Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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WGUS85 KPIH 242330
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FLOOD STATEMENT
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
530 PM MDT Wed May 24 2017

...The Flood warning continues for the following Rivers in Idaho...

  Big Wood River at Hailey AFFECTING Blaine County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...Persons near the River should be aware of the
expected high water and take action to protect property.

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IDC013-260330-
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530 PM MDT Wed May 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Wood River at Hailey.
* from this evening until further notice...Or until the Warning is
  cancelled.
* At  5:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 6.0 feet.
* Moderate Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above Flood Stage around 10 PM tonight and
  continue to rise above Moderate Flood Stage by 2 AM peaking
  near 6.9 feet by Thursday morning. Additional rises are possible
  thereafter but the forecast calls for the stage to drop through
  the day Thursday.
* Impact...At 6.7 feet...Some street flooding will occur in the lower
  sub-divisions in Hailey and Riverview Drive in Bellevue.  Draper
  Preserve in Hailey is inaccessible.  Water will be over some
  secondary roads in West Ketchum.

&&


                       Fld     Observed           Forecast 6 AM
Location               Stg   Stg Day Time       Thu    Fri    Sat

Big Wood River
  Big Wood River at Ha 6.0   5.7 Wed 05 PM      6.9    6.0    5.8


&&


LAT...LON 4373 11440 4356 11436 4341 11428 4341 11423
      4374 11437



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