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Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Midwest and Plains

Severe storms and heavy rains are likely in the Upper Midwest and Plains through this evening. A long duration heat wave will build across the West through next week with excessive heat watches/warnings in effect from the Southwest to Northwest. TS Josephine is forecast to pass well north of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while TS Kyle is forecast to move quickly away from land this weekend. 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.
  • River Statements -Issued to describe river conditions during high water events which are not expected to exceed flood stage.
  • 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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OBSERVED PRECIPITATION

 

RECREATIONAL RIVER INFORMATION

 

RESERVOIR STORAGE LEVELS

CLIMATE OUTLOOKS

BURN SCAR DECISION SUPPORT


NWS Northwest River Forecast Center and Other Water Agencies

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