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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Billings MT
130 PM MDT Thu Jun 8 2023

.Scattered thunderstorms will continue to develop and form across
the area this afternoon, continuing into late tonight. These storms
are forming in a very moist airmass and moving slowly, resulting in
locally very heavy rainfall. Given the saturated soils from recent
rainfall, any precipitation will run off quickly resulting in high
potential for flash flooding near any thunderstorms.

Musselshell-Treasure-Northern Rosebud-Northern Stillwater-
Northern Park-Golden Valley-Red Lodge Foothills-Northern Big Horn-
Southern Rosebud-Judith Gap-Paradise Valley-Livingston Area-
Beartooth Foothills-Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains-Crazy Mountains-
Southern Big Horn-Southeastern Carbon-Northern Sweet Grass-
Bighorn Canyon-Northern Carbon-Pryor/Northern Bighorn Mountains-
Melville Foothills-Northeastern Yellowstone-Southern Wheatland-
Southwestern Yellowstone-Northeast Bighorn Mountains-Sheridan
Including the locations of Colstrip, Columbus, Billings, McLeod,
Pryor, Cooke City, Clyde Park, Fromberg, Wilsall, Hardin,
Harlowton, Bridger, Red Lodge, Melville, Burgess Jct, Custer,
Hysham, Fort Smith, Lodge Grass, Absarokee, Joliet, Crow Agency,
Emigrant, Sheridan, Lame Deer, Big Timber, Lavina, Fishtail,
Pompeys Pillar, Judith Gap, Roundup, Livingston, Forsyth, and
130 PM MDT Thu Jun 8 2023


* WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be

* WHERE...Portions of Montana, including the following areas,
  Absaroka/Beartooth Mountains, Beartooth Foothills, Bighorn Canyon,
  Crazy Mountains, Golden Valley, Judith Gap, Livingston Area,
  Melville Foothills, Musselshell, Northeastern Yellowstone,
  Northern Big Horn, Northern Carbon, Northern Park, Northern
  Rosebud, Northern Stillwater, Northern Sweet Grass, Paradise
  Valley, Pryor/Northern Bighorn Mountains, Red Lodge Foothills,
  Southeastern Carbon, Southern Big Horn, Southern Rosebud, Southern
  Wheatland, Southwestern Yellowstone and Treasure. Portions of
  north central Wyoming, including the following areas, Northeast
  Bighorn Mountains and Sheridan Foothills.

* WHEN...Through late tonight.

* IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers,
  creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations.
  Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas. Low-water
  crossings may be flooded. Storm drains and ditches may become
  clogged with debris flooding and damaging roads, especially
  unpaved rural roads.

Flash flooding and debris flows are possible in and near area burn
scars including the American Fork, BobCat, Peterson, Robertson
Draw, Crooked Creek and Crater Ridge burn areas.

  - Scattered slow moving thunderstorms may produce very heavy
    rainfall this afternoon through late tonight. Soils are
    saturated from recent heavy rainfall, and thus any
    precipitation will run off quickly resulting in high
    potential for flash flooding near any thunderstorms.


You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.




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