WEB EXTRA: Spring Flooding and How to Prepare

Created: 03/21/2013 10:58 AM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson

The National Weather Service says residents along the Red River in Fargo and neighboring Moorhead, Minn., should prepare for one of the top five floods in their history. Here's some information about how to prepare for spring flood season:

FEMA information about flood preparation

National Weather Service information about flood preparation

FloodSmart.gov: What Causes Flooding

US Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District

Calculator: The cost of floods

Flood risk scenarios

Emergency kits: What to include