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Flood Warning
Issued: 2:29 PM PDT May. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pend Oreille river below Albeni Falls.
* Until further notice.
* At 1:00 PM Friday the flow was 116400.00 cfs.
* Flood stage is 95000.00 cfs.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is expected to continue to rise to near
123500 cfs by late Thursday morning.
* At 135000.0 cfs... this flow corresponds approximately to 2049 feet
(river rising 6/2/1997) to 2049.5 feet (river receding 6/11/1997)
at the Cusick gage, based on 1997 records.
* At 130000.0 cfs... several portions of le clerc Road will be
underwater. This flow corresponds approximately to 2048.5 feet
(river rising 6/1/1997) to 2049 feet (river receding 6/15/1997) at
the Cusick gage, based on 1997 records. Flooding of many homes in
the Riverbend, Sandy Shores, and Sunvale acres areas.
* At 125000.0 cfs... this flow corresponds approximately to 2047 feet
(river rising 5/19/1997) to 2048 feet (river falling 6/18/1997) at
the Cusick gage, based on 1997 records.
* At 120000.0 cfs... water will begin to cover portions of deeter,
Sandy Shores, McCloud creek, and yergens roads. Flooding of homes
and structures on Riverbend loop Road, yergens Road, Bear Paw Road,
Davis Road, Sandy Shores neighborhood, near deeter Road, near the
out Post resort, and other locations. Some flooding of the pow wow
grounds at Usk. This flow corresponds approximately to 2046 feet
(river rising may 18-19, 1997) to 2047.5 feet (river receding
6/21/1997) at the Cusick gage, based on 1997 records.
* At 115000.0 cfs... water will be over portions of Davis and yergens
roads. Many low-lying private drives will be flooded. This flow
corresponds approximately to 2045 feet (river rising 5/18/1997) to
2047 feet (river receding 6/22/1997) at the Cusick gage, based on
1997 records.
* At 110000.0 cfs... this flow corresponds approximately to 2044 feet
(river rising 5/17/1997) to 2046 feet (river receding 6/23/1997) at
the Cusick gage, based on 1997 records.
* At 105000.0 cfs... water will be over the south end of Riverbend loop
Road.
* At 100000.0 cfs... beehive Lane and Bear Paw Dr will be flooded at
low spots. Water will be up to several homes on yergens Rd,
Riverbend loop Road, and on Highway 20 near deeter Road. Water will
be up to the south end of Riverbend loop Road. Many yards,
outbuildings, and recreational sites along the river between
Newport and Ione will be flooded. This flow corresponds
approximately to 2042.5 feet (river rising 5/16/1997) to 2045 feet
(river receding 6/24/1997) at the Cusick gage, based on 1997
records.
* At 98500.0 cfs... water will be into many yards along the river and
approaching some homes on sr 20 near deeter Road. Creeks that
outlet into the river will begin to backup, filling low lying areas
and roadside ditches. This flow corresponds to approximately 42.8
feet at the Cusick gage, based on the 2008 recorded peak.
* At 90000.0 cfs... this flow corresponds approximately to 2041 feet
(river rising 5/15/1997) to 2044 feet (river receding 6/25/1997) at
the Cusick gage, based on 1997 records.
* At 85000.0 cfs... this flow corresponds to approximately 2041 feet at
the Cusick gage, depending on downstream flow conditions. 2041 feet
at the Cusick gage is the stage at which Pend Oreille County enacts
their no-wake ordinance on the river.



Lat... Lon 4819 11734 4890 11748 4891 11732 4834 11718 4817 11701





229 PM PDT Fri may 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
Lake Pend Oreille.
* Until further notice.
* At 12:00 PM Friday the stage was 2063.90 feet.
* Flood stage is 2063.50 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is expected to continue to rise to near 2065
feet by Thursday.
* At 2065.8 feet... portions of Lakeview Avenue in Bayview will be
flooded. Extensive damage to docks in Bayview. In 1997 water
approached the sewer lift station in Bayview, and the lake level
threatened to raise boat houses above their mooring piers.
* At 2065.5 feet... flooding of some Lakeside Homes and docks is
likely. In 1997 several homes and docks were damaged near Bayview.
Lake level of 2065.5 feet is in reference to the ngvd29 datum.
* At 2064.0 feet... minor flooding of driveways and low lands in the
pack and Clark Fork river valleys near the lake. Scenic Bay RV
sites and part of parking lot at Scenic Bay Marina in Bayview will
be flooded. Most dock ramps around the lake will be underwater.
Part of the parking lot behind the power house in Sandpoint will be
flooded. Water will begin to cover part of the sidewalk behind the
Edgewater resort in Sandpoint. Flooding of parking lot and picnic
area at Trestle Creek rec area. 2064 feet is referenced to ngvd29.
* At 2063.5 feet... minor flooding of dock ramps, yards, and
recreational sites around the lake can be expected. Some erosional
damage from wave action is possible along the windward Shores. Lake
level of 2063.5 feet is in reference to the ngvd29 datum.


Lat... Lon 4817 11665 4841 11671 4841 11639 4808 11607 4789 11658





1058 am MDT Fri may 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Henrys Fork near Rexburg.* At 10:16 am Friday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Impact... at 9.5 feet... or 7297 cfs... minor flooding of farmland
near the river will occur between the confluence of the Snake River
and upstream to near St. Anthony. Lower Beaver Dick park is under
water and some picnic shelters are inaccessible. Portions of warm
Slough access will be under water.



                       Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon

Henrys Fork
Henrys Fork near Rex 9.5 9.8 Fri 10 am 10.1 9.8 9.7




Lat... Lon 4392 11184 4390 11184 4389 11179 4374 11190
      4375 11198 4392 11192




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Flood Advisory
Issued: 10:35 AM MDT May. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Teton river near St. Anthony
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 10 am Friday the stage was 5.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall.
* Impact... at 6.0 feet... or 4731 cfs... lowland flooding (minor) can
be expected on Madison County roads 3000 north to 5000 north and
between Hibbard Road to 4000 east (crane lane) north of Hibbard and
salem; and in Fremont County between the County line to 200 north
and 2400 east (teton highway) south of Wilford to 2500 east.



                       Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon

Teton river
Teton river near St. 6.0 5.8 Fri 10 am 5.5 5.4 5.6




Lat... Lon 4395 11139 4389 11135 4382 11176 4381 11192
      4391 11185 4395 11161






Flood Advisory
Issued: 10:35 AM MDT May. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Teton river near St. Anthony
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 10 am Friday the stage was 5.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall.
* Impact... at 6.0 feet... or 4731 cfs... lowland flooding (minor) can
be expected on Madison County roads 3000 north to 5000 north and
between Hibbard Road to 4000 east (crane lane) north of Hibbard and
salem; and in Fremont County between the County line to 200 north
and 2400 east (teton highway) south of Wilford to 2500 east.



                       Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon

Teton river
Teton river near St. 6.0 5.8 Fri 10 am 5.5 5.4 5.6




Lat... Lon 4395 11139 4389 11135 4382 11176 4381 11192
      4391 11185 4395 11161