Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1117 PM MDT MON AUG 25 2014

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GRANT ND-MORTON ND-
1117 PM MDT MON AUG 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL GRANT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...
  WESTERN MORTON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...

* UNTIL 130 PM MDT TUESDAY/230 PM CDT TUESDAY/

AS OF EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...THE RIVER GAUGE ALONG THE BIG MUDDY
RIVER NEAR ALMONT CONTINUES TO INDICATE THAT THE RIVER LEVEL IS ON A
DOWNWARD TREND...BUT REMAINS IN MINOR FLOOD STAGE. THUS THE FLOOD
WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

MOST OTHER STREAMS IN THE AREA SHOULD ALSO BE EITHER CRESTING OR ON
A DOWNWARD TREND. ALTHOUGH WATER LEVELS MAY BE DROPPING...AREA
CREEKS AND STREAMS CONTINUE TO POSE A FLOODING HAZARD AND SHOULD BE
AVOIDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO
NOT ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO
ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN
WATER BEGINS RISING.

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR
IN VEHICLES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...
OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM... EVEN A
SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4638 10180 4663 10178 4685 10183 4686 10152
      4665 10130 4649 10130 4636 10155 4633 10170

$$

SIMOSKO






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