Walaker predicts river to crest under 41 feet
As the region ramps up for major spring flooding, Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker said Thursday he'd be "shocked" if the Red River crested above 41 feet.
Though he downplayed the prediction - "predictions bother me," he said, citing the uncertainty in models - it marks the first time this year Walaker put a number on this spring's flood.
The projection rivals the record 2009 crest of 40.84 feet but falls short of the 42-foot mark officials are preparing for this year.
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