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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
243 PM CDT Sat Jul 20 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in North
  Missouri River near Williston affecting McKenzie and Williams
For the Missouri River Basin including Williston...Moderate flooding
is occurring and is expected to continue.

.The Missouri River near Williston will remain around 24 feet
through the weekend and begin a slow and steady fall on Monday.
The River is expected to remain above flood stage until at least
early August.


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


243 PM CDT Sat Jul 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Missouri River near Williston.
* until further notice.
* At 1:45 PM Saturday the stage was 24.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain around 24 feet through this
  weekend, then begin to slowly fall early next week.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Water begins to cover oil well location
  south and east of Williston. Wildlife management areas are flooded.
  City of Williston does not flood.


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

Missouri River Basin
 Williston    22 24.0 Sat 2 PM   24.0   23.9   23.8   23.7   23.5

LAT...LON 4801 10404 4815 10366 4807 10337 4795 10347
      4807 10366 4775 10404


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