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Weather Focus Shifts To The West This Weekend

A strong system and cold front will dive and carve through the West this weekend. Widespread mountain snow is expected for the favored terrain, as some winter storm watches have been issued. This system will then evolve into a multi-hazard storm of heavy rain, flooding and severe thunderstorms early to the middle of next week, from the Lower Mississippi Valley through the saturated Mid South. Read More >

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CURRENT RIVER GAGE DATA and Forecasts

SNOWPACK DATA

FLOOD WATCHES, WARNINGS, STATEMENTS

  • Flood Watches and Warnings -Issued only when rivers and streams are observed or forecast above flood stage.
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  • Hydrologic Outlook - Issued when there is potential for notable hydrologic events. Most often used to describe the possibility of flooding, with occurrence typically 24 hours or more into the future, but as little as 12 hours in some cases when near-term certainty is low.

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RECREATIONAL RIVER INFORMATION

 

RESERVOIR STORAGE LEVELS

CLIMATE OUTLOOKS

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