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National Weather Service Pocatello ID
1152 AM MDT Sat May 27 2017

...The Flood warning continues for the following Rivers in ...

  Big Wood River at Hailey AFFECTING Blaine County


Safety Message...Persons near the River should be aware of the
expected high water and take action to protect property.


1152 AM MDT Sat May 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Wood River at Hailey.
* At 10:30 AM Saturday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Moderate Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will drop today followed by rising levels
  through the remainder of the week as temperatures begin to warm.
* Impact...At 6.7 feet...Some street flooding will occur in the
  lower sub-divisions in Hailey and Riverview Drive in Bellevue.
  Draper Preserve in Hailey is inaccessible.  Water will be over
  some secondary roads in West Ketchum.


                       Fld     Observed           Forecast 6 AM
Location               Stg   Stg Day Time       Sun    Mon    Tue

Big Wood River
  Big Wood River at Ha 6.0   5.5 Sat 10 AM      5.4    5.7    6.0


LAT...LON 4373 11440 4356 11436 4341 11428 4341 11423
      4374 11437


Flood Warning
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
1133 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017

Custer ID-Blaine ID-Butte ID-
1133 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
  Rain and Snowmelt in...
  Custer County in central Idaho...
  Blaine County in central Idaho...
  Northwestern Butte County in southeastern Idaho...

* Until 400 PM MDT Monday

* River levels have fallen over the last two days due to cooler
  temperatures, however much warmer temperatures are expected to
  return by mid-week with a resumption of snowmelt flooding issues
  once again. Emergency management officials continue to report
  flooding along the Big Wood River near Hailey and Warm Springs.
  Flooding is also occurring along the Big Lost River from Howell
  Ranch to Mackay Reservoir. Additional minor flooding is occurring
  from Leslie to the Darlington Flats, and along Antelope Creek from
  Grouse toward Darlington. Minor flooding is also occurring along
  Valley Creek near Stanley. Many back country roads may still be
  inundated with water or washed out and travel in those areas is
  not advised.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


LAT...LON 4488 11422 4475 11423 4475 11409 4449 11381
      4445 11345 4423 11332 4416 11301 4325 11383
      4324 11437 4333 11440 4333 11453 4381 11470
      4386 11498 4415 11502 4433 11529 4458 11531
      4476 11509 4472 11495 4480 11481 4458 11456



Flood Statement
National Weather Service Boise ID
1145 AM MDT Thu May 25 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Idaho..
  Boise River At Glenwood Bridge affecting Ada and Canyon Counties.

.Releases from Lucky Peak reservoir are resulting in high river
levels on the Boise River below the dam. These flows are necessary
for flood control due to high elevation snowmelt and diminishing
storage space in the reservoir system. The high flows are expected
to continue for the foreseeable future.


Persons with interests near the river should continue to take action
to protect property.


1145 AM MDT Thu May 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Boise River At Glenwood Bridge.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7000 cfs.
* Forecast...regulated flows are expected to remain near 8370 cfs
  at Glenwood Bridge with minor fluctuations possible.
* Impact...At 8370 cfs...Or 11.3 feet, large sections of the green
  belt will be submerged and severe bank erosion will occur.
  Flooding will occur in low areas close to the river in Boise,
  Garden City, Eagle and Caldwell, but the water should remain
  below the level of most residential areas. Water will seep into
  the Garden City warehouse district between 45th and 47th streets.


LAT...LON 4366 11610 4353 11613 4374 11702 4386 11699


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