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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE, WA
542 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...Flood warnings continue for the following rivers and lakes in
Washington...Idaho...
  Spokane River at Spokane AFFECTING Spokane County
  St Joe River at St Maries AFFECTING Benewah County


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=otx

The spring snow melt runoff in lakes and rivers is dangerously cold
and can be life threatening for those that come into contact with the
water. Take appropriate precautions.

Be aware of large debris in the river. High water levels can push
logs and other large debris into the river...increasing the danger to
people and boats.

Never drive cars...Trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow for safe passage. As little
as one foot of water on the road can move most vehicles off the road.

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542 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Spokane River at Spokane.
* until April 4th.
* At 4:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 27.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to slowly fall over the next
  week. By Tuesday, April fourth, the Spokane River may fall
  below the flood stage of 27 feet.

&&

LAT...LON 4761 11704 4764 11747 4775 11754 4772 11705 4761 11704


* At  28.0 feet...Flooding in sections of Peaceful Valley is likely.
  Minor flooding along Upriver Drive and in the Riverpoint Industrial
  area is also possible.
* At  27.5 feet...Water will be over one lane of Upriver Drive between
  Stone and Regal Streets and encroach onto the shoulder of the road
  in other sections of Upriver Drive between Stone and Granite
  Streets.
* At  27.0 feet...Significant stretches of the Centennial Trail
  between Mission Avenue and Greene Street will be inundated. Minor
  flooding will occur along the river`s edge in Peaceful Valley Park
  and in the yards of homes at the east end of Water Street. The
  River may back up through storm drains onto Main Street near its
  intersection with Elm Street in Peaceful Valley. Minor flooding of
  low lying areas along the Spokane River Valley will occur.
* At  25.4 feet...Sections of the Centennial Trail along Upriver
  Drive, between Mission Avenue and Greene Street, will be covered in
  water. Water will be at the trail`s edge in several locations along
  this same stretch.


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE, WA
542 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...Flood warnings continue for the following rivers and lakes in
Washington...Idaho...
  Spokane River at Spokane AFFECTING Spokane County
  St Joe River at St Maries AFFECTING Benewah County


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=otx

The spring snow melt runoff in lakes and rivers is dangerously cold
and can be life threatening for those that come into contact with the
water. Take appropriate precautions.

Be aware of large debris in the river. High water levels can push
logs and other large debris into the river...increasing the danger to
people and boats.

Never drive cars...Trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow for safe passage. As little
as one foot of water on the road can move most vehicles off the road.

&&

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542 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The St Joe River at St Maries.
* until further notice.
* At  4:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 33.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...Rain today and tonight will likely push the river
  near 35 feet by Thursday evening. The Saint Joe River should
  gradually fall over the weekend and early next week, and may
  below the flood stage of 32.5 feet late in the week.

&&

LAT...LON 4701 11627 4717 11663 4728 11668 4740 11665 4735 11632


* At  35.0 feet...Water will be up to Aqua Avenue in St Maries.
* At  33.0 feet...Water may be over St Joe City Road.
* At  32.5 feet...Minor flooding will occur throughout the low lying
  areas of the St Joe Valley. Water will be observed behind levees
  due to seepage. Minor flooding of the Aqua Park along the river`s
  edge. Outbuildings along the river that are not behind levees may
  be flooded.


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
619 AM MDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

.The flow remains around 8100 CFS on the Boise River at Glenwood
Bridge. This action is part of a flood control effort by the U.S.
Army Corp of Engineers prompted by the very deep snow pack in the
mountains. Minor flooding in low areas near the river will
continue.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Persons with interests near these flooded rivers should continue to
take action to protect property.

&&

IDC001-027-300619-
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619 AM MDT WED MAR 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Boise River At Glenwood Bridge.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:45 AM Wednesday the flow was 8160 cfs.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7000 cfs.
* Forecast...The river will continue at a stage near 8100 cfs
  through tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 8900 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. The river will spill over its banks between
  45th and 46th Street in Garden City into the warehouse district.

&&

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


$$

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