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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1044 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING WESTHOPE...MINOR FLOODING IS
OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE.

.THE CURRENT DOWNWARD TREND IN THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE IS MOST
LIKELY TO CONTINUE OVER THE NEAR TERM DESPITE INCOMING RAINS THROUGH
SUNDAY. ONCE THE RAINS HAVE MATERIALIZED...THERE IS A DISTINCT
POSSIBILITY OF AT LEAST A SLOW DOWN IN THE CURRENT TREND...OR FOR A
MODEST RISE IN THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.


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.


&&

NDC009-261544-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTN8.3.ER.140630T1805Z.140706T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1044 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 10:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 11.3 FEET THROUGH TODAY.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...WILDLIFE AND REFUGE FLOODING ONLY.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WESTHOPE     10 11.3 FRI 10 AM  11.2   11.1   11.1   11.1   11.0


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



$$
AJS


Lake Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
301 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MTZ016-017-021>023-230515-
/O.EXT.KGGW.LW.Y.0032.140822T2101Z-140824T0600Z/
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
301 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

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

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...EAST 15 TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG EAST WINDS WILL MAKE BOATING ROUGH AND
  HAZARDOUS ACROSS FORT PECK LAKE...AND MAY RESULT IN HIGH
  WAVES WHICH MAY TIP OR SWAMP SMALLER CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$


Flood Watch


FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
350 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAVY RAIN THIS WEEKEND...

.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS TO WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY. PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA
TONIGHT AND SPREAD ACROSS THE CENTRAL SATURDAY AND SATURDAY
NIGHT...THEN END FROM SOUTH TO NORTH ON SUNDAY. RAINFALL AMOUNTS
BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA...WITH
THE POTENTIAL FOR EVEN HIGHER AMOUNTS.

RAINFALL OVER THE PAST WEEK HAS KEPT SOIL MOISTURE VERY HIGH
ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN COULD
LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING...AND FLOODING OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND
SOME RIVERS.

STAY UP TO DATE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS AND FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL
MEDIA.


NDZ001>005-009>013-021>023-035-036-047-230500-
/O.NEW.KBIS.FA.A.0002.140823T1500Z-140824T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-LOGAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...
BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...MINOT...TOWNER...
RUGBY...GARRISON...MCCLUSKY...HARVEY...BISMARCK...STEELE...
NAPOLEON
350 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...
  NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA AND
  SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN
  NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...BOTTINEAU...MCHENRY...PIERCE...
  RENVILLE...ROLETTE AND WARD. IN NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...
  BURKE...DIVIDE...MOUNTRAIL AND WILLIAMS. IN SOUTH CENTRAL
  NORTH DAKOTA...BURLEIGH...KIDDER...MCLEAN...SHERIDAN AND
  WELLS. IN SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA...LOGAN.

* FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON

* BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL OVER NEARLY SATURATED SOILS.

* FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAM AND NORMALLY LOW DRAINAGE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING. MONITOR
FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING
IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO MOVE TO HIGHER
GROUND SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
350 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAVY RAIN THIS WEEKEND...

.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS TO WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY. PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA
TONIGHT AND SPREAD ACROSS THE CENTRAL SATURDAY AND SATURDAY
NIGHT...THEN END FROM SOUTH TO NORTH ON SUNDAY. RAINFALL AMOUNTS
BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA...WITH
THE POTENTIAL FOR EVEN HIGHER AMOUNTS.

RAINFALL OVER THE PAST WEEK HAS KEPT SOIL MOISTURE VERY HIGH
ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN COULD
LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING...AND FLOODING OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND
SOME RIVERS.

STAY UP TO DATE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS AND FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL
MEDIA.


NDZ017>020-031>034-040>046-050-230500-
/O.NEW.KBIS.FA.A.0002.140823T0600Z-140824T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-MCINTOSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...BEULAH...
HAZEN...CENTER...BEACH...MEDORA...DICKINSON...MANDAN...MARMARTH...
MOTT...ELGIN...BOWMAN...HETTINGER...FORT YATES...LINTON...ASHLEY
350 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /250 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM CDT /MIDNIGHT MDT/ SATURDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH
  CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST
  NORTH DAKOTA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN NORTHWEST
  NORTH DAKOTA...MCKENZIE. IN SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...
  EMMONS...GRANT...MERCER...MORTON...OLIVER AND SIOUX. IN
  SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA...MCINTOSH. IN SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...
   ADAMS...BILLINGS...BOWMAN...DUNN...GOLDEN VALLEY...
  HETTINGER... SLOPE AND STARK.

* FROM 1 AM CDT /MIDNIGHT MDT/ SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON

* BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL OVER NEARLY SATURATED SOILS.

* FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAM AND NORMALLY LOW DRAINAGE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING. MONITOR
FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING
IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO MOVE TO HIGHER
GROUND SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
641 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NDZ004-232345-
BOTTINEAU-
641 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

A RIVER FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR
WESTHOPE. SEE THE RIVERS AND LAKES TAB AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS FOR
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
SATURDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. HEAVY RAIN IS LIKELY...AND
THIS COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING AND QUICK RISES IN SMALL
STREAMS THIS WEEKEND. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE OF AREAS THAT
EXPERIENCED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST WEEK. MORE
DETAILS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE FLOOD WATCH THAT HAS BEEN ISSUED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...INCLUDING NEW FLOODING...TO NWS BISMARCK
AT 701-223-4582...OR VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

&&

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
641 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NDZ017>020-031>034-040>046-050-232345-
MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-MCINTOSH-
641 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /541 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO THIS
EVENING...AND BECOME MORE NUMEROUS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A FLOOD WATCH
HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR SOUTHWESTERN AND PARTS OF SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA BEGINNING AROUND MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT.

MANY AREAS RECEIVED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST WEEK.
THESE AREAS ARE MOST FAVORED FOR OVERLAND FLOODING. SMALL STREAMS
AND COULEES MAY ALSO FLOOD DUE TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF. MORE DETAILS
ARE AVAILABLE IN THE LATEST HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE SATURDAY
AND SUNDAY. HEAVY RAIN IS LIKELY...AND THIS COULD LEAD TO
OVERLAND FLOODING AND QUICK RISES IN SMALL STREAMS THIS WEEKEND.
THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE OF AREAS THAT EXPERIENCED SEVERAL INCHES
OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST WEEK. MORE DETAILS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE
FLOOD WATCH THAT HAS BEEN ISSUED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...INCLUDING NEW FLOODING...TO NWS BISMARCK
AT 701-223-4582...OR VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

&&

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



$$
WA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
641 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NDZ001>003-005-009>013-021>023-035-036-047-232345-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-MCHENRY-
PIERCE-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-LOGAN-
641 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS PORTIONS
OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE
WIDESPREAD SATURDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. HEAVY RAIN IS
LIKELY...AND THIS COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING AND QUICK RISES
IN SMALL STREAMS THIS WEEKEND. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE OF AREAS
THAT EXPERIENCED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST WEEK. MORE
DETAILS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE FLOOD WATCH THAT HAS BEEN ISSUED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...INCLUDING NEW FLOODING...TO NWS BISMARCK
AT 701-223-4582...OR VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

&&

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
641 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NDZ025-037-048-051-232345-
FOSTER-STUTSMAN-LA MOURE-DICKEY-
641 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE
WIDESPREAD SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. HEAVY
RAIN IS POSSIBLE...AND THIS COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING AND
QUICK RISES IN SMALL STREAMS THIS WEEKEND. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE
OF AREAS THAT EXPERIENCED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE LAST
WEEK.

A FLOOD WATCH MAY BE NEEDED FOR THE JAMES RIVER VALLEY. STAY TUNED
FOR UPDATES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...INCLUDING NEW FLOODING...TO NWS BISMARCK
AT 701-223-4582...OR VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

&&

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



$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
320 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-232130-
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-
320 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

RAINFALL WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD AND IS EXPECTED TO BECOME HEAVY
AT TIMES TONIGHT. THOSE IN AREAS THAT ARE EASILY SUSCEPTIBLE TO
MINOR FLOODING FROM ELEVATED STREAMS OR THOSE THAT LIVE IN BURN
SCAR AREAS SHOULD MONITOR THE WEATHER.

THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE OF STRONG TO SEVERE WIND GUSTS WITH
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS EVENING ACROSS SHERIDAN COUNTY
WYOMING...AS WELL AS POWDER RIVER AND CARTER COUNTIES IN MONTANA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A COOL AND WET WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND
WITH WIDESPREAD RAINFALL. THE RAIN IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN TAPERING
OFF BY SUNDAY NIGHT. LOCALIZED AREAS OF HEAVIER RAINFALL ARE
POSSIBLE. PEOPLE WHO LIVE NEAR STREAMS OR NEAR BURN SCARS SHOULD
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE WEATHER CLOSELY FOR POSSIBLE SMALL STREAM
FLOODING.

TRAVELERS ON THE BEARTOOTH PASS AND THOSE WITH RECREATION PLANS
IN THE HIGH COUNTRY SHOULD NOTE THAT A COUPLE INCHES OF SLUSHY
SNOW ARE POSSIBLE BOTH SATURDAY MORNING AND SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS WOULD LIKELY BE LIMITED TO ELEVATIONS AROUND 10000
FEET OR ABOVE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
309 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MTZ016>027-059>062-231100-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
DANIELS-SHERIDAN-WESTERN ROOSEVELT-PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
RICHLAND-DAWSON-PRAIRIE-WIBAUX-NORTHERN PHILLIPS-
SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-EASTERN ROOSEVELT-
309 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY FOR FORT PECK LAKE IS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR EAST WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

MUCH COOLER AND WETTER WEATHER IS EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND AS A
LARGE STORM SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS THE REGION. HEAVY RAINFALL IS
POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT...SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
623 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MNZ001>009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-231130-
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-
623 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014


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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA AND
ADJACENT PARTS OF WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EARLY THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED SATURDAY AND
SATURDAY NIGHT OVER PARTS OF EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA AND NORTHWEST
AND WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA. THE CHANCE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE ROUGHLY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM BINFORD ND TO GRAND FORKS TO
BERNER MN TO BEMIDJI MN. SOME LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS CAN BE
EXPECTED. ALSO LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE.

MOIST UNSTABLE AIR WILL CONTINUE MOVING NORTH INTO THE RED RIVER
VALLEY TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY AND PRODUCE THE SEVERE WEATHER FOR
SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED.

$$

HOPPES

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
430 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-231300-
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-
430 AM MDT (530 AM CDT) FRI AUG 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE DAY WITH NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT
ANTICIPATED...BUT LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE WITH STRONGER
STORMS TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH THE WEEK. WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED
AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT 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
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
447 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-231000-
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-
447 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /347 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 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

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY MAINLY ALONG AND WEST OF THE
JAMES RIVER VALLEY. THE SEVERE STORM THREAT IS LOW. LATE TONIGHT
MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL SPREAD NORTHWARD INTO SOUTHERN SOUTH
DAKOTA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED OVER THE REGION ON
SATURDAY. THIS IS A COMPLEX STORM SYSTEM AND THE SEVERE STORM
THREAT IS UNCLEAR AT THIS TIME...BUT IT WOULD APPEAR THAT EASTERN
PORTIONS OF THE FORECAST AREA STAND THE BEST CHANCE TO SEE STRONG
TO SEVERE STORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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TMT


Hydrologic Outlook


HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
352 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /252 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

...WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN THIS WEEKEND...

MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN ARE FORECAST
TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA.

HEAVY RAIN COULD LEAD TO OVERLAND FLOODING...AND FLOODING OF
CREEKS...STREAMS...AND RIVERS. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE FOR THOSE
AREAS THAT RECEIVED HEAVY RAIN THIS PAST WEEK.

DO NOT CAMP IN LOW LYING AREAS AND STAY AWAY FROM CREEKS AND
STREAMS.

STAY UP TO DATE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS AND FOLLOW THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE ON SOCIAL MEDIA. STAY WEATHER READY.

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AJ

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