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RIVER FORECAST
NWS MISSOURI BASIN RIVER FORECAST CENTER PLEASANT HILL MO
1533Z Mon Apr 27 2015
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: THIS PRODUCT HAS PRELIMINARY DATA THAT MAY BE SUBJECT TO REVISION.
: REFER TO YOUR LOCAL WFO FOR THE LATEST OFFICIAL RIVER FORECAST.

:    FORECAST GROUP IS MILK

: *****************************************************************
: ***  This forecast includes projected snowmelt due to         ***
: ***  forecasted 6-hour mean temperatures for the next 15 days ***
: *****************************************************************

: ==>    This forecast includes obsd precip & 24 hours of QPF    <==

:_________________________________________________________________

:INTNL BOUNDARY MT - SAINT MARY RIVER     HSA - TFX
:FLOOD STAGE 7.5 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 6.5 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 8.5 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 9.5 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 4.7 FT AT 1500Z ON 0427

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0427                           /   4.7
:   0427   /   4.7 /   4.7 /   4.7

.ER SMBM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        /   4.7
.E2  :0428:/   4.7 /   4.7 /   4.7 /   4.8
.E3  :0429:/   4.8 /   4.8 /   4.9 /   4.9
.E4  :0430:/   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.9
.E5  :0501:/   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.9
.E6  :0502:/   4.8 /   4.8 /   4.8


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0426                          /  0.04
:    0427  /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 27:   0.04  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.00
:    0428  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending Apr 28:   0.00  inches


:INTNL BOUNDARY MT - SAINT MARY RIVER     HSA - TFX
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 0.82 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0427

.ER SMBM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        / 0.814
.E2  :0428:/ 0.808 / 0.801 / 0.811 / 0.839
.E3  :0429:/ 0.865 / 0.902 / 0.939 / 0.960
.E4  :0430:/ 0.954 / 0.948 / 0.943 / 0.937
.E5  :0501:/ 0.930 / 0.925 / 0.919 / 0.913
.E6  :0502:/ 0.902 / 0.892 / 0.880
:__________________________________________________________________

:EASTERN CROSSING MT - MILK RIVER     HSA - TFX
:FLOOD STAGE 9.5 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 8.5 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 11.0 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 13.0 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 3.6 FT AT 1515Z ON 0427

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0427                           /   3.7
:   0427   /   3.5 /   4.1 /   3.6

.ER ERNM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        /   4.0
.E2  :0428:/   3.8 /   3.6 /   3.3 /   3.3
.E3  :0429:/   3.3 /   3.3 /   3.3 /   3.3
.E4  :0430:/   3.3 /   3.3 /   3.3 /   3.3
.E5  :0501:/   3.3 /   3.3 /   3.3 /   3.3
.E6  :0502:/   3.3 /   3.3 /   3.3


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0426                          /  0.00
:    0427  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 27:   0.00  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.00
:    0428  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending Apr 28:   0.00  inches


:EASTERN CROSSING MT - MILK RIVER     HSA - TFX
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 0.72 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0427

.ER ERNM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        / 0.596
.E2  :0428:/ 0.471 / 0.347 / 0.223 / 0.222
.E3  :0429:/ 0.222 / 0.221 / 0.221 / 0.220
.E4  :0430:/ 0.220 / 0.220 / 0.219 / 0.219
.E5  :0501:/ 0.219 / 0.218 / 0.218 / 0.217
.E6  :0502:/ 0.216 / 0.215 / 0.214
:__________________________________________________________________

:HARLEM MT 4SSE - MILK RIVER     HSA - TFX
:FLOOD STAGE 21.0 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 19.0 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 23.0 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 25.0 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 5.0 FT AT 1430Z ON 0427

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0426                           /   5.0
:   0427   /   5.0 /   5.0 /   5.0

.ER HRLM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        /   5.1
.E2  :0428:/   5.1 /   5.2 /   5.2 /   5.1
.E3  :0429:/   5.1 /   5.0 /   5.0 /   5.0
.E4  :0430:/   5.0 /   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.9
.E5  :0501:/   4.9 /   4.8 /   4.8 /   4.8
.E6  :0502:/   4.8 /   4.8 /   4.8


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0426                          /  0.00
:    0427  /  0.02 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 27:   0.03  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.00
:    0428  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending Apr 28:   0.00  inches


:HARLEM MT 4SSE - MILK RIVER     HSA - TFX
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 0.37 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0427

.ER HRLM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        / 0.374
.E2  :0428:/ 0.375 / 0.377 / 0.377 / 0.373
.E3  :0429:/ 0.368 / 0.362 / 0.358 / 0.357
.E4  :0430:/ 0.354 / 0.349 / 0.345 / 0.343
.E5  :0501:/ 0.340 / 0.338 / 0.335 / 0.334
.E6  :0502:/ 0.333 / 0.332 / 0.330
:__________________________________________________________________

:NASHUA MT 1SW - MILK RIVER     HSA - GGW
:FLOOD STAGE 20.0 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 18.0 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 28.0 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 30.0 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 2.5 FT AT 1500Z ON 0427

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0427                           /   2.5
:   0427   /   2.5 /   2.5 /   2.5

.ER NSHM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        /   2.6
.E2  :0428:/   2.7 /   2.7 /   2.7 /   2.7
.E3  :0429:/   2.7 /   2.8 /   2.7 /   2.7
.E4  :0430:/   2.7 /   2.6 /   2.6 /   2.6
.E5  :0501:/   2.6 /   2.6 /   2.6 /   2.6
.E6  :0502:/   2.6 /   2.6 /   2.6


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0426                          /  0.00
:    0427  /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.03
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 27:   0.07  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.00
:    0428  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending Apr 28:   0.00  inches


:NASHUA MT 1SW - MILK RIVER     HSA - GGW
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 0.61 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0427

.ER NSHM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        / 0.659
.E2  :0428:/ 0.695 / 0.703 / 0.701 / 0.705
.E3  :0429:/ 0.719 / 0.724 / 0.714 / 0.699
.E4  :0430:/ 0.683 / 0.667 / 0.654 / 0.645
.E5  :0501:/ 0.643 / 0.647 / 0.653 / 0.656
.E6  :0502:/ 0.657 / 0.656 / 0.652
:__________________________________________________________________

:POPLAR MT 4N - POPLAR RIVER     HSA - GGW
:FLOOD STAGE 15.5 FT   FCST ISSUANCE STAGE 13.5 FT
:MODERATE FLOOD STAGE 16.5 FT   MAJOR FLOOD STAGE 17.5 FT
:LATEST RIVER STAGE 2.0 FT AT 1430Z ON 0427

:Obs Stage /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:   0426                           /   2.0
:   0427   /   2.0 /   2.0 /   2.0

.ER PLRM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:Stage Fcst/   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        /   2.0
.E2  :0428:/   2.0 /   2.0 /   2.1 /   2.1
.E3  :0429:/   2.1 /   2.1 /   2.1 /   2.1
.E4  :0430:/   2.0 /   2.0 /   1.9 /   1.9
.E5  :0501:/   1.8 /   1.7 /   1.7 /   1.6
.E6  :0502:/   1.6 /   1.5 /   1.5


:Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (PAST 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0426                          /  0.00
:    0427  /  0.00 /  0.06 /  0.09
:
:Local observed 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPE Total Ending Apr 27:   0.15  inches
:
:Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip (inches) (NEXT 24 hours):
:          /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:    0427                          /  0.01
:    0428  /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
:Local forecast 24-hr basin-averaged precip total
: QPF Total Ending Apr 28:   0.01  inches


:POPLAR MT 4N - POPLAR RIVER     HSA - GGW
:LATEST ESTIMATED FLOW 0.12 KCFS AT 1200Z ON 0427

.ER PLRM8 20150427 Z DC201504271533/DH18/QRIFF/DIH6
:Flow Fcst /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1  :0427:                        / 0.119
.E2  :0428:/ 0.121 / 0.122 / 0.124 / 0.125
.E3  :0429:/ 0.126 / 0.127 / 0.126 / 0.125
.E4  :0430:/ 0.122 / 0.119 / 0.116 / 0.112
.E5  :0501:/ 0.109 / 0.107 / 0.105 / 0.104
.E6  :0502:/ 0.103 / 0.102 / 0.101

:********************************************************************
:COMMENT
:
:
:HSA -        Hydrologic Service Area
:TFX -        NWS Weather Forecast Office Great Falls, Montana
:GGW -        NWS Weather Forecast Office Glasgow, Montana
:BIS -        NWS Weather Forecast Office Bismarck, North Dakota
:OBS -        Observed
:EST -        Estimated
:M -          Missing
:Stage Fcst - River Stage forecast including future precipitation
:Flow Fcst -  River Flow forecast including future precipitation
:Precip -     Precipitation
:QPE -        Observed radar estimated precipitation
:QPF -        Forecasted mean areal precipitation for local basin
:
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: ajm
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