Flood Pictures 2010

Here are some flood pictures promised on another blog where the link didn’t work:

 

View of the crest looking north over Fargo Moorhead.  Courtesy of Vern Whitten.

 

What the crest looked like from a similar perspective in 2009.  Again, courtesty of Vern Whitten.

 

 

Where the Wild Rice River meets the Red, south of Fargo.  You are looking to the Southwest.

Courtesy of Vern Whitten Photography.

 

Water over the southbound lane of I-29 north of Fargo, ND.

 

Almost like driving on water.  This is I29 north of Fargo.

 

House on the Sheyenne River next to I29 north of Fargo.

 

I29 North of Fargo, barely above water.

 

Steps leading down to the trail along the Red River from the Main Street Bridge.

Looking West into Fargo.

Water flowing under the railroad bridge in downtown Moorhead.

 

Dike along 2nd Street in Downtown Fargo, ND

 

West of Fargo, near Mapleton, looking west at the overland flooding near the Sheyenne River.  I-94 is the roadway on the right of the image.

 

 

2 thoughts on “Flood Pictures 2010

  1. Fascinating photos. The ones of the flooded river channel are mind benders. That is flat country.

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