Massive Flood Crests In Minot, ND By Michael McIntee | June 26, 2011 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on North Dakota Subscribe to North Dakota Follow this author Click pic to watch video Click pic to watch videoThe Souris River in Minot, ND is about as high as its going to get, and even though it’s 8 1/2 feet over major flood stage, it’s lower than expected. The National Weather Service dropped the projection by nearly two feet as upstream flows weakened. However North Dakota is being hit by more rain today. Even though thousands of homes in Minot are flooded, the city’s water, sewer and electric power systems are still working. Upstream, dam sends more water hurling towards Minot @4:13 into the video you will see the nearby Lake Darling Dam releasing the water into the river at an incredible 24,000 cubic feet per second. Department of Defense video from Tech. Sgt. Mark Bell Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.