Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Glasgow, MT

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...Observed Flooding Changed from Minor to Minor Severity for the
following rivers in Montana...
...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the
following rivers in Montana...
  Milk River at Dodson affecting Phillips County
  Milk River at Nashua affecting Valley County

.The Milk River continues to rise in Phillips and Valley Counties with high water expected to persist into the beginning of May. Beaver Creek near Hinsdale has fallen below flood stage and is expected to remain below flood stage into May.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Residents along the Milk River need to remain
alert for rising water levels in the river. Low lying area 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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954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
* THE Milk River at Dodson. at  9:15 PM Friday the stage was 27.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...the river is expected to crest tonight and return to minor flooding by morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4847 10806 4828 10810 4834 10834 4847 10833


&&


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

Milk River
  Dodson     23.0     27.9 Fri 09 PM      25.6   26.0   26.9

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954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
*  THE Milk River at Malta at  8:45 PM Friday the stage was 16.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by late this morning and continue
  to rise to near 17.6 feet by early Sunday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4862 10773 4840 10770 4818 10810 4840 10807
* Impact...at 19.0 feet...Cabins along the east bank of the river will
  begin to be affected by the water.

&&


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

Milk River
  Malta      16.0     16.1 Fri 09 PM      17.6   16.7   16.5

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954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
*  THE Milk River at Saco at  9:31 PM Friday the stage was 22.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...the river will continue rising to near 23.0 feet by
  early Morning morning then level off.

&&

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


&&


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

Milk River
  Saco       20.0     22.9 Fri 10 PM      22.4   22.8   23.0

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954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
* THE Milk River at Tampico at  8:30 PM Friday the stage was 25.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...the river will continue rising to near 26.1 feet by
  Sunday early morning then level off.

&&

LAT...LON 4830 10667 4817 10685 4830 10700 4845 10700
* Impact...at 25.5 feet...County gravel roads north of the Milk River
  become impassable.

&&


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

Milk River
  Tampico    23.0     25.8 Fri 08 PM      25.9   26.1   26.1

$$

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954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
* THE Milk River at Glasgow at  9:00 PM Friday the stage was 26.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...the river will continue rising to near 29.8 feet by
  Friday morning then level off.

&&

LAT...LON 4807 10651 4817 10685 4830 10667 4823 10651
* Impact...at 29.5 feet...Livestock/feedlots adjacent to Milk River
  become isolated by flood water. Livestock relocation to higher
  ground should have started.

&&


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

Milk River
  Glasgow    25.0     26.9 Fri 09 PM      28.1   28.6   29.1

$$

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954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
* THE Milk River at Nashua at  9:00 PM Friday the stage was 18.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
  continue to rise to near 23.0 feet by Wednesday early afternoon.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.

&&

LAT...LON 4807 10651 4823 10651 4820 10620 4805 10620


&&


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

Milk River
  Nashua     20.0     18.3 Fri 09 PM      20.3   21.0   21.8

$$



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