Flathead/Mission Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 9:26 AM MDT May. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Clark Fork river near plains in...
south central Sanders County in northwestern Montana...

* until further notice.

* At 8:45 am Wednesday the stage was 15.7 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage by Thursday
morning, and will continue to rise to near 17.0 feet by Monday
evening. Additional rises are possible thereafter.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not enter or cross flowing water or water of unknown depth.

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 8:22 AM MDT May. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch for the Flathead river at Columbia Falls remains
in effect until further notice...

The Flood Watch continues for the Flathead river at
Columbia Falls...

* until further notice.

* The river is forecast to reach flood stage and remain there
through the weekend. Additional rises are likely thereafter.

* Warm temperatures, especially overnight, will be increasing
snowmelt runoff and continue to cause high water on area rivers
and streams.

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.


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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 8:22 AM MDT May. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch for the Flathead river at Columbia Falls remains
in effect until further notice...

The Flood Watch continues for the Flathead river at
Columbia Falls...

* until further notice.

* The river is forecast to reach flood stage and remain there
through the weekend. Additional rises are likely thereafter.

* Warm temperatures, especially overnight, will be increasing
snowmelt runoff and continue to cause high water on area rivers
and streams.

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.


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