Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
527 AM MDT WED MAY 27 2015

...The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Montana...

  Tongue River at Birney affecting Rosebud County

.High water on the Tongue River resulting from recent heavy rains
over the Bighorn Mountains will cause flooding at Birney. Flooding
is expected Wednesday and Thursday. The river is expected to fall
below flood stage by Friday evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...A river Flood Warning means river flooding is
expected to impact people and property in the warned area. Prepare
for flooding impacts associated with the forecast river levels in
your location.

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

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527 AM MDT WED MAY 27 2015

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Tongue River at Birney affecting Rosebud County.
* from this morning to Saturday morning...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 5 AM Wednesday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage around noon
  Wednesday and crest near 6.6 feet Thursday morning. The river is
  expected to fall below flood stage by Friday evening.

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

Tongue River
  Birney      6.0    5.5   Wed 04 AM    6.0    6.5    6.0


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

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