Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
109 PM MDT SAT MAR 25 2017

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Bear Lake ID-
109 PM MDT SAT MAR 25 2017

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has extended the

* Flood Advisory for...
  Snowmelt in...
  Southeastern Bear Lake County in southeastern Idaho...

* Until 245 PM MDT Sunday

* Emergency management and the public reported flooding due to
  snowmelt and runoff across the advisory area. Widespread flooding
  across fields and low lying areas continues near Pegram, Ovid,
  Saint Charles and Fish Haven.  Rising ground water has resulted in
  numerous flooded basements across the advisory area, particularly
  in Ovid and Paris. Water has flooded secondary roads in and around
  Pegram, Geneva, and between Bloomington and Saint Charles.
  Flooding has also surrounded at least one home near Dingle. Nearly
  0.25 inch of rain fell overnight with another round of
  precipitation expected Sunday night and Monday. Additional
  rainfall with likely exacerbate ongoing low land flooding through
  the weekend.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Keep children away from storm drains, culverts, creeks and streams.
Water levels can rise rapidly and sweep children away.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 4209 11105 4210 11116 4215 11127 4217 11136
      4200 11140 4200 11146 4223 11144 4230 11142
      4235 11138 4236 11129 4236 11117 4242 11105
      4229 11104

$$

Huston



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