Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING TOWNER...BANTRY...WESTHOPE...
WILLOW CITY...MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.RAINS ACROSS THE NORTH DAKOTA PORTION OF THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN TODAY
ARE NOT GOING TO BE ENOUGH TO CHANGE THE CURRENT DOWNWARD TREND AT ANY
LOCATION CURRENTLY ABOVE FLOOD STAGE. AT THIS POINT...THE SOURIS RIVER
NEAR TOWNER IS IN A STEADY FALL AND EXPECTED TO GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE ON
MONDAY. SIMILARLY...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE AS EARLY AS WEDNESDAY WHILE THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL
REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOMETIME IN EARLY AUGUST. ELSEWHERE IN
THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN...WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY CONTINUES TO
FALL AND WILL BE NEAR FLOOD STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.

&&

NDC009-252040-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTN8.3.ER.140630T1805Z.140706T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 14.0 FEET BY THIS
  AFTERNOON.  ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...REFUGE AREA FLOODS. THE CITY OF WESTHOPE IS
  ON HIGH GROUND AND DOES NOT FLOOD. ROAD TO GAGE IS IMPASSABLE.
  ACCESS TO DAM #357 IS OK BELOW 16 FEET.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WESTHOPE     10 14.0 THU 9 AM   13.9   13.8   13.7   13.7   13.6


LAT...LON 4900 10099 4900 10093 4886 10090 4875 10080
      4875 10088 4890 10099


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING TOWNER...BANTRY...WESTHOPE...
WILLOW CITY...MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.RAINS ACROSS THE NORTH DAKOTA PORTION OF THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN TODAY
ARE NOT GOING TO BE ENOUGH TO CHANGE THE CURRENT DOWNWARD TREND AT ANY
LOCATION CURRENTLY ABOVE FLOOD STAGE. AT THIS POINT...THE SOURIS RIVER
NEAR TOWNER IS IN A STEADY FALL AND EXPECTED TO GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE ON
MONDAY. SIMILARLY...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE AS EARLY AS WEDNESDAY WHILE THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL
REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOMETIME IN EARLY AUGUST. ELSEWHERE IN
THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN...WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY CONTINUES TO
FALL AND WILL BE NEAR FLOOD STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.

&&

NDC009-049-252040-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WLCN8.1.ER.140703T2020Z.140713T0245Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 11.3 FEET
  BY TOMORROW MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 11.5 FEET...OVERFLOW OCCURS ON LEFT BANK.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WILLOW CITY  10 11.3 THU 9 AM   11.3   11.2   11.0   10.9   10.8


LAT...LON 4858 10055 4865 10039 4869 10002 4855 10002
      4861 10037 4854 10049



$$
AJS

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING TOWNER...BANTRY...WESTHOPE...
WILLOW CITY...MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.RAINS ACROSS THE NORTH DAKOTA PORTION OF THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN TODAY
ARE NOT GOING TO BE ENOUGH TO CHANGE THE CURRENT DOWNWARD TREND AT ANY
LOCATION CURRENTLY ABOVE FLOOD STAGE. AT THIS POINT...THE SOURIS RIVER
NEAR TOWNER IS IN A STEADY FALL AND EXPECTED TO GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE ON
MONDAY. SIMILARLY...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE AS EARLY AS WEDNESDAY WHILE THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL
REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOMETIME IN EARLY AUGUST. ELSEWHERE IN
THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN...WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY CONTINUES TO
FALL AND WILL BE NEAR FLOOD STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.

&&

NDC049-252040-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-140730T1200Z/
/TOWN8.2.ER.140630T1200Z.140717T1500Z.140729T0000Z.NO/
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 52.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO HAVE A MAXIMUM VALUE OF 53.3
  FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 53.0 FEET...NO SIGNIFICANT FLOOD PROBLEMS.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 TOWNER       52   M    53.0   52.7   52.4   52.1   51.9


LAT...LON 4810 10087 4830 10050 4845 10047 4845 10037
      4821 10045 4807 10085



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING TOWNER...BANTRY...WESTHOPE...
WILLOW CITY...MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.RAINS ACROSS THE NORTH DAKOTA PORTION OF THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN TODAY
ARE NOT GOING TO BE ENOUGH TO CHANGE THE CURRENT DOWNWARD TREND AT ANY
LOCATION CURRENTLY ABOVE FLOOD STAGE. AT THIS POINT...THE SOURIS RIVER
NEAR TOWNER IS IN A STEADY FALL AND EXPECTED TO GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE ON
MONDAY. SIMILARLY...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE AS EARLY AS WEDNESDAY WHILE THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL
REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOMETIME IN EARLY AUGUST. ELSEWHERE IN
THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN...WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY CONTINUES TO
FALL AND WILL BE NEAR FLOOD STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.

&&

NDC009-049-252040-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WLCN8.1.ER.140703T2020Z.140713T0245Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 11.3 FEET
  BY TOMORROW MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 11.5 FEET...OVERFLOW OCCURS ON LEFT BANK.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WILLOW CITY  10 11.3 THU 9 AM   11.3   11.2   11.0   10.9   10.8


LAT...LON 4858 10055 4865 10039 4869 10002 4855 10002
      4861 10037 4854 10049



$$
AJS

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR TOWNER AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY AFFECTING MCHENRY COUNTY
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
  WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY AFFECTING MCHENRY AND BOTTINEAU
  COUNTIES
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING TOWNER...BANTRY...WESTHOPE...
WILLOW CITY...MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE.

.RAINS ACROSS THE NORTH DAKOTA PORTION OF THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN TODAY
ARE NOT GOING TO BE ENOUGH TO CHANGE THE CURRENT DOWNWARD TREND AT ANY
LOCATION CURRENTLY ABOVE FLOOD STAGE. AT THIS POINT...THE SOURIS RIVER
NEAR TOWNER IS IN A STEADY FALL AND EXPECTED TO GO BELOW FLOOD STAGE ON
MONDAY. SIMILARLY...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE AS EARLY AS WEDNESDAY WHILE THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL
REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SOMETIME IN EARLY AUGUST. ELSEWHERE IN
THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN...WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW CITY CONTINUES TO
FALL AND WILL BE NEAR FLOOD STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER TOPS THE
ROADWAY. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN. AVOID DRIVING ON FLOODED ROADS.

&&

NDC049-252040-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BANN8.2.ER.140704T2315Z.140723T1045Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR BANTRY.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.2 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 12.1 FEET
  BY TOMORROW MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 11.5 FEET...WATER BEGINS CROSSING THE ROAD SEVERAL
  HUNDRED FEET TO THE LEFT OF THE BRIDGE. NO TOWNS OR MAJOR ROADS ARE
  FLOODED.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 BANTRY       11 12.2 THU 9 AM   12.1   12.0   11.8   11.4   11.3


LAT...LON 4875 10088 4875 10080 4852 10039 4845 10037
      4845 10047 4860 10076

$$