Flooding on the Red River

Flooding on the Red River
  • Credit:

    Jeff Schmaltz

Major flooding swamped the Red River on April 13, 2006, and the National Weather Service issued flood warnings for most communities that lined either side of the river. As the floods swept north into Canada, Winnipeg was bracing for the inundation, expected to peak around April 20.

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  • Data Date:

    April 13, 2006
  • Visualization Date:

    April 18, 2006
  • Sensor(s):

    Aqua - MODIS
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration