Genesis 8:1-6 NIV

1 But God remembered Noah and all the wild animals and the livestock that were with him in the ark, and he sent a wind over the earth, and the waters receded.
2 Now the springs of the deep and the floodgates of the heavens had been closed, and the rain had stopped falling from the sky.

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3 The water receded steadily from the earth. At the end of the hundred and fifty days the water had gone down,

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4 and on the seventeenth day of the seventh month the ark came to rest on the mountains of Ararat.

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5 The waters continued to recede until the tenth month, and on the first day of the tenth month the tops of the mountains became visible.
6 After forty days Noah opened a window he had made in the ark

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