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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
1215 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in North
Dakota...
  Missouri River near Williston affecting Williams and McKenzie
  Counties
For the Missouri River Basin including Williston...Minor flooding is
occurring...With Moderate flooding forecast.

. A surge in runoff from melting snow is expected in the upper
Yellowstone River of Montana late this week. That runoff will reach
the Missouri River near Williston around Memorial Day and raise
the Missouri River near Williston to a stage near 25 feet. This
will result in a rise of roughly 1.25 feet above current water levels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


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

&&

NDC053-105-232315-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WLTN8.2.ET.000000T0000Z.180528T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1215 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Missouri River near Williston.
* until further notice.
* At 11:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 23.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 23.5 feet by
  after midnight tomorrow then begin falling.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Water begins to cover oil well location
  south and east of Williston. Wildlife management areas are flooded.
  City of Williston does not flood.

&&


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

Missouri River Basin
 Williston    22 23.3 Tue 12 PM  23.4   23.4   23.3   23.4   23.9


LAT...LON 4801 10404 4815 10366 4807 10337 4795 10347
      4807 10366 4775 10404


$$
ajs


Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
758 AM MDT WED MAY 23 2018

MTZ024-025-231445-
Richland MT-Dawson MT-
758 AM MDT WED MAY 23 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN RICHLAND AND
NORTHEASTERN DAWSON COUNTIES UNTIL 845 AM MDT...

At 757 AM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Savage, or 21 miles southwest of Sidney, moving northwest at 15 mph.

Small hail and gusty winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Sidney, Lambert, Midway, Crane and Enid.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

&&

LAT...LON 4734 10461 4765 10493 4789 10423 4760 10404
TIME...MOT...LOC 1357Z 145DEG 13KT 4749 10448

$$

Bigelbach


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
812 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018

MNZ001>003-014-015-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006-014-015-024-026>030-
038-039-049-052>054-241315-
West Polk-Norman-Clay-Red Lake-East Polk-Mahnomen-
South Clearwater-Hubbard-West Becker-East Becker-Wilkin-
West Otter Tail-East Otter Tail-Wadena-Grant-Towner-Benson-Ramsey-
Eddy-Nelson-Grand Forks-Griggs-Steele-Traill-Barnes-Cass-Ransom-
Sargent-Richland-Western Walsh County-
812 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern North
Dakota, west central and northwest Minnesota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A risk of severe storms is possible today. Hail up to one inch in
diameter and wind gusts to 60 mph are expected to be the main
threats with the strongest storms. Locally heavy rain and
tornadoes will also be possible. Severe storms will be most likely
after 2 pm CDT. Storms are expected to weaken after sunset.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A risk of severe storms is possible for Thursday. Hail up to one
inch in diameter and winds to 60 mph are expected to be the main
threats with the strongest storms, but locally heavy rainfall and
tornadoes are also possible. The storms will most likely from 3
PM CDT and into the evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be required.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
812 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018

MNZ004>009-013-016-017-NDZ007-008-016-241315-
Kittson-Roseau-Lake Of The Woods-West Marshall-East Marshall-
North Beltrami-Pennington-North Clearwater-South Beltrami-
Cavalier-Pembina-Eastern Walsh County-
812 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern North
Dakota, west central and northwest Minnesota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Thunderstorms are possible across parts of the region this
afternoon and this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A risk of severe storms is possible for Thursday. Hail up to one
inch in diameter and winds to 60 mph are expected to be the main
threats with the strongest storms, but locally heavy rainfall and
tornadoes are also possible. The storms will most likely from 3
PM CDT and into the evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be required.

$$

BP

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
619 AM MDT Wed May 23 2018

SDZ001-002-012>014-025-032-043-044-046-047-049-WYZ054>058-071-
241300-
Harding-Perkins-Butte-Northern Meade Co Plains-Ziebach-
Northern Foot Hills-Haakon-Jackson-Bennett-Mellette-Todd-Tripp-
Northern Campbell-Southern Campbell-Western Crook-
Wyoming Black Hills-Weston-Northeastern Crook-
619 AM MDT Wed May 23 2018 /719 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwestern
South Dakota...south central South Dakota...southwestern South
Dakota...northeast Wyoming...and the Black Hills of Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is a marginal risk of severe thunderstorms today. Showers
and thunderstorms will develop late this afternoon and evening. A
few strong to severe storms will be possible, with hail and
damaging wind gusts the main concern.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Chances for thunderstorms will return to the area on Sunday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates...or check
our web site at weather.gov/rapidcity

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
442 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-240945-
Traverse-Big Stone-Corson-Campbell-McPherson-Brown-Marshall-
Roberts-Walworth-Edmunds-Day-Dewey-Potter-Faulk-Spink-Clark-
Codington-Grant-Hamlin-Deuel-Stanley-Sully-Hughes-Hyde-Hand-Jones-
Lyman-Buffalo-
442 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018 /342 AM MDT Wed May 23 2018/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of west central
Minnesota, central South Dakota, north central South Dakota, and
northeast South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

An area of showers and thunderstorms moving northward across the
region early this morning may produce small hail. Additional
thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and evening, with hail
and strong winds being the main threats.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Strong to severe storms are possible across eastern South Dakota
and west central Minnesota Thursday afternoon and evening. Large
hail and strong winds are the main threats.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be necessary late this afternoon and
evening.

$$
TMT

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
412 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018

NDZ001>005-009>013-017>023-025-031>037-040>048-050-051-240915-
Divide-Burke-Renville-Bottineau-Rolette-Williams-Mountrail-Ward-
McHenry-Pierce-McKenzie-Dunn-Mercer-Oliver-McLean-Sheridan-Wells-
Foster-Golden Valley-Billings-Stark-Morton-Burleigh-Kidder-
Stutsman-Slope-Hettinger-Grant-Bowman-Adams-Sioux-Emmons-Logan-
La Moure-McIntosh-Dickey-
412 AM CDT Wed May 23 2018 /312 AM MDT Wed May 23 2018/

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Widespread thunderstorms are possible today and tonight,
especially during the late afternoon and evening, across most of
western and central North Dakota. Some storms could be severe with
Large hail to golfball size, and damaging winds to 70 mph the main
threats. Locally heavy rain is also possible.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

There is a chance of thunderstorms across northern North Dakota
and the James River Valley on Thursday. A few storms could be
strong to severe across the James River Valley.

The chance of thunderstorms returns Sunday through Tuesday
across western and central North Dakota.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotter activation may be needed this afternoon and
evening.

$$
waa

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