Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
205 PM CDT Tue Jun 27 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
occurring and is expected to continue.

. The Missouri River near Williston is coming off its last peak for
the spring snowmelt season. Water levels will fall below flood stage
by late Wednesday and continue to fall to near normal levels by the
middle of July.


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.


205 PM CDT Tue Jun 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Missouri River near Williston.
* until late Wednesday night.
* At 12:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 22.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow early afternoon.
* 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   Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

Missouri River Basin
 Williston    22 22.4 Tue 1 PM   22.1   21.8   21.7   21.7   21.6

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



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