Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Billings MT
1126 PM MDT Tue May 22 2018

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Big Horn-Carbon-Golden Valley-Musselshell-Park-Stillwater-
Sweet Grass-Wheatland-Yellowstone-Sheridan-
INCLUDING THE LOCATIONS OF Hardin, Crow Agency, Red Lodge, Bridger,
Joliet, Ryegate, Lavina, Roundup, Livingston, Columbus, Absarokee,
Big Timber, Harlowton, Billings, and Sheridan
1126 PM MDT Tue May 22 2018

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Montana and north central Wyoming...including the
  following...In Montana...Big Horn...Carbon... Golden
  Valley...Musselshell...Park...Stillwater...Sweet Grass...
  Wheatland and Yellowstone. In north central Wyoming...Sheridan.

* through late Wednesday night.

* Periods of showers and thunderstorms will continue through
  Wednesday. Widespread rainfall totals of 1 to 1.50 inches are
  expected, with locally higher amounts likely. Flooding is possible
  along mainstem rivers and tributaries already running high due to
  snowmelt. Some flooding of ditches and low lying areas is also
  possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood
Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared
to take action should flooding develop. Bank erosion is likely. Do
not walk near river banks as the underlying soil may be eroded. In
addition, if encountering flooded roads, Turn Around Don`t Drown.

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