Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
121 PM CDT Mon Jun 26 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 will peak again late Monday and into
Tuesday. After this latest rise, water levels will steadily decrease to
where the Missouri River near Williston will fall below flood stage late
Wednesday or early Thursday. Afterwards, the Missouri River will continue
its fall to more normal water 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.


121 PM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Missouri River near Williston.
* until Thursday morning.
* At 12:45 PM Monday 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
  Wednesday evening.
* 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   Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

Missouri River Basin
 Williston    22 22.4 Mon 1 PM   22.3   22.1   21.9   21.8   21.6

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


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