Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
1100 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in North
  Little Muddy River near Williston affecting Williams County.
Minor flooding is forecast on the Little Muddy River near Williston.

.Warmer temperatures over the past few days have resulted in enough
snow melt to push the Little Muddy River into minor flood stage each
day before dropping off each night. This cycle will continue through
Sunday, with the runoff causing short term minor flooding along
the Little Muddy river.


Safety message...Do not drive into areas where water tops the
roadway. Turn around...Don`t drown. Avoid driving on flooded roads.

A follow-up product will be issued.


1100 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Muddy River near Williston.
* until Sunday evening.
* At 10:15 PM Saturday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river may rise to minor flood stage again by
  Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...CO-8 by gage road has water on it. CO-7B
  also floods at this level. The Little Muddy Recreation area near
  Williston floods.


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7PM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu

Missouri River Basin
 Williston    10  9.4 Sat 10 PM   9.7    8.1    7.1    7.0     M

LAT...LON 4830 10369 4832 10356 4810 10358
      4811 10361 4827 10362



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