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Flood Warning
Issued: 12:48 PM MDT May. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone at Edgar affecting Carbon County.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11 am Thursday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will hover around flood stage this weekend,
with additional rises expected into early next week. Major
flooding could occur Monday and/or Tuesday should heavy rainfall
occur over the weekend, but there is still some uncertainty on
exactly how much rain will fall and the impact of this rainfall on
the river.


             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone
Edgar 8.5 8.5 Thu 11 am 8.0 8.2 9.3




Lat... Lon 4566 10868 4557 10878 4531 10887 4531 10894
      4554 10888 4566 10875




1248 PM MDT Thu may 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone near Belfry affecting Carbon
County.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 12 PM Thursday the stage was 7.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is expected this weekend, with major flooding
possible early next week.
* Forecast... the river will hover around flood stage through this
weekend, with additional rises expected into early next week.
Major flooding could occur Monday and Tuesday should heavy
rainfall occur over the weekend, but there is still some
uncertainty on exactly how much rain will fall, and the impact of
this rainfall on the river.


             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone
Belfry 8.0 7.5 Thu 12 PM 7.2 7.4 8.6




Lat... Lon 4531 10887 4500 10903 4501 10911 4531 10893





1222 PM MDT Thu may 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Boulder river at Big Timber affecting Sweet Grass County.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 12 PM Thursday the stage was 6.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast this weekend, with moderate flooding
possible early next week.
* Forecast... the river will remain high with minor flooding expected
this weekend. The river will continue to rise into next week,
with moderate flooding possible.


             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

Boulder river
Big Timber 7.5 6.9 Thu 12 PM 7.0 7.1 7.6




Lat... Lon 4585 10990 4571 10997 4564 11009 4567 11013
      4573 11002 4585 10995




1157 am MDT Thu may 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Yellowstone river near Livingston affecting park and Sweet
Grass counties.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10 am Thursday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible early next week.
* Forecast... the river will fluctuate around flood stage through
Saturday and then rise above flood stage by Sunday. Additional
rises are possible early next week.

             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

Yellowstone river
Livingston 9.5 9.4 Thu 10 am 9.3 9.4 9.6




Lat... Lon 4588 10956 4568 10957 4567 11039 4532 11069
      4532 11085 4583 11044




1141 am MDT Thu may 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the shields river near Livingston affecting Park County.
* Until late Tuesday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10 am Thursday the stage was 5.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast through Thursday night with moderate
flooding possible early next week.
* Forecast... the river will rise Thursday with a crest of around 5.6
feet Thursday night. The river is expected to fall this weekend
and then rise again early next week.


             Flood observed forecast 6 PM
location stage stage day time Thu Fri Sat

Shields river
Livingston 5.5 5.2 Thu 10 am 5.6 5.4 5.2




Lat... Lon 4599 11062 4585 11054 4572 11043 4571 11048
      4585 11062 4599 11068



Flood Watch
Issued: 2:13 PM MDT May. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Stillwater river near Absarokee affecting Stillwater County.
* Until further notice.
* At 1 PM Thursday the stage was 5.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible late this weekend. Major flooding
could occur Monday and Tuesday, should heavy rainfall occur over
the weekend, but there is still some uncertainty on exactly how
much rain will fall, and the impact of this rainfall on the
river.
* Forecast... the river will gradually rise and could reach flood
stage this weekend. Major flooding is possible Monday and Tuesday,
but there is uncertainty about the extent of future flooding based
on rainfall.

             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

Stillwater river
Absarokee 7.0 5.6 Thu 01 PM 5.6 6.0 7.0




Lat... Lon 4567 10924 4561 10923 4550 10944 4540 10988
      4553 10967 4555 10946




120 PM MDT Thu may 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Yellowstone river at Billings affecting Stillwater and
Yellowstone counties.
* Until further notice.
* At 12 PM Thursday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is expected this weekend. Major flooding could
occur Monday night and Tuesday should heavy rainfall occur over
the weekend, but there is still some uncertainty on exactly how
much rain will fall, and the impact of this rainfall on the
river. Bank erosion is likely.
* Forecast... the river will hover near flood stage through this
weekend, with additional rises expected into early next week.
Major flooding is possible Monday night and Tuesday.

             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

Yellowstone river
Billings 13.5 12.6 Thu 12 PM 13.3 13.3 13.4




Lat... Lon 4624 10754 4611 10749 4554 10896 4562 10955
      4575 10956 4570 10905




Flood Watch
Issued: 2:13 PM MDT May. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Stillwater river near Absarokee affecting Stillwater County.
* Until further notice.
* At 1 PM Thursday the stage was 5.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible late this weekend. Major flooding
could occur Monday and Tuesday, should heavy rainfall occur over
the weekend, but there is still some uncertainty on exactly how
much rain will fall, and the impact of this rainfall on the
river.
* Forecast... the river will gradually rise and could reach flood
stage this weekend. Major flooding is possible Monday and Tuesday,
but there is uncertainty about the extent of future flooding based
on rainfall.

             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

Stillwater river
Absarokee 7.0 5.6 Thu 01 PM 5.6 6.0 7.0




Lat... Lon 4567 10924 4561 10923 4550 10944 4540 10988
      4553 10967 4555 10946




120 PM MDT Thu may 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Yellowstone river at Billings affecting Stillwater and
Yellowstone counties.
* Until further notice.
* At 12 PM Thursday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is expected this weekend. Major flooding could
occur Monday night and Tuesday should heavy rainfall occur over
the weekend, but there is still some uncertainty on exactly how
much rain will fall, and the impact of this rainfall on the
river. Bank erosion is likely.
* Forecast... the river will hover near flood stage through this
weekend, with additional rises expected into early next week.
Major flooding is possible Monday night and Tuesday.

             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

Yellowstone river
Billings 13.5 12.6 Thu 12 PM 13.3 13.3 13.4




Lat... Lon 4624 10754 4611 10749 4554 10896 4562 10955
      4575 10956 4570 10905




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