Flash Flood Watch
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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
414 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

MTZ011-013-045-047-050-051-232100-
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HILL-CHOUTEAU-LIBERTY-BLAINE-JUDITH BASIN-FERGUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAVRE...BIG SANDY...FORT BENTON...
CHESTER...CHINOOK...STANFORD...LEWISTOWN
414 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MONTANA AND NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL MONTANA...FERGUS
  AND JUDITH BASIN. IN NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA...BLAINE...
  CHOUTEAU...HILL AND LIBERTY.

* THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WIDESPREAD AND AT TIMES HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TODAY AND
  SUNDAY...WHICH CLOUD LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING OF LOW-LYING AND
  POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AS WELL AS SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS.
  MUDSLIDES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE IN AREAS OF STEEP TERRAIN.

* RAINFALL TOTALS THROUGH SUNDAY: 2 TO 3 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

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MTZ009-048-232100-
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NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROWNING...CHOTEAU
414 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...GLACIER NATIONAL PARK...NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT
  AND SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT.

* THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* RAINFALL WILL INCREASE ALONG THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT THIS
  MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. THIS WILL CAUSE
  INCREASED RUNOFF OF MOUNTAIN STREAMS AND CREEKS WITH THE
  POTENTIAL FOR MUDSLIDES IN STEEP TERRAIN.

* RAINFALL TOTALS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING: 1 TO 2 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

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