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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1214 PM CDT FRI MAY 1 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in North
Dakota...
  Souris River near Towner affecting McHenry County
  Souris River near Bantry affecting McHenry County
For the Souris River Basin including Towner...Bantry...Minor flooding
is occurring and is expected to continue.

.A slow but steady fall in water levels will continue in the Towner to
Bantry reach of the Souris River through the weekend. Without and
significant rainfall over the weekend, Towner will remain above flood
stage through the first full week of May while Bantry is likely to fall
below flood stage during the second half of the week.

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.


&&

NDC049-042114-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BANN8.2.DR.150401T1500Z.150429T0645Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1214 PM CDT FRI MAY 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Souris River near Bantry.
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Friday the stage was 1.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 11.6 feet by this afternoon. additional rises are
  possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 11.5 feet...Water begins crossing the road several
  hundred feet to the left of the bridge. No towns or major roads are
  flooded.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Souris River Basin
 Bantry       11  1.7 Fri 11 AM  11.5   11.3   11.2   11.1   11.1


LAT...LON 4875 10088 4875 10080 4852 10039 4845 10037
      4845 10047 4860 10076



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1214 PM CDT FRI MAY 1 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in North
Dakota...
  Souris River near Towner affecting McHenry County
  Souris River near Bantry affecting McHenry County
For the Souris River Basin including Towner...Bantry...Minor flooding
is occurring and is expected to continue.

.A slow but steady fall in water levels will continue in the Towner to
Bantry reach of the Souris River through the weekend. Without and
significant rainfall over the weekend, Towner will remain above flood
stage through the first full week of May while Bantry is likely to fall
below flood stage during the second half of the week.

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.


&&

NDC049-042114-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/TOWN8.2.DR.150401T0600Z.150421T2100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1214 PM CDT FRI MAY 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Souris River near Towner.
* until further notice.
* At  4:00 PM Thursday the stage was 54.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 52.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 53.8 feet
  by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...Moderate flood stage. Flood problems begin,
  agricultural land and meadows affected.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Souris River Basin
 Towner       52 54.0 Thu 4 PM   53.8   53.6   53.5   53.3   53.2


LAT...LON 4810 10087 4830 10050 4845 10047 4845 10037
      4821 10045 4807 10085



$$


Lake Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
300 AM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

MTZ016-017-021>023-060-050300-
/O.EXT.KGGW.LW.Y.0009.150504T1500Z-150505T0300Z/
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALTA...SACO...GLASGOW...FORT PECK...
HINSDALE...FRAZER...WINNETT...JORDAN...CIRCLE...ZORTMAN
300 AM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR FORT PECK LAKE...

THE LAKE WIND ADVISORY FOR FORT PECK LAKE IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM
9 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...9 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AT 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL MAKE OPEN WATERS OF THE LAKE ROUGH AND
  HAZARDOUS...AND MAY RESULT IN HIGH WAVES WHICH COULD TIP OR
  SWAMP SMALLER CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION IF VENTURING ONTO FORT PECK
LAKE. FOR YOUR PERSONAL SAFETY...AVOID THE OPEN WATERS. STAY
CLOSE TO SHORE OR AROUND PROTECTED AREAS.

&&

$$


Frost Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
346 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...FROST ADVISORY THROUGH MID MONDAY MORNING NORTH AND CENTRAL...

.A FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF NORTHERN AND
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA THROUGH MID MONDAY MORNING. LOW
TEMPERATURES NEAR FREEZING WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF FROST. THOSE
WITH SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO TAKE ACTION TO
PREVENT LOSS.

NDZ001>005-009>013-017>023-034>036-041400-
/O.CON.KBIS.FR.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-150504T1400Z/
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-
MORTON-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...
BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...MINOT...TOWNER...
RUGBY...WATFORD CITY...KILLDEER...BEULAH...HAZEN...CENTER...
GARRISON...MCCLUSKY...HARVEY...MANDAN...BISMARCK...STEELE
346 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

* TEMPERATURE...LOW TO MID 30S MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT
  UNPROTECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIDESPREAD FROST IS EXPECTED.
SENSITIVE OUTDOOR PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.

&&

$$

KS/HEINERT

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
654 PM CDT SUN MAY 3 2015

...FROST POTENTIAL OVERNIGHT..

NDZ006-007-014-015-024-026-054-041300-
/O.NEW.KFGF.FR.Y.0001.150504T0500Z-150504T1300Z/
TOWNER-CAVALIER-BENSON-RAMSEY-EDDY-NELSON-WESTERN WALSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CANDO...LANGDON...MADDOCK...LEEDS...
DEVILS LAKE...NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...ADAMS
654 PM CDT SUN MAY 3 2015

...FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 AM CDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS HAS ISSUED A FROST
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 AM CDT
MONDAY.

* TIMING...OVERNIGHT INTO THE EARLY MORNING HOURS

* TEMPERATURE...33 TO 36 DEGREES

* IMPACTS...TENDER VEGETATION IS SUSCEPTIBLE TO FROST DAMAGE OR
  KILL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FROST ADVISORY MEANS THAT FROST IS POSSIBLE. SENSITIVE OUTDOOR
PLANTS MAY BE KILLED IF LEFT UNCOVERED.

&&

$$

JK


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
310 AM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

MTZ016-017-021>023-050800-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
310 AM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH WILL
CREATE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS ON FORT PECK LAKE TODAY AND
EARLY EVENING. THEREFORE... A LAKE WIND ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED
TODAY FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SIMILAR WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OVER FORT PECK LAKE ON
TUESDAY FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ANOTHER LAKE WIND ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
403 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

NDZ001>005-009>013-017>023-034>036-050915-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-
MORTON-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-
403 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA...NORTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL NORTH
DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MID MONDAY MORNING.
SEE WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BIS FOR DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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