Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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WGUS83 KBIS 231647
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
1147 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in North
  Missouri River near Williston affecting Williams and McKenzie
For the Missouri River Basin including Williston...Minor flooding is

. The Missouri River near Williston will continue to fluctuate from
just below flood stage to about half of a foot above flood stage into
the last week of June. Near the end of June the water levels should
begin a steady fall from flood stage to more normal water levels for
early to mid July.


Safety message...Do not drive into areas where water tops the
roadway. Turn around...Don`t drown. Avoid driving on flooded roads.

A follow-up product will be issued.


1147 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Missouri River near Williston.
* until further notice.
* At 10:45 AM Friday the stage was 21.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 22.6 feet by early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Low-lying farmland and access roads to oil
  well sites near Trenton are flooded. City of Williston does not


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Missouri River Basin
 Williston    22 21.9 Fri 11 AM  21.9   22.2   22.5   22.6   22.4

LAT...LON 4801 10404 4815 10366 4807 10337 4795 10347
      4807 10366 4775 10404


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