it. From left, Tracy Hayes, 17, Seth Pegel, 14, and Hudson Gisvold, 14, fish Monday on the Red River. Coming rains this week could send river levels back above minor flood stage, even up to moderate flood stage of 25 feet. Chris Franz / The Forum

Rain could put Red back in flood stage

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Not in the clear just yet

Red River on Monday: 17.8 feet (18 feet is minor flood stage)

Rain forecast for the region this week: 1-3 inches


Where Red River could be following rain: 24-24.5 feet (25 feet is moderate flood stage)

FARGO - After setting records, the Red River finally dipped below flood stage last week. But with this week's rain, it appears the river won't be backing down again anytime soon.

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