Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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WGUS85 KBOI 300316
916 PM MDT WED MAR 29 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Idaho..
  Boise River At Glenwood Bridge affecting Ada and Canyon Counties.

.The flow remains around 8100 CFS on the Boise River at Glenwood
Bridge. This action is part of a flood control effort by the U.S.
Army Corp of Engineers prompted by the very deep snow pack in the
mountains. Minor flooding in low areas near the river will


Persons with interests near these flooded rivers should continue to
take action to protect property.


916 PM MDT WED MAR 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Boise River At Glenwood Bridge.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Wednesday the flow was 8100 cfs.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7000 cfs.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 8210 cfs by after
  midnight tomorrow. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 8900 cfs...Or 11.3 feet, large sections of the green
  belt will be submerged and severe bank erosion will occur. Flooding
  will occur in low areas close to the river in Boise, Garden City,
  Eagle and Caldwell, but the water should remain below the level of
  most residential areas. The river will spill over its banks between
  45th and 46th Street in Garden City into the warehouse district.


LAT...LON 4366 11610 4353 11613 4374 11702 4386 11699


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