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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:56 PM MDT Apr. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Glasgow has extended the

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
rain and snowmelt in...
Petroleum County in northeastern Montana...

* until 445 PM MDT Saturday

* at 325 PM MDT, emergency management continued to report snowmelt
caused minor flooding in the creeks, rivers and low-lying areas in
Petroleum County. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in
minor flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Sage creek, dove tail creek, Crooked Creek, blood creek,
Flatwillow creek, Petrolia Lake, Cat Creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4727 10872 4727 10859 4730 10859 4731 10834
      4732 10831 4758 10831 4757 10828 4758 10803
      4756 10794 4750 10791 4735 10797 4710 10796
      4699 10790 4690 10795 4676 10785 4675 10863
      4684 10863 4684 10861 4710 10861 4710 10874


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:56 PM MDT Apr. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Glasgow has extended the

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
rain and snowmelt in...
Petroleum County in northeastern Montana...

* until 445 PM MDT Saturday

* at 325 PM MDT, emergency management continued to report snowmelt
caused minor flooding in the creeks, rivers and low-lying areas in
Petroleum County. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in
minor flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Sage creek, dove tail creek, Crooked Creek, blood creek,
Flatwillow creek, Petrolia Lake, Cat Creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4727 10872 4727 10859 4730 10859 4731 10834
      4732 10831 4758 10831 4757 10828 4758 10803
      4756 10794 4750 10791 4735 10797 4710 10796
      4699 10790 4690 10795 4676 10785 4675 10863
      4684 10863 4684 10861 4710 10861 4710 10874


Bigelbach



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