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Update Report:  Flooding in North Dakota, Minnesota and Missouri

BNSF continues to experience some flood impacts in North Dakota, Minnesota and Missouri. There are a few carload industries that we may not be able service due to high waters; re routes will be established as necessary.

Detailed information on the flooded areas impacting the Carload Network:

  • Zap Lines sub is out of service from Mandan, North Dakota to Glen Harold, North Dakota.
  • Grenora Sub is out of service from Stanley, North Dakota to Lostwood, North Dakota
  • Rolla Sub from Cando, North Dakota to Bisbee, North Dakota is out of service.
  • River Sub is out of service at Chaffee, Missouri to St. Louis, Missouri.
  • BNSF route via the Canadian National on the Letellier sub at Noyes, Minnesota is out of service. Canadian Pacific traffic will deliver at St. Paul, Minnesota. Canadian National traffic will deliver at Superior, Wisconsin.
  • Westhope sub is out of service between Barton, North Dakota and Willow City, North Dakota

BNSF will continue to assess the situation daily and advise on those situations to help minimize impact to our customers. We will continue to provide updates as conditions change. Please see for maps and additional information. If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673 option 4, option 3.

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