Radar Data Show Role of Topography in Fargo Floods

Fargo, North Dakota Fargo, North Dakota. Image credit: NASA/JPL
  • submit to reddit

April 01, 2009

The Red River in Fargo, North Dakota, flows through flat troughs carved by ancient glaciers, contributing to its flooding history, as seen in this February 2000 image.

› Full image and caption



The Newcastle-Moore EF-5 tornado ripped through central Oklahoma on May 20, 2013, killing 24 people NASA Spacecraft Sees Tornado's Destructive Swath

› Read more

This data set represents the longest continuous record of global atmospheric ethane levels NASA-Funded Study Helps Untangle Methane Mystery

› Read more

The animation focuses on the Russian fires, while the bottom animation highlights the global transport of the pollution across the northern hemisphere. NASA Video Shows Global Reach of Pollution from Fires

› Read more


Get JPL Updates
Sign Up for JPL UpdatesRegister today and receive up-to-the-minute e-mail alerts delivered directly to your inbox.
Sign Up for JPL Updates