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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1046 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 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...MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.RECENT RAINS IN THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN OF NORTH DAKOTA HAVE NOT PRODUCED
MUCH RUNOFF EVEN THOUGH RUNOFF IN THE SASKATCHEWAN PORTION OF THE SOURIS
RIVER BASIN REMAINS SOMEWHAT ELEVATED FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR. REGARDLESS...
SOURIS RIVER FORECAST POINTS CURRENTLY ABOVE FLOOD STAGE REMAIN IN A SLOW
BUT STEADY DOWNWARD TREND. THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AND BANTRY WILL
FALL TO FLOOD STAGE AROUND TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY WHILE THE SOURIS RIVER
NEAR WESTHOPE WILL CONTINUE TO FALL BUT REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL
SOMETIME PAST THE FIRST WEEK OF AUGUST. ELSEWHERE...WILLOW CREEK NEAR
WILLOW CITY CONTINUES ITS VERY SLOW FALL FROM RECENT HIGHS AND WILL REMAIN
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOME TIME IN EARLY AUGUST. WITH ONLY MODEST
AMOUNTS OF RAIN IN THE FORECAST FOR THE COMING WEEK...THERE APPEARS TO BE
NO SIGNIFICANT RISK OF RETURNING TO RECENT HIGH WATER MARKS.


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.


&&

NDC049-291546-
/O.EXT.KBIS.FL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-140731T1800Z/
/BANN8.2.ER.140704T2315Z.140723T1045Z.140731T0600Z.NO/
1046 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY.
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  9:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.
* 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   SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 BANTRY       11 12.1 FRI 9 AM   12.0   11.8   11.4   11.3   11.1


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1046 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 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...MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.RECENT RAINS IN THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN OF NORTH DAKOTA HAVE NOT PRODUCED
MUCH RUNOFF EVEN THOUGH RUNOFF IN THE SASKATCHEWAN PORTION OF THE SOURIS
RIVER BASIN REMAINS SOMEWHAT ELEVATED FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR. REGARDLESS...
SOURIS RIVER FORECAST POINTS CURRENTLY ABOVE FLOOD STAGE REMAIN IN A SLOW
BUT STEADY DOWNWARD TREND. THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AND BANTRY WILL
FALL TO FLOOD STAGE AROUND TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY WHILE THE SOURIS RIVER
NEAR WESTHOPE WILL CONTINUE TO FALL BUT REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL
SOMETIME PAST THE FIRST WEEK OF AUGUST. ELSEWHERE...WILLOW CREEK NEAR
WILLOW CITY CONTINUES ITS VERY SLOW FALL FROM RECENT HIGHS AND WILL REMAIN
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOME TIME IN EARLY AUGUST. WITH ONLY MODEST
AMOUNTS OF RAIN IN THE FORECAST FOR THE COMING WEEK...THERE APPEARS TO BE
NO SIGNIFICANT RISK OF RETURNING TO RECENT HIGH WATER MARKS.


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.


&&

NDC009-291546-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTN8.3.ER.140630T1805Z.140706T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1046 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 13.9 FEET.
* 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   SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WESTHOPE     10 13.9 FRI 9 AM   13.9   13.8   13.7   13.7   13.7


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1046 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 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...MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.RECENT RAINS IN THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN OF NORTH DAKOTA HAVE NOT PRODUCED
MUCH RUNOFF EVEN THOUGH RUNOFF IN THE SASKATCHEWAN PORTION OF THE SOURIS
RIVER BASIN REMAINS SOMEWHAT ELEVATED FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR. REGARDLESS...
SOURIS RIVER FORECAST POINTS CURRENTLY ABOVE FLOOD STAGE REMAIN IN A SLOW
BUT STEADY DOWNWARD TREND. THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AND BANTRY WILL
FALL TO FLOOD STAGE AROUND TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY WHILE THE SOURIS RIVER
NEAR WESTHOPE WILL CONTINUE TO FALL BUT REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL
SOMETIME PAST THE FIRST WEEK OF AUGUST. ELSEWHERE...WILLOW CREEK NEAR
WILLOW CITY CONTINUES ITS VERY SLOW FALL FROM RECENT HIGHS AND WILL REMAIN
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOME TIME IN EARLY AUGUST. WITH ONLY MODEST
AMOUNTS OF RAIN IN THE FORECAST FOR THE COMING WEEK...THERE APPEARS TO BE
NO SIGNIFICANT RISK OF RETURNING TO RECENT HIGH WATER MARKS.


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.


&&

NDC009-049-291546-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WLCN8.1.ER.140703T2020Z.140713T0245Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1046 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM FRIDAY 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 TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 11.2 FEET
  BY TOMORROW MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 11.5 FEET...OVERFLOW OCCURS ON LEFT BANK.

&&


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

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WILLOW CITY  10 11.4 FRI 9 AM   11.2   11.1   11.0   10.9   10.8


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1046 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 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...MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.RECENT RAINS IN THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN OF NORTH DAKOTA HAVE NOT PRODUCED
MUCH RUNOFF EVEN THOUGH RUNOFF IN THE SASKATCHEWAN PORTION OF THE SOURIS
RIVER BASIN REMAINS SOMEWHAT ELEVATED FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR. REGARDLESS...
SOURIS RIVER FORECAST POINTS CURRENTLY ABOVE FLOOD STAGE REMAIN IN A SLOW
BUT STEADY DOWNWARD TREND. THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AND BANTRY WILL
FALL TO FLOOD STAGE AROUND TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY WHILE THE SOURIS RIVER
NEAR WESTHOPE WILL CONTINUE TO FALL BUT REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL
SOMETIME PAST THE FIRST WEEK OF AUGUST. ELSEWHERE...WILLOW CREEK NEAR
WILLOW CITY CONTINUES ITS VERY SLOW FALL FROM RECENT HIGHS AND WILL REMAIN
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOME TIME IN EARLY AUGUST. WITH ONLY MODEST
AMOUNTS OF RAIN IN THE FORECAST FOR THE COMING WEEK...THERE APPEARS TO BE
NO SIGNIFICANT RISK OF RETURNING TO RECENT HIGH WATER MARKS.


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.


&&

NDC049-291546-
/O.EXT.KBIS.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-140730T0600Z/
/TOWN8.2.ER.140630T1200Z.140717T1500Z.140728T1800Z.NO/
1046 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER.
* UNTIL LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 52.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO HAVE A MAXIMUM VALUE OF 52.9
  FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 53.0 FEET...NO SIGNIFICANT FLOOD PROBLEMS.

&&


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

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 TOWNER       52   M    52.6   52.3   52.1   51.8   51.7


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



$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1005 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ARKANSAS...

  CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON AFFECTING JACKSON AND WOODRUFF COUNTIES


RIVER FORECASTS ARE BASED ON CURRENT CONDITIONS AND RAINFALL
FORECASTED TO OCCUR OVER THE NEXT 12 HOURS. DURING PERIODS OF
FLOODING...EVENING FORECASTS ARE REISSUED WITH UPDATED RAINFALL
FORECASTS.

OBSERVED AND FORECASTED STAGE DATA PLOTS ARE AVAILABLE ON OUR
ADVANCED HYDROLOGIC PREDICTION SERVICE WEB PAGE AT...
WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/LZK
UNDER THE CURRENT CONDITIONS SECTION...SELECT RIVER AND LAKES AHPS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN
DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.

EVERYONE WITH PROPERTY OR OTHER INTEREST ALONG STREAMS AND RIVERS
SHOULD REMAIN ALERT TO CHANGING WEATHER FORECAST. SHOULD CONDITIONS
CHANGE...LOOK FOR RIVER FORECAST OR FLOOD WARNINGS FOR USE IN MAKING
INFORMED DECISIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.


&&

ARC067-147-260605-
/O.NEW.KLZK.FL.W.0043.140728T1200Z-000000T0000Z/
/PTTA4.1.ER.140728T1200Z.140730T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1005 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON.
* FROM MONDAY MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
  CANCELLED.
* AT 9:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.1 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY MONDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 8.5 FEET BY TUESDAY EVENING.
* IMPACTS AT 8.0 FEET...LOW SWAMPY TIMBERLAND ALONG THE RIVER BEGINS TO FLOOD.
  FLOOD GATES SHOULD BE CLOSED AND EQUIPMENT MOVED OUT OF THE LOW GROUNDS ALONG
  THE RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES.


&&

             FLD  OBSERVED                  FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION     STG  STG  DAY TIME    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED

CACHE RIVER
  PATTERSON    8   7.1 FRI 09 AM    7.1    7.2    8.0    8.4    8.4


&&


LAT...LON 3510 9133 3522 9128 3539 9123 3538 9113
      3521 9117 3508 9122



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
951 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR...THE CYPRESS CREEK
AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS...

.RUNOFF FROM PREVIOUS HEAVY RAIN CONTINUES TO KEEP CYPRESS CREEK
IN A MINOR FLOOD STAGE. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE IN
THE FORECAST WHICH WILL LIKELY PREVENT THE CREEK FROM DROPPING BELOW
FLOOD STAGE THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC101-261351-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WRGF1.1.ER.140718T0500Z.140725T0515Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
951 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
* AT 09 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.2 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS AT THE RECREATION AREA ON STATE ROAD
  54.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 8.8 FEET ON SEP 30
  2013.

&&


             FLD   OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION     STG   STG  DAY  TIME   SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED

CYPRESS CREEK
 WORTHINGTON   8   9.2  FRI 09 AM   9.2    9.2    9.1    8.6    8.1


&&


LAT...LON 2819 8234 2814 8234 2814 8240 2819 8240




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
252 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

MNC071-137-252100-
/O.CON.KDLH.FA.W.0002.000000T0000Z-140725T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ST. LOUIS MN-KOOCHICHING MN-
252 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTHEASTERN KOOCHICHING AND
EXTREME NORTHWESTERN ST. LOUIS COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM CDT FRIDAY...

AT 252 PM CDT...FLOODING CONTINUED DUE TO HIGH WATER LEVELS ON RAINY
LAKE. THE WATER LEVELS OF RAINY LAKE AT THE WATER SURVEY CANADA
GAUGE NEAR FORT FRANCES HAVE RECEDED NEARLY 7 INCHES SINCE
JULY 14. THE LAKE OF THE WOODS CONTROL BOARD FORECASTS LAKE LEVELS
TO CONTINUE RECEDING THROUGH JULY 28.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...SHORELINE
LOCATIONS ALONG RAINY LAKE.

WHILE HIGH WATER IS IMPACTING THE AREA...MANY AREA RESORTS REMAIN
OPEN FOR BUSINESS. SEVERAL CAMPSITES AT VOYAGEURS NATIONAL PARK HAVE
REOPENED...HOWEVER SOME SITES REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT FLOODING TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY SO THAT THEY
MAY TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO CLOSE FLOODED ROADWAYS. THEY WILL
RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN.

&&

LAT...LON 4851 9281 4856 9311 4858 9328 4864 9333
      4864 9295 4856 9266 4850 9261

$$

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