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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 9:54 PM MDT Apr. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
* The milk river at Nashua at 9:00 PM Friday the stage was 18.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
continue to rise to near 23.0 feet by Wednesday early afternoon.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.


Lat... Lon 4807 10651 4823 10651 4820 10620 4805 10620




            flood observed forecast at 7am
location stage stage day time Sat sun Mon

Milk river
Nashua 20.0 18.3 Fri 09 PM 20.3 21.0 21.8




954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
* The milk river at Glasgow at 9:00 PM Friday the stage was 26.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 29.8 feet by
Friday morning then level off.


Lat... Lon 4807 10651 4817 10685 4830 10667 4823 10651
* impact... at 29.5 feet... livestock/feedlots adjacent to milk river
become isolated by flood water. Livestock relocation to higher
ground should have started.



            Flood observed forecast at 7am
location stage stage day time Sat sun Mon

Milk river
Glasgow 25.0 26.9 Fri 09 PM 28.1 28.6 29.1




954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
* The milk river at Tampico at 8:30 PM Friday the stage was 25.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.1 feet by
Sunday early morning then level off.


Lat... Lon 4830 10667 4817 10685 4830 10700 4845 10700
* impact... at 25.5 feet... County gravel roads north of the milk river
become impassable.



            Flood observed forecast at 7am
location stage stage day time Sat sun Mon

Milk river
Tampico 23.0 25.8 Fri 08 PM 25.9 26.1 26.1




954 PM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
* until further notice.
* The milk river at Saco at 9:31 PM Friday the stage was 22.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 23.0 feet by
early morning morning then level off.


Lat... Lon 4835 10700 4848 10750 4865 10750 4855 10700




            flood observed forecast at 7am
location stage stage day time Sat sun Mon

Milk river
Saco 20.0 22.9 Fri 10 PM 22.4 22.8 23.0




1141 am MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Glasgow has extended the

* Flood Warning for small streams for...
snowmelt in...
east central Phillips County in northeastern Montana...
west Central Valley County in northeastern Montana...

* until 330 am MDT Tuesday

* at 1140 am MDT, reporting gauges indicate the Beaver Creek
continues to rise slowly south of Saco.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Saco, Bowdoin, Sleeping Buffalo and content.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 4843 10711 4809 10713 4801 10763 4848 10765
      4851 10738


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