Red River of the North at Grand Forks

Correlating stage and discharge with photos.  A work in progress.

Data are from the gage at Red River of the North on Sorlie Bridge.  Photos are in order of stage height, increasing.

Stage Red River/Red Lake River Confluence Downtown/Mt. Haga Riverside Dam
16 ft  

IMG_0435

Gage height ~16.2 ft, no discharge available.  2011-12-10

FilmRoll5 021

Gage height ~16.3, discharge ~2000 cfs.  2009-09-25

IMG00268

Gage height ~16.5 ft, no discharge available.  2011-12-05.

River Dam-2 in GF, ND

Gage height ~16.9 ft, discharge ~3100 cfs.  2008-06-04.

17 ft

Red Lake River Dam 3/13

Gage height ~17 ft, no discharge available.  2010-03-13.

The grand forks

Gage height ~17 ft, discharge ~3300 cfs.  2012-06-28.

Zip

Gage height ~17.4 ft, discharge 3700 cfs.  2010-09-04.

 
18 ft      
19 ft      
20 ft      
21 ft

http://flic.kr/p/nr9vuz

Stage ~21.8 ft, discharge ~10,100 cfs.  2014-05-23.

   
22 ft      
23 ft      
24 ft      
25 ft      
26 ft

2014-05-09 12.32.37

Gage height ~26.0 ft, discharge 17,800 cfs.

   
26.5 ft  

East Grand Forks bike path under Sorlie bridge is underwater.

 
27 ft

2014-05-08 14.02.32

Gage height ~27.25 ft, discharge 19,000 cfs.

   
28 ft      
29 ft      
30 ft      
31 ft      
32 ft  

Old Rail Bridge Pivot

Gage height ~32 ft, no discharge available.  2009-03-23.

 
33 ft      
34 ft  

“East Grand Forks…4th St underpass at Gateway Drive (HWY 2) closes” (NWS).

 

 

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