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Minot residents stop to look and photograph the Souris river near its crest level off the Broadway bridge in Minot, ND on June 25, 2011. (CHRISTIAN RANDOLPH/Grand Forks Herald)

Souris dropping in Minot

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MINOT - The Souris River appears to have crested here at a slightly lower elevation than the National Weather Service projected.

The highest reading at the gauge by the Broadway bridge was 1,561.72 above sea level at 11:00 p.m. Saturday, and fluctuated down and back up to that level until 2 a.m., when it started dropping.


The crest was expected to be 1,561.8 at 1 a.m. Days earlier, the projected crest was 1,564.5.

As of 8:30 a.m. Sunday, it was at 1,561.67.

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