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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Missoula MT
541 PM MDT Sun May 31 2020

...The National Weather Service in Missoula MT has issued a Flood
Watch for the following rivers in Montana...

  Flathead River At Columbia Falls affecting Flathead County.

.Due to recent rainfall and snow melt, the Flathead River at
Columbia Falls will continue to rise.  .

For the Flathead River...including At Columbia Falls...flooding is
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.


MTC029-012345-
/O.NEW.KMSO.FL.A.0006.200531T2341Z-200601T2334Z/
/CFMM8.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
541 PM MDT Sun May 31 2020

The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a

* Flood Watch for
  the Flathead River At Columbia Falls.
* From this afternoon to Monday afternoon.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
  at 4:45 PM MDT Sunday was 13.7 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached based on the latest forecast
  information.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet, Flooding of farmers crops adjacent to the
  Flathead River is likely. Sections of the Steel Bridge Road become
  inundated with water and impassable.


&&

LAT...LON 4818 11414 4816 11412 4812 11411 4810 11408
      4804 11411 4805 11415 4813 11417 4811 11422
      4818 11430 4825 11426 4833 11425 4838 11421
      4840 11412 4847 11411 4845 11400 4837 11402
      4832 11416 4828 11418 4825 11418 4818 11423

$$




Flood Warning

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Missoula MT
511 PM MDT Sun May 31 2020

...The National Weather Service in Missoula MT has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Montana...

  North Fork Flathead River At Canadian Border affecting Flathead
  County.

.Due to heavy rain and snowmelt.  The North Fork Flathead River at
the Canadian Border has exceeded Flood Stage and continues to rise.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


MTC029-011800-
/O.NEW.KMSO.FL.W.0002.200531T2311Z-200601T1800Z/
/NFFQ2.1.ER.200531T2133Z.200531T2145Z.200531T2359Z.NO/
511 PM MDT Sun May 31 2020

The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the North Fork Flathead River At Canadian Border.
* From this afternoon to Monday afternoon.
* Flood stage is 10.5 feet.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
  at 4:45 PM MDT Sunday was 10.8 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to begin to lower overnight
  Sunday night and Monday morning.
* Impact...At 10.5 feet, Flooding affects low lying areas adjacent
  to the river. County roads from the Canadian Border to Polebridge
  become inundated with water.


&&

LAT...LON 4892 11434 4888 11433 4884 11430 4881 11440
      4886 11443 4894 11445 4899 11452 4899 11437

$$



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