4.30.2022 Daily Flood Minutes

President Carlsrud called the meeting to order at 4:00 PM.

Members present: President Carlsrud, Commissioner Magnuson, Commissioner Bishop, Commissioner Erickson and Commissioner Gulmon

Others present: City Administrator Crawford, City Attorney Martineck, Finance Director Richter

Rich-Pool elevation at Lake Ashtabula is 1265.07. Releases are at 4,000 cfs, inflows of 4,200 cfs. Valley City is at a flow right about 5,190 cfs. Local inflow is right around 1,200 cfs. Precipitation at Bald Hill Dam was 1.56 inches of rain measured at 7 a.m. with an additional .39 inches by 1 p.m. totaling 1.95 inches. National Weather Service is forecasting the 18’ crest to happen tonight. 

Clint-Everyone’s doing a great job.  They are working on a watermain break on Hanna and Riverview.  Will keep the Hospital and Rainbow bridges open for the time being.  The levees will continue to be patrolled until Wednesday, May 4th.

Sue-Requested people to sign up for Everbridge on the county website.


Meeting was adjourned at 4:21 PM.

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