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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Missouri Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Milk River near Dodson are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 31
Moderate Flood Stage: 28
Flood Stage: 23
Action Stage: 21
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 29.79 ft on 09/26/1986
(2) 28.14 ft on 04/23/2018
(3) 26.25 ft on 05/23/2011
(4) 25.95 ft on 06/05/2013
(5) 25.76 ft on 06/09/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 20.80 ft on 03/23/2019
(2) 28.14 ft on 04/23/2018
(3) 18.49 ft on 03/22/2017
(4) 19.29 ft on 10/06/2016
(5) 22.96 ft on 08/26/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.64 ft on 12/26/2004
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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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23.2 Lowland flooding begins.
(1) Downstream with river at 26 feet
(2) Upstream with river at 26 feet
(3) Downstream at low water
(4) Upstream at low water

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