River Statement
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
National Weather Service  Spokane, WA
915 PM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...Drier weather overnight and into Sunday will help river levels
recede initially, although many waterways will be running high
into next week...

...In addition to elevated water levels on the rivers listed below,
flooding will potentially continue on area lakes. These lakes
include: Williams Lake, Newman Lake, Medical Lake, Eloika Lake,
Davis Lake, and Sprague Lake...


Monitor current water levels on the web at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=otx

Here are some forecasts for area rivers and lakes:

WAC063-270415-
915 PM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

Little Spokane River at Dartford
 Flood stage >> 6.5 feet.
 Most recent reading >> 6.4 feet at 03/25 20:45.
 Forecast / remarks >>
  The Little Spokane River at Dartford is near it`s peak of 6.4
  feet and is expected to slowly fall to 6.0 feet by Monday morning
  and remain there through the middle of next week. Another rise is
  possible by late next week.
  forecast website >>
  http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/hydrograph.php?wfo=otx&gage=LSDW1

$$

IDC021-270415-
915 PM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

Kootenai River at Bonners Ferry
 Flood stage >> 64.0 feet.
 Most recent reading >> 57.5 feet at 03/25 20:15.
 Forecast / remarks >>
  The Kootenai River at Bonners Ferry is forecast to continue to
  fall, reaching 56.2 feet by Wednesday evening. Another rise is
  expected by late  next week. At this time...any rise is expected to
  remain below flood stage levels.
  forecast website >>
  http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/hydrograph.php?wfo=otx&gage=BFEI1

$$




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