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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS ND
759 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED FOR THESE RIVER LOCATIONS IN
MINNESOTA...

  * ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER...IN MARSHALL COUNTY

.HEAVY RAINFALL ON MONDAY NIGHT HAS CAUSED THE SNAKE RIVER AT
ALVARADO TO RISE QUICKLY INTO MINOR FLOOD STAGE. THE STAGE IS
EXPECTED TO PEAK THIS EVENING BEFORE FALLING.

THIS FORECAST IS FOR A 7 DAY PERIOD...THE HIGHEST STAGE INDICATED
  MAY NOT REFLECT THE CREST FOR THIS EVENT.

  FORECASTS ARE UPDATED DAILY AND STAGE VALUES WILL CHANGE AS NEW
  WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION IS USED. RIVER FORECASTS USUALLY USE
  24 HOURS OF EXPECTED PRECIPITATION BUT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION
  IT MAY INCLUDE PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH THE NEXT 72 HOURS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...TURN AROUND, DON`T DROWN...

 - DON`T TRAVEL THROUGH FLOODED AREAS!

 - PERSONS IN THE WARNED AREA NEED TO TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT LIFE
   AND PROPERTY. IF NECESSARY MOVE TO A HIGHER AND SAFER LOCATION.

 - PERSONS LIVING IN THE RED RIVER BASIN SHOULD MONITOR RIVER
   LEVELS WHILE THE RIVER IS IN...OR NEAR...FLOOD.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...GO TO THE AHPS/RIVER SECTION
ON OUR WEB PAGE AT: WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRANDFORKS

&&

MNC089-251259-
/O.EXT.KFGF.FL.W.0050.000000T0000Z-140725T2100Z/
/ALVM5.1.ER.140723T1200Z.140724T0600Z.140724T1500Z.NO/
759 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...
* ...ALVARADO...ON THE SNAKE RIVER.
* UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 7:30 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 106.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND DURING THE NEXT 7 DAYS...MINOR
  FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* MINOR FLOOD STAGE IS 106.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE THURSDAY
  MORNING.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AT 106.5 ON THURSDAY MORNING
  DURING THIS 7-DAY PERIOD.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST AROUND 106.5 FEET
  WEDNESDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT STATEMENT(S) - AT 106.0 FEET, MINOR FLOOD STAGE...STORM SEWER
  FLOOD GATES ARE CLOSED.

&&

DAILY 7 PM CDT/6 PM CST FORECAST STAGE IN FEET:

 DATE                THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED
(MONTH/DAY)         07/24  07/25  07/26  07/27  07/28  07/29  07/30

SNAKE RIVER
  ALVARADO         104.9  102.9  100.1   98.7   98.5   98.4   98.3


LAT...LON 4846 9713 4831 9712 4814 9702 4817 9679


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1054 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...

  SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING TOWNER...BANTRY...WESTHOPE...
WILLOW CITY...MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.LITTLE RUNOFF WAS SEEN IN THE SOURIS RIVER FROM THE MOST RECENT RAINS.
SIMILARLY...ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION ON THURSDAY IS NOT LIKELY TO
ALTER THE OVERALL DOWNWARD TREND IN WATER LEVELS ALONG THE SOURIS. IN
GENERAL...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AND BANTRY ALONG WITH WILLOW CREEK
NEAR WILLOW CITY WILL ALL FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE
SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOME TIME
IN EARLY AUGUST.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.


A FOLLOW-UP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED.

&&

NDC009-049-242154-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WLCN8.1.ER.140703T2020Z.140713T0245Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1054 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 10:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 11.5 FEET BY THIS
  AFTERNOON.  ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.
* IMPACT...AT 11.5 FEET...OVERFLOW OCCURS ON LEFT BANK.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WILLOW CITY  10 11.4 WED 10 AM  11.3   11.2   11.0   10.8   10.6


LAT...LON 4858 10055 4865 10039 4869 10002 4855 10002
      4861 10037 4854 10049



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1054 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...

  SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING TOWNER...BANTRY...WESTHOPE...
WILLOW CITY...MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.LITTLE RUNOFF WAS SEEN IN THE SOURIS RIVER FROM THE MOST RECENT RAINS.
SIMILARLY...ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION ON THURSDAY IS NOT LIKELY TO
ALTER THE OVERALL DOWNWARD TREND IN WATER LEVELS ALONG THE SOURIS. IN
GENERAL...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AND BANTRY ALONG WITH WILLOW CREEK
NEAR WILLOW CITY WILL ALL FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE
SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOME TIME
IN EARLY AUGUST.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.


A FOLLOW-UP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED.

&&

NDC049-242154-
/O.EXT.KBIS.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-140730T1200Z/
/TOWN8.2.ER.140630T1200Z.140717T1500Z.140729T0000Z.NO/
1054 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY JULY 30.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 52.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO HAVE A MAXIMUM VALUE OF 53.7
  FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 54.0 FEET...FLOOD PROBLEMS BEGIN, AGRICULTURAL LAND AND
  MEADOWS AFFECTED. MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 TOWNER       52   M    53.4   53.0   52.7   52.4   52.1


LAT...LON 4810 10087 4830 10050 4845 10047 4845 10037
      4821 10045 4807 10085



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1054 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...

  SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING TOWNER...BANTRY...WESTHOPE...
WILLOW CITY...MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.LITTLE RUNOFF WAS SEEN IN THE SOURIS RIVER FROM THE MOST RECENT RAINS.
SIMILARLY...ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION ON THURSDAY IS NOT LIKELY TO
ALTER THE OVERALL DOWNWARD TREND IN WATER LEVELS ALONG THE SOURIS. IN
GENERAL...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AND BANTRY ALONG WITH WILLOW CREEK
NEAR WILLOW CITY WILL ALL FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE
SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOME TIME
IN EARLY AUGUST.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.


A FOLLOW-UP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED.

&&

NDC049-242154-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BANN8.2.ER.140704T2315Z.140723T1045Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1054 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 10:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.3 FEET BY THIS
  AFTERNOON.  ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.
* IMPACT...AT 11.5 FEET...WATER BEGINS CROSSING THE ROAD SEVERAL
  HUNDRED FEET TO THE LEFT OF THE BRIDGE. NO TOWNS OR MAJOR ROADS ARE
  FLOODED.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 BANTRY       11 12.3 WED 10 AM  12.3   12.1   12.0   11.8   11.5


LAT...LON 4875 10088 4875 10080 4852 10039 4845 10037
      4845 10047 4860 10076



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1054 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...

  SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING TOWNER...BANTRY...WESTHOPE...
WILLOW CITY...MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.LITTLE RUNOFF WAS SEEN IN THE SOURIS RIVER FROM THE MOST RECENT RAINS.
SIMILARLY...ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION ON THURSDAY IS NOT LIKELY TO
ALTER THE OVERALL DOWNWARD TREND IN WATER LEVELS ALONG THE SOURIS. IN
GENERAL...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AND BANTRY ALONG WITH WILLOW CREEK
NEAR WILLOW CITY WILL ALL FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE
SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOME TIME
IN EARLY AUGUST.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.


A FOLLOW-UP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED.

&&

NDC009-242154-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTN8.3.ER.140630T1805Z.140706T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1054 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 10:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 14.1 FEET BY THIS
  AFTERNOON.  ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...REFUGE AREA FLOODS. THE CITY OF WESTHOPE IS
  ON HIGH GROUND AND DOES NOT FLOOD. ROAD TO GAGE IS IMPASSABLE.
  ACCESS TO DAM #357 IS OK BELOW 16 FEET.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WESTHOPE     10 14.1 WED 10 AM  14.0   13.9   13.8   13.7   13.6


LAT...LON 4900 10099 4900 10093 4886 10090 4875 10080
      4875 10088 4890 10099



$$


Severe Thunderstorm Watch


WATCH COUNTY NOTIFICATION FOR WATCH 438
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
751 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

NDC009-015-049-055-057-059-065-075-083-101-241600-
/O.CON.KBIS.SV.A.0438.000000T0000Z-140724T1600Z/

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 438 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 11 AM CDT THIS
MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN NORTH DAKOTA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 10 COUNTIES

IN NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA

BOTTINEAU             MCHENRY               RENVILLE
WARD

IN SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA

BURLEIGH              MCLEAN                MERCER
MORTON                OLIVER                SHERIDAN

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...BEULAH...BISMARCK...BOTTINEAU...
CENTER...HAZEN...MANDAN...MCCLUSKY...MINOT...MOHALL...
TOWNER AND UNDERWOOD.

$$


Lake Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
319 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED ON FORT PECK LAKE...

.A DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHERN SASKATCHEWAN OVER
THE NEXT FEW DAYS. A COLD FRONT ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SYSTEM WILL
SWEEP THROUGH NORTHEAST MONTANA THIS MORNING WITH STRONG NORTHWEST
WINDS OCCURRING BEHIND THE FRONT THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH BELOW 20 MPH THIS EVENING...BUT ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE
AGAIN ON FRIDAY.

MTZ016-017-021>023-242200-
/O.EXT.KGGW.LW.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-140725T0600Z/
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALTA...SACO...GLASGOW...FORT PECK...
HINSDALE...FRAZER...WINNETT...JORDAN...CIRCLE
319 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT
FOR FORT PECK LAKE...

THE LAKE WIND ADVISORY FOR FORT PECK LAKE IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL MAKE OPEN WATERS OF THE LAKE ROUGH
  AND HAZARDOUS...AND MAY RESULT IN HIGH WAVES WHICH MAY TIP
  OR SWAMP SMALLER CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION IF VENTURING ONTO FORT PECK
LAKE. FOR YOUR PERSONAL SAFETY...AVOID THE OPEN WATERS. STAY
CLOSE TO SHORE OR AROUND PROTECTED AREAS.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
720 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

NDZ002>004-010>012-018-019-021-022-241315-
BOTTINEAU-BURKE-DUNN-MCHENRY-MCLEAN-MERCER-MOUNTRAIL-RENVILLE-
SHERIDAN-WARD-
720 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS IN WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA...

AT 720 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM THE CANADIAN BORDER
NORTH OF BOWBELLS THROUGH BERTHOLD TO NEAR KILLDEER...AND MOVING
EAST AT 35 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL...WINDS UP TO 35 MPH...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING...AND VERY HEAVY RAIN...WILL ACCOMPANY THESE STORMS. BY
740 AM CDT THE LINE OF STORMS WILL BE MOVING INTO
MOHALL...MINOT...AND GARRISON.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH CONTINUES UNTIL 11 AM CDT. STORMS MAY
GROW STRONGER THROUGH THE MORNING.

LAT...LON 4900 10180 4898 10057 4733 10064 4733 10241
      4900 10221 4901 10182
TIME...MOT...LOC 1218Z 277DEG 44KT 4896 10202 4860 10179
          4809 10178 4757 10212

$$

MARTIN/MATHEWS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
804 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

NDZ001-002-005-009-010-013-017-018-023-025-031>033-036-037-
040>048-050-051-251315-
DIVIDE-BURKE-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-PIERCE-MCKENZIE-DUNN-
WELLS-FOSTER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-KIDDER-STUTSMAN-SLOPE-
HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-
DICKEY-
804 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014 /704 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA...SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT...SOME POSSIBLE SEVERE
THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

CALL WEATHER REPORTS IN TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT
701-223-4582...POST THEM TO OUR SOCIAL MEDIA SITES...OR TO OUR
ON LINE REPORTING FORM ON OUR WEB PAGE.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS



$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
804 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

NDZ004-012-251315-
BOTTINEAU-MCHENRY-
804 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR PARTS OF THE SOURIS
RIVER. SEE WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS FOR MORE DETAILS.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH NUMBER 438 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CDT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT...SOME POSSIBLY SEVERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

CALL WEATHER REPORTS IN TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT
701-223-4582...POST THEM TO OUR SOCIAL MEDIA SITES...OR TO OUR
ON LINE REPORTING FORM ON OUR WEB PAGE.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS



$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
804 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

NDZ003-011-019>022-034-035-251315-
RENVILLE-WARD-MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-MORTON-BURLEIGH-
804 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH NUMBER 438 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CDT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT...SOME POSSIBLY SEVERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

CALL WEATHER REPORTS IN TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT
701-223-4582...POST THEM TO OUR SOCIAL MEDIA SITES...OR TO OUR
ON LINE REPORTING FORM ON OUR WEB PAGE.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS



$$
JV

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
652 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-251300-
BENNETT-BUTTE-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-FALL RIVER-HAAKON-
HARDING-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-JACKSON-MELLETTE-NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-
NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-PERKINS-RAPID CITY-
SHANNON-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-TODD-TRIPP-
WESTERN CROOK-WESTON-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-ZIEBACH-
652 AM MDT (752 AM CDT) THU JUL 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THERE
IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS OVER FAR NORTHWESTERN
SOUTH DAKOTA. THE MAIN HAZARD WILL BE LARGE HAIL...BUT STRONG
WIND GUSTS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

HEAT INDICES WILL REACH 105 DEGREES OVER SOUTHWESTERN AND SOUTH
CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE AGAIN FRIDAY THROUGH MIDDAY
SATURDAY...BUT WIDESPREAD SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
335 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-250945-
SOUTHERN WHEATLAND-MUSSELSHELL-TREASURE-NORTHERN ROSEBUD-CUSTER-
FALLON-NORTHERN STILLWATER-YELLOWSTONE-POWDER RIVER-CARTER-
SOUTHERN BIG HORN-EASTERN CARBON-NORTHERN PARK-
NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-GOLDEN VALLEY-RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-
NORTHERN BIG HORN-SOUTHERN ROSEBUD-JUDITH GAP-PARADISE VALLEY-
LIVINGSTON AREA-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-
CRAZY MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST BIG HORN MOUNTAINS-SHERIDAN FOOTHILLS-
335 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MONTANA...SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND NORTH
CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY. THE
COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY
WILL INCREASE THE FIRE DANGER. BE ALERT TO THE INCREASING FIRE
DANGER AND TAKE ACTIONS TO MITIGATE THE CHANCE OF STARTING A FIRE.

IN ADDITION...THERE IS A CHANCE FOR ISOLATED TO SCATTERED STRONG
TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS FAR EASTERN MONTANA THIS EVENING.
THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE STRONG WINDS AND HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
430 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-251300-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-
WEST MARSHALL-EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-
EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-
SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-
WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-TOWNER-CAVALIER-
PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
WESTERN WALSH-
430 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL INCREASE AFTER SUNSET. THERE MAY BE A
FEW STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS...WITH THE MAIN THREATS ONE INCH HAIL
AND POSSIBLY STRONG WIND GUSTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE...BUT THE POTENTIAL FOR STRONGER
STORMS IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$
TG

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
420 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-250930-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-
ROBERTS-WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-
LYMAN-BUFFALO-
420 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014 /320 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE FORECAST
AREA THIS MORNING AND THEN AGAIN THIS EVENING. WIDESPREAD SEVERE
WEATHER IS UNLIKELY...THOUGH A STRONG STORM OR TWO IS POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A FEW WEAK STORMS COULD LINGER INTO FRIDAY AND POSSIBLY FRIDAY
NIGHT. DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE MOST PART HOWEVER.
SATURDAY LOOKS TO BE WINDY WITH MILD TEMPERATURES AND LOW
HUMIDITY WHICH COULD BE A FIRE WEATHER ISSUE IF WE CONTINUE TO
SEE A LACK OF WIDESPREAD MOISTURE. DRY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WORK WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$


CONNELLY

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