Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
242 PM MDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a Flood Watch
for Wednesday and Thursday for the following rivers in Montana...

  Tongue River at Birney affecting Rosebud County

.High water on the Tongue River moving from Wyoming to Montana is
expected to pass through Tongue River Reservior and impact
locations downstream beginning on Wednesday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible. Now is the time to
prepare for action in the event flooding occurs.

The latest stages and forecasts for rivers and streams can be found
at our web page: http://water.weather.gov

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242 PM MDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a
* Flood Watch for
  The Tongue River at Birney affecting Rosebud County.
* For Wednesday and Thursday.
* At 2 PM Tuesday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is possible.
* Forecast...The Tongue River at Birney is rising and is Expected to
  rise above flood stage of  6.0 FT tomorrow early afternoon then
  forecast to rise to near  6.5 FT Thursday morning then forecast to
  fluctuate near 6.5 FT thru Thursday morning then forecast to fall
  below flood stage of 6.0 FT Friday morning then forecast to recede
  to near 4.0 FT Sunday morning.

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             FLOOD  OBSERVED             FORECAST 12 PM
LOCATION     STAGE  STAGE   DAY TIME    Wed    Thu    Fri

Tongue River
  Birney      6.0    4.2   Tue 02 PM    6.0    6.5    5.8


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LAT...LON 4594 10620 4581 10620 4579 10624 4555 10624
      4507 10676 4509 10684

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