Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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WGUS83 KBIS 211818
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
118 PM CDT Wed Jun 21 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

. Missouri River levels near Williston remain near flood stage and are
expected to rise slightly above flood stage again tomorrow. This rise
will keep the Missouri River near Williston near to above flood stage
into the last week of June.


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.


118 PM CDT Wed Jun 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Missouri River near Williston.
* until further notice.
* At 12:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 21.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 22.3 feet by tomorrow 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   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Missouri River Basin
 Williston    22 21.9 Wed 1 PM   22.3   22.2   22.1   22.2   22.3

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



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