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Flood Statement

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WGUS85 KGGW 311621
FLSGGW
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
1021 AM MDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MONTANA...
 
  MILK RIVER AT TAMPICO AFFECTING VALLEY COUNTY 
  MILK RIVER AT GLASGOW AFFECTING VALLEY COUNTY 
  MILK RIVER AT NASHUA AFFECTING VALLEY COUNTY 

.FLOODING LOOKS TO CONTINUE ON THE LOWER MILK RIVER AT GLASGOW FOR
THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS AS LEVELS ARE DROPPING VERY SLOWLY. TAMPICO
AND NASHUA ARE EXPERIENCING FASTER FALLING LEVELS. NASHUA SHOULD
DROP BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATER TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

AVOID TRAVELLING ON FLOODED ROADS. WASHOUTS MAY BE HIDDEN UNDER THE 
WATER.

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

THE LATEST STAGES AND FORECASTS FOR RIVERS AND STREAMS CAN BE FOUND 
AT OUR WEB PAGE...
WATER.WEATHER.G O V

&&

MTC105-010721-
/O.EXT.KGGW.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140902T2100Z/
/TMPM8.2.ER.140826T1315Z.140829T1530Z.140901T2100Z.UU/
1021 AM MDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MILK RIVER AT TAMPICO.
* UNTIL TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  9:30 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 24.3 FEET. 
* FLOOD STAGE IS 23.0 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  TOMORROW AFTERNOON.

&&

LAT...LON 4830 10667 4817 10685 4830 10700 4845 10700

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MTC105-010721-
/O.EXT.KGGW.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-140906T0900Z/
/GLWM8.3.ER.140825T0451Z.140826T0725Z.140905T0900Z.NO/
1021 AM MDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MILK RIVER AT GLASGOW.
* UNTIL LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.
* AT  7:30 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.1 FEET. 
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET. 
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  FRIDAY MORNING.

&&

LAT...LON 4807 10651 4823 10651 4830 10667 4817 10685

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MTC105-010721-
/O.EXT.KGGW.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-140901T1800Z/
/NSHM8.1.ER.140826T1340Z.140827T2100Z.140831T1800Z.NO/
1021 AM MDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MILK RIVER AT NASHUA.
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  9:00 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 20.0 FEET. 
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET. 
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 
  THIS AFTERNOON.

&&

LAT...LON 4807 10651 4823 10651 4820 10620 4805 10620


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