Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Boise, ID
FGUS75 KBOI 282056 CCA
National Weather Service Boise ID
209 PM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017 /109 PM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017/
...INCREASING RIVER AND STREAM LEVELS WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
THE END OF THE WEEK...
Rain and snowmelt will cause river levels to increase late this
week. Some mainstem rivers such as the Malheur River near Vale,
Snake River near Weiser, and the lower Payette River may reach
minor flood stage by week`s end. The potential for minor flooding
along small creeks and streams will be on the rise as well.
Another storm system will spread rain across the region beginning
Wednesday, with snow levels rising to 7000 to 8000 feet. Rain
will continue across lower elevations Thursday with snow at high
elevations as colder air spreads into the area. Precipitation
totals of .50 to 1.00 inches are expected below 6000 feet
Wednesday through Thursday. Drier and warmer conditions are
anticipated Friday through the weekend.
Residents are encouraged to monitor this weather situation for
updates, watches or warnings. People who live along streams or
rivers should monitor water levels closely.