Spring 2020 Flood Information

Media Statements

In case of flood gauge readings at Valley City greater than 11.4 feet, the City of Valley City will issue media statements through the following:

Current River Levels & Forecasts for Sheyenne River

Recording with updated pool levels at Baldhill Dam when outflow is greater than 2000 cfs. Provided by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers: Lake Ashtabula Project Office

Call (701) 845-2970. Select option 4.

Current river levels and forecasts for the Sheyenne River. Note: Forecasts are only provided as needed during times of high water. Provided by National Weather Service.

Flood Insurance

The City of Valley City participates in the National Flood Insurance Program Community Rating System at a Class 9. This program recognizes the efforts Valley City has taken for effective floodplain management and benefits property owners with lower flood insurance premiums.

National Flood Insurance Program is available for residential and commercial properties. Additional information about the National Flood Insurance Program is provided by FEMA.

ND State Water Commission Risk Assessment Map, a searchable flood hazard zone map.