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RIVER FORECAST
NWS MISSOURI BASIN RIVER FORECAST CENTER PLEASANT HILL MO
1519Z Thu Apr 28 2016
:
: THIS PRODUCT HAS PRELIMINARY DATA THAT MAY BE SUBJECT TO REVISION.
: REFER TO YOUR LOCAL WFO FOR THE LATEST OFFICIAL RIVER FORECAST.

:    FORECAST GROUP IS MILK

: ==> This forecast includes obsd precip & 120 hours of QPF <==

:__________________________________________________________________

:INTNL BOUNDARY MT - SAINT MARY RIVER     HSA - TFX
:FLOOD STAGE 7.5 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 6.5 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 8.5 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 9.5 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 5.3 FT AT 1510Z ON 0428

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0428                           /   5.4
:   0428   /   5.4 /   5.4 /   5.3

.ER SMBM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        /   5.3
.E2  :0429:/   5.3 /   5.2 /   5.2 /   5.1
.E3  :0430:/   5.1 /   5.0 /   5.0 /   4.9
.E4  :0501:/   4.8 /   4.8 /   4.7 /   4.7
.E5  :0502:/   4.6 /   4.5 /   4.5 /   4.4
.E6  :0503:/   4.4 /   4.3 /   4.3 /   4.3
.E7  :0504:/   4.3 /   4.3 /   4.4 /   4.4
.E8  :0505:/   4.4 /   4.4 /   4.4 /   4.4
.E9  :0506:/   4.4 /   4.5 /   4.5 /   4.5
.E10 :0507:/   4.5 /   4.5 /   4.5 /   4.6
.E11 :0508:/   4.6 /   4.6 /   4.6


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.00
:    0428  /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.07
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 28:   0.10  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 120 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0428                          /  0.05
:    0429  /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01
:    0430  /  0.02 /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.01
:    0501  /  0.03 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0502  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0503  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 120-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending May 03:   0.24  inches


:INTNL BOUNDARY MT - SAINT MARY RIVER     HSA - TFX
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 1.23 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0428

.ER SMBM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        / 1.198
.E2  :0429:/ 1.142 / 1.084 / 1.031 / 0.982
.E3  :0430:/ 0.934 / 0.887 / 0.841 / 0.799
.E4  :0501:/ 0.757 / 0.719 / 0.686 / 0.648
.E5  :0502:/ 0.608 / 0.567 / 0.538 / 0.508
.E6  :0503:/ 0.477 / 0.457 / 0.451 / 0.451
.E7  :0504:/ 0.453 / 0.457 / 0.462 / 0.469
.E8  :0505:/ 0.477 / 0.484 / 0.492 / 0.501
.E9  :0506:/ 0.511 / 0.520 / 0.530 / 0.542
.E10 :0507:/ 0.555 / 0.567 / 0.577 / 0.585
.E11 :0508:/ 0.591 / 0.595 / 0.598
:__________________________________________________________________

:EASTERN CROSSING MT - MILK RIVER     HSA - TFX
:FLOOD STAGE 9.5 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 8.5 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 11.0 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 13.0 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 4.1 FT AT 1415Z ON 0428

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0427                           /   4.0
:   0428   /   4.1 /   4.0 /   4.0

.ER ERNM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        /   4.0
.E2  :0429:/   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0
.E3  :0430:/   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0
.E4  :0501:/   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0
.E5  :0502:/   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0
.E6  :0503:/   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0
.E7  :0504:/   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.1 /   4.1
.E8  :0505:/   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1
.E9  :0506:/   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1
.E10 :0507:/   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1
.E11 :0508:/   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.00
:    0428  /  0.02 /  0.09 /  0.06
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 28:   0.17  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 120 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0428                          /  0.01
:    0429  /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0430  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0501  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0502  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0503  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 120-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending May 03:   0.03  inches


:EASTERN CROSSING MT - MILK RIVER     HSA - TFX
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 0.58 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0428

.ER ERNM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        / 0.588
.E2  :0429:/ 0.589 / 0.587 / 0.583 / 0.577
.E3  :0430:/ 0.570 / 0.565 / 0.563 / 0.562
.E4  :0501:/ 0.561 / 0.561 / 0.561 / 0.560
.E5  :0502:/ 0.560 / 0.560 / 0.560 / 0.562
.E6  :0503:/ 0.565 / 0.570 / 0.575 / 0.581
.E7  :0504:/ 0.587 / 0.595 / 0.604 / 0.612
.E8  :0505:/ 0.620 / 0.628 / 0.637 / 0.644
.E9  :0506:/ 0.651 / 0.657 / 0.661 / 0.665
.E10 :0507:/ 0.668 / 0.670 / 0.671 / 0.672
.E11 :0508:/ 0.672 / 0.672 / 0.672
:__________________________________________________________________

:HARLEM MT 4SSE - MILK RIVER     HSA - TFX
:FLOOD STAGE 21.0 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 19.0 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 23.0 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 25.0 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 5.0 FT AT 1430Z ON 0428

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0427                           /   4.8
:   0428   /   4.9 /   4.9 /   5.0

.ER HRLM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        /   5.1
.E2  :0429:/   5.2 /   5.2 /   5.2 /   5.2
.E3  :0430:/   5.3 /   5.3 /   5.3 /   5.4
.E4  :0501:/   5.6 /   5.8 /   5.9 /   6.1
.E5  :0502:/   6.2 /   6.2 /   6.2 /   6.2
.E6  :0503:/   6.2 /   6.2 /   6.1 /   6.1
.E7  :0504:/   6.0 /   6.0 /   5.9 /   5.9
.E8  :0505:/   5.8 /   5.7 /   5.7 /   5.6
.E9  :0506:/   5.5 /   5.5 /   5.4 /   5.3
.E10 :0507:/   5.3 /   5.2 /   5.2 /   5.1
.E11 :0508:/   5.0 /   5.0 /   4.9


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.01
:    0428  /  0.05 /  0.21 /  0.04
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 28:   0.31  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 120 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0428                          /  0.01
:    0429  /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0430  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0501  /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0502  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0503  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 120-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending May 03:   0.02  inches


:HARLEM MT 4SSE - MILK RIVER     HSA - TFX
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 0.35 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0428

.ER HRLM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        / 0.360
.E2  :0429:/ 0.369 / 0.376 / 0.381 / 0.385
.E3  :0430:/ 0.388 / 0.391 / 0.397 / 0.410
.E4  :0501:/ 0.430 / 0.456 / 0.480 / 0.500
.E5  :0502:/ 0.513 / 0.521 / 0.524 / 0.525
.E6  :0503:/ 0.522 / 0.517 / 0.511 / 0.503
.E7  :0504:/ 0.495 / 0.487 / 0.479 / 0.470
.E8  :0505:/ 0.461 / 0.452 / 0.443 / 0.434
.E9  :0506:/ 0.425 / 0.416 / 0.406 / 0.397
.E10 :0507:/ 0.386 / 0.376 / 0.367 / 0.359
.E11 :0508:/ 0.351 / 0.343 / 0.335
:__________________________________________________________________

:NASHUA MT 1SW - MILK RIVER     HSA - GGW
:FLOOD STAGE 20.0 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 18.0 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 28.0 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 30.0 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 4.3 FT AT 1500Z ON 0428

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0428                           /   3.0
:   0428   /   3.4 /   3.9 /   4.3

.ER NSHM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        /   5.0
.E2  :0429:/   6.4 /   8.7 /  10.3 /  11.5
.E3  :0430:/  12.3 /  12.7 /  12.8 /  12.9
.E4  :0501:/  12.9 /  12.8 /  12.8 /  12.9
.E5  :0502:/  12.9 /  12.9 /  12.8 /  12.7
.E6  :0503:/  12.6 /  12.5 /  12.3 /  12.1
.E7  :0504:/  11.8 /  11.5 /  11.2 /  10.8
.E8  :0505:/  10.4 /  10.1 /   9.7 /   9.4
.E9  :0506:/   9.1 /   8.7 /   8.1 /   7.5
.E10 :0507:/   7.1 /   6.6 /   6.2 /   5.9
.E11 :0508:/   5.7 /   5.5 /   5.3


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.01
:    0428  /  0.29 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 28:   0.31  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 120 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0428                          /  0.00
:    0429  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0430  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0501  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0502  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0503  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 120-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending May 03:   0.00  inches


:NASHUA MT 1SW - MILK RIVER     HSA - GGW
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 0.92 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0428

.ER NSHM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        / 1.349
.E2  :0429:/ 1.914 / 2.641 / 3.439 / 4.156
.E3  :0430:/ 4.653 / 4.908 /  5.01 /  5.04
.E4  :0501:/  5.02 / 4.994 /  5.00 /  5.05
.E5  :0502:/  5.07 /  5.06 /  5.01 / 4.941
.E6  :0503:/ 4.857 / 4.757 / 4.642 / 4.493
.E7  :0504:/ 4.323 / 4.136 / 3.932 / 3.719
.E8  :0505:/ 3.514 / 3.323 / 3.143 / 2.970
.E9  :0506:/ 2.799 / 2.623 / 2.447 / 2.277
.E10 :0507:/ 2.118 / 1.975 / 1.848 / 1.738
.E11 :0508:/ 1.643 / 1.560 / 1.488
:__________________________________________________________________

:POPLAR MT 4N - POPLAR RIVER     HSA - GGW
:FLOOD STAGE 15.5 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 13.5 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 16.5 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 17.5 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 2.7 FT AT 1430Z ON 0428

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0427                           /   2.7
:   0428   /   2.7 /   2.7 /   2.7

.ER PLRM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        /   2.8
.E2  :0429:/   2.8 /   2.8 /   2.8 /   2.9
.E3  :0430:/   2.9 /   2.9 /   2.9 /   2.8
.E4  :0501:/   2.8 /   2.8 /   2.8 /   2.7
.E5  :0502:/   2.7 /   2.7 /   2.7 /   2.6
.E6  :0503:/   2.6 /   2.6 /   2.6 /   2.6
.E7  :0504:/   2.5 /   2.5 /   2.5 /   2.5
.E8  :0505:/   2.5 /   2.5 /   2.5 /   2.5
.E9  :0506:/   2.5 /   2.5 /   2.5 /   2.5
.E10 :0507:/   2.5 /   2.4 /   2.4 /   2.4
.E11 :0508:/   2.4 /   2.4 /   2.4


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.00
:    0428  /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 28:   0.04  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 120 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0428                          /  0.00
:    0429  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0430  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0501  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0502  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:    0503  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 120-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending May 03:   0.00  inches


:POPLAR MT 4N - POPLAR RIVER     HSA - GGW
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 0.15 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0428

.ER PLRM8 20160428 Z DC201604281519/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0428:                        / 0.155
.E2  :0429:/ 0.162 / 0.169 / 0.174 / 0.177
.E3  :0430:/ 0.178 / 0.177 / 0.175 / 0.171
.E4  :0501:/ 0.166 / 0.160 / 0.154 / 0.148
.E5  :0502:/ 0.142 / 0.137 / 0.131 / 0.127
.E6  :0503:/ 0.122 / 0.118 / 0.114 / 0.111
.E7  :0504:/ 0.109 / 0.108 / 0.106 / 0.105
.E8  :0505:/ 0.104 / 0.102 / 0.101 / 0.100
.E9  :0506:/ 0.099 / 0.098 / 0.097 / 0.096
.E10 :0507:/ 0.095 / 0.094 / 0.093 / 0.092
.E11 :0508:/ 0.092 / 0.091 / 0.090

:********************************************************************
:COMMENT
:
:
:HSA -        Hydrologic Service Area
:TFX -        NWS Weather Forecast Office Great Falls, Montana
:GGW -        NWS Weather Forecast Office Glasgow, Montana
:BIS -        NWS Weather Forecast Office Bismarck, North Dakota
:OBS -        Observed
:EST -        Estimated
:M -          Missing
:Stage Fcst - River Stage forecast including future precipitation
:Flow Fcst -  River Flow forecast including future precipitation
:Precip -     Precipitation
:QPE -        Observed radar estimated precipitation
:QPF -        Forecasted mean areal precipitation for local basin
:
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