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Special Weather Statement

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Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Billings MT

234 PM MDT WED JUN 20 2018

 

MTZ031-058-202130-

Southern Rosebud MT-Northern Rosebud MT-

234 PM MDT WED JUN 20 2018



...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...



At 229 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated scattered showers and 

thunderstorms over Rosebud county. These slow moving storms are 

producing heavy rainfall rates of 1 to 3 inches per hour. With the 

slow storm movement localized flooding may develop. 



Be alert for rising water and move to higher ground if flooding is 

witnessed. Drivers should slow down and expect poor visibility and 

ponding of water on roadways. 



Locations impacted include...

Colstrip, Forsyth, Lame Deer, Ashland, Rosebud, Vananda, Rock

Springs, Cartersville, Birney Village and Northern Cheyenne Indian

Reservation.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to 

localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded 

roadways.



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LAT...LON 4684 10620 4536 10629 4537 10673 4567 10673

      4569 10692 4583 10688 4583 10694 4613 10694

      4614 10701 4639 10703 4640 10714 4686 10724

TIME...MOT...LOC 2029Z 311DEG 73KT 4561 10651 



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Chambers



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