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Dam Nearly Closed, Flood Warning Issued

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Discharges from dams in Canada have been shut down for a few days - and Lake Darling Dam is getting close to zero in discharges, yet there are new flood watches and warnings for the area.

That's because warmer temperatures are nearly here - and there will be significant snow melting over the next several days.

This is Lake Darling Dam today - with very little water coming through.

That means no more flood issues in the rural areas downstream of the dam.

But local runoff that's expected this weekend has caused flood advisories for the Boy Scout Bridge area, Logan, Towner, and Bantry.

All are expecting minor to moderate flood levels by the start of next week.

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