Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Glasgow, MT

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
733 PM MDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Moderate to Major Severity for the
following river in Montana...
  Milk River at Saco affecting Phillips and Valley Counties

.For Phillips County, flooding will continue through this weekend, but water levels here along the Milk River are falling and are expected to drop below flood stage early next week. For Valley County, moderate to major flooding along the Milk River is expected to continue well through next week.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Residents along the Milk River need to remain alert for prolonged high water levels. Low lying areas continue to be under water.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather radio.

The latest states and forecasts for rivers and streams can be found
at our web page...
water.weather.g o v

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733 PM MDT Thu Apr 26 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Milk River at Saco.
* at 7:01 PM Thursday the stage was 23.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...by Friday evening the river will slightly rise again to just above the
  major flood stage of 24.0 feet. The forecast crest of 24.1 feet will persist
  through the weekend. By late Monday, the river will begin to slowly recede.

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LAT...LON 4835 10700 4848 10750 4865 10750 4855 10700


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            Flood     Observed             Forecast at 7AM
Location    Stage     Stage Day Time        Fri    Sat    Sun

Milk River
  Saco       20.0     23.8 Thu 07 PM      24.1   24.1   24.1

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