Red River crest expected at 48 feet Friday

Courtesy National Weather Service
Courtesy National Weather Service

The National Weather Service has updated its flood prediction for the Red River at Grand Forks to 48 feet sometime Friday, April 10.

The City of Grand Forks sent out information earlier; crews will install the floodwall closure at Lincoln Dr. Park on Thursday, April 9.

They will install the floodwall closure at Elks Drive on Friday.

The Greenway in Grand Forks is closed.  The community is asked to stay out of the Greenway and off of the levees until the water goes down.

Both the Sorlie and Point Bridges remain closed.

Several rural roads in Grand Forks County are impacted by high water.  For a map of county road closures and other 2020 flood fight information visit