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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
256 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in North

  Souris River near Westhope affecting Bottineau County
For the Souris River Basin including Westhope...Minor flooding is
occurring and is expected to continue.

. The Souris River near Westhope will remain above flood stage until
near the end of the week. Current forecasts suggest this last remaining
stretch of high water will fall below flood stage on Saturday.


Safety message...Do not drive into areas where water tops the
roadway. Turn around...Don`t drown. Avoid driving on flooded roads.

A follow-up product will be issued.


256 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Souris River near Westhope.
* until Saturday evening.
* At  2:00 PM Monday the stage was 1415 feet.
* Flood stage is 1414 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 1414 feet...Water is almost valley-wide. The area
  flooded is grass covered and no buildings are affected.


             FLD  OBSERVED          FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME      Tue     Wed     Thu     Fri     Sat

Souris River Basin
 Westhope     1414 1414.6 Mon 2 PM  1414.5  1414.4  1414.3  1414.1  1414.0

LAT...LON 4900 10099 4900 10093 4886 10090 4875 10080
      4875 10088 4890 10099


Frost Advisory

National Weather Service Bismarck ND
334 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Mercer-Oliver-McLean-Golden Valley-Billings-Stark-Morton-Slope-
Including the cities of Crosby, Bowbells, Powers Lake, Lignite,
Columbus, Portal, Mohall, Glenburn, Sherwood, Williston,
New Town, Stanley, Parshall, Minot, Watford City, Killdeer,
Halliday, Beulah, Hazen, Center, Garrison, Washburn, Underwood,
Wilton, Turtle Lake, Beach, Medora, Dickinson, Mandan, Marmarth,
Mott, New England, Elgin, Carson, New Leipzig, Bowman,
and Hettinger
334 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017 /234 AM MDT Tue May 23 2017/


* TEMPERATURES...Overnight lows in the lower to mid 30s will
  result in areas of frost.

* IMPACTS...Sensitive vegetation may be killed if not protected.


A Frost Advisory means that widespread frost is expected.
Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
315 AM MDT Tue May 23 2017

Central and Southeast Phillips-Central and Southern Valley-
Petroleum-Garfield-McCone-Northern Phillips-Southwest Phillips-
315 AM MDT Tue May 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast

* Hazard: Strong and potentially damaging winds are possible across
  Phillips County. Gusty winds are also expected across Fort Peck
  Lake, leading to boating concerns.

* Timing: Wednesday morning through early evening.

* Wind: West winds of 35 to 45 mph with gusts to 55 mph are
  expected across Phillips County. Winds across the Fort Peck Lake
  area will range from 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.


A Hazardous Weather Outlook is issued when hazardous weather could
impact the region within the next week. Be sure to stay tuned for
future updates as locations, timing, and impacts could change.
Begin preparations to mitigate any impacts that could result from
the hazardous weather.



Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
334 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Mercer-Oliver-McLean-Golden Valley-Billings-Stark-Morton-Slope-
334 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017 /234 AM MDT Tue May 23 2017/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of north central
North Dakota, northwest North Dakota, south central North Dakota,
and southwest North Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Frost Advisory is in effect for tonight into Tuesday morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Chances for thunderstorms return Wednesday evening across far
western North Dakota.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
940 AM MDT Mon May 22 2017

Harding-Perkins-Butte-Northern Meade Co Plains-Ziebach-
Northern Black Hills-Northern Foot Hills-Rapid City-
Southern Foot Hills-Central Black Hills-Southern Black Hills-
Custer Co Plains-Pennington Co Plains-Haakon-Fall River-
Oglala Lakota-Jackson-Bennett-Mellette-Todd-Tripp-
Sturgis/Piedmont Foot Hills-Southern Meade Co Plains-
Hermosa Foot Hills-Northern Campbell-Southern Campbell-
Western Crook-Wyoming Black Hills-Weston-Northeastern Crook-
940 AM MDT Mon May 22 2017 /1040 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017/

This Hazardous weather outlook is for western South Dakota and
Northeastern Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible today. Widespread severe
storms are not anticipated, however there may be a few storms
become severe with large hail and damaging winds.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation will not be needed today.


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