Red River flood: Resources and links
A list of resources with information about the flooding in the Red River Valley.
- Join the Red River online support community: redriver.gather.com
HOW TO VOLUNTEER
- In Fargo: Report to the Fargodome. Volunteers must check in there, rather than going directly to areas needing assistance.
- In Moorhead: Report to Nemzek Hall at Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Volunteers must check in there, rather than going directly to areas needing assistance.
- Call the volunteer information number for Fargo-Moorhead: 701-476-4000
- In Grand Forks: Call the volunteer information number: 701-787-8052. This hotline is for people looking to volunteer, people looking for help from volunteers, and people looking to receive sandbags.
FLOOD FORECASTS AND WEATHER INFORMATION
- A list of current weather warnings issued by the National Weather Service. The page is updated continuously: National Weather Service
- National Weather Service flood forecast map for the Red River: NWS map
- Flood stage for Red River at Fargo: NOAA
RED RIVER VALLEY COMMUNITIES
- City of Fargo, N.D. general flood information
- City of Moorhead, Minn. flood information
- City of Moorhead: Latest information on its flood blog
- Clay County, Minn. flood information
- City of Grand Forks, N.D. flood information
- Minn-Kota Chapter of the American Red Cross: Flood preparations and assistance
- Minnesota Department of Transportation: Highway conditions in northwestern Minnesota
- State of Minnesota: Flood preparedness information
- North Dakota Department of Transportation: Road closures in North Dakota
- State of North Dakota: Flood preparedness information
- North Dakota State University: Historical information about flooding in Fargo
- All Things Considered, 03/23/2009, 5:50 p.m.