Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
227 PM MDT FRI MAR 28 2014 /127 PM PDT FRI MAR 28 2014/

...RAIN AND MELTING SNOW WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR ROCK AND
MUDSLIDES TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

THE NEXT WARM AND MOIST WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING RAIN AMOUNTS OF
0.60-1.50" BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVELS WILL RISE TO 6000 TO
7000 FEET BY SATURDAY MORNING AND MOST OF THE RAIN WILL FALL
DURING THE PERIOD WITH HIGH SNOW LEVELS. THE AMOUNT OF RAIN ALONG
WITH ADDITIONAL RUNOFF FROM SNOW MELT RAISES THE CONCERNS FOR ROCK
AND MUDSLIDES.

LOCATIONS WITH INCREASED RISK OF ROCK AND MUDSLIDES IN IDAHO
INCLUDE: HIGHWAY 95 FROM POLLOCK TO CRAIGMONT, HIGHWAY 12 OROFINO
TO LOLO PASS, IDAHO 11 PIERCE TO HEADQUARTERS, IDAHO 14
GRANGEVILLE TO ELK CITY...AND ELEVATIONS BELOW 6000 FEET.

IN NORTHWEST MONTANA: RAIN WILL FOCUS NEAR THE MONTANA/IDAHO
BORDER WITH TROUT CREEK TO TROY AND SAINT REGIS TO LOOKOUT PASS OF
MAIN CONCERN FOR ROCK AND MUDSLIDES.

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