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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
424 PM MDT TUE MAY 26 2015

MTC075-292130-
/O.CON.KBYZ.FA.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150529T2130Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
POWDER RIVER MT-
424 PM MDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM MDT FRIDAY FOR
CENTRAL POWDER RIVER COUNTY...

THE POWDER RIVER IN POWDER RIVER COUNTY IS RISING RAPIDLY AS OF
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...AND SIGNIFICANT FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG THE
RIVER THIS WEEK. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO CREST AT MOORHEAD BETWEEN
10 AND 12 FEET WEDNESDAY NIGHT. HIGH WATER WILL TRAVEL DOWNSTREAM TO
THE BROADUS AND POWDERVILLE AREAS AS WELL. THIS WILL BE THE HIGHEST
THAT THE RIVER HAS BEEN IN MANY YEARS.

THERE IS SOME UNCERTAINTY IN WHAT THE PEAK RIVER LEVEL WILL BE SINCE
SOME WATER WILL LEAVE THE RIVER CHANNEL UPSTREAM OF THE AREA...BUT
YOU SHOULD STILL EXPECT THE RIVER TO SPILL OUT OF ITS BANKS IN
PLACES...FLOODING FARMLAND AND POSSIBLY CAUSING PROPERTY DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE CATTLE AND FARM EQUIPMENT TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY. PREPARE
FOR RAPIDLY RISING WATER AND FLOODING NEAR THE POWDER RIVER. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 4512 10588 4545 10544 4569 10527 4579 10511
      4579 10503 4563 10521 4544 10532 4510 10582
      4500 10589 4499 10595

$$

CJS

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
946 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following river in South
Dakota...

  James River Near Columbia

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
the next 24 hours. Any additional future precipitation could affect
the forecasts. Updates will be issued as needed.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Flood waters can be very dangerous. never drive
across a flooded road...Turn around dont drown!

Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
Or your favorite local media.

For additional information...Check out our web site at
www.Weather.Gov/abr...Then left click on the rivers and lakes link.


&&

SDC013-291846-
/O.EXT.KABR.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CMBS2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150523T0345Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
946 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The James River Near Columbia
* Until further notice...
* At 9AM Tuesday the stage was 14.0 feet...
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast...
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet...
* At 15.0 feet...Significant amounts of agricultural lands are
  flooded.

&&



LAT...LON 4594 9820 4563 9837 4552 9830 4552 9818
 4563 9827 4594 9813

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
404 AM MDT WED MAY 27 2015

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-281015-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
404 AM MDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA
TODAY INTO THIS EVENING...WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE OVER
NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA. A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME
SEVERE...ESPECIALLY FROM THE BLACK HILLS EASTWARD. LARGE HAIL IS
THE MAIN THREAT...ALTHOUGH AN ISOLATED TORNADO CANT BE RULED OUT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN ON THURSDAY. THE BEST CHANCE FOR
A FEW SEVERE STORMS IS OVER SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA.

.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
357 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-280900-
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-
357 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

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 EXPECTED ACROSS CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA BY LATE
AFTERNOON OR EARLY EVENING. THIS ACTIVITY WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS
THE REGION TONIGHT. THE OVERALL SEVERE STORM THREAT IS LOW...BUT A
FEW STRONGER STORMS WITH SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS CANNOT BE
RULED OUT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA AGAIN ON THURSDAY. WITH
A BIT MORE INSTABILITY IN PLACE...SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD
BECOME STRONG TO PERHAPS SEVERE...WITH HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS BEING
THE MAIN THREATS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$
TMT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
336 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

NDZ001>005-009>013-017>023-025-031>037-040>048-050-051-280845-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-
FOSTER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-
STUTSMAN-SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-LOGAN-
LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
336 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY TODAY AND TONIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS
COULD BE STRONG...WITH SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY. THE THREAT FOR SEVERE
WEATHER WILL BE LOW.

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR FROST SATURDAY MORNING WITH TEMPERATURES IN
THE MID TO UPPER 30S.

THERE WILL BE INCREASING CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY INTO
TUESDAY. STRONG STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

AJ/NH

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