Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
733 PM MDT SAT MAY 21 2016

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING UNTIL FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
MONTANA...

 CLEAR CREEK NEAR CHINOOK


.RECENT RAIN ALONG THE HI-LINE HAS CAUSED CAUSE WATER LEVELS IN SMALL
STREAMS AND CREEKS TO APPROACH OR EXCEED BANKFULL LEVELS. CLEAR CREEK
NEAR CHINOOK SHOULD REACH FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. MOTORISTS SHOULD NOT
ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER FLOWING OVER THE ROAD.
THE LATEST STAGES AND FORECASTS FOR RIVERS AND STREAMS CAN BE FOUND
AT OUR WEB PAGE...WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS

&&

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733 PM MDT SAT MAY 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE CLEAR CREEK AT CHINOOK.
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  6:30 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 6 FEET BY
  MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE TOMORROW
  EVENING.

&&

LAT...LON 4835 10950 4858 10944 4859 10938 4853 10935 4835 10940

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