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Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:20 PM MDT on May 24, 2018

Expires 9:20 PM EDT on May 25, 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

Statement as of 1:20 PM MDT on May 24, 2018

Expires 9:20 PM EDT on May 25, 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




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch
Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch
Arkansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
American Samoa - Flood Advisory
California - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Special Statement
Maine - Special Statement
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Minnesota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Mississippi - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Nevada - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
New York - Special Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert
South Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Tennessee - Areal Flood Advisory
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement
Virginia - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Washington - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Advisory

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