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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
957 AM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH
DAKOTA...
  SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE AFFECTING BOTTINEAU COUNTY
FOR THE SOURIS RIVER BASIN INCLUDING WESTHOPE...MINOR FLOODING IS
OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE.

.A SLOW AND STEADY RISE IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEK BEFORE THE
SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE RESUMES THE DOWNWARD TREND THAT WAS IN
PLACE PRIOR TO RECENT RAINS.

AS THERE IS LITTLE EXTRA SIGNIFICANCE IN THIS MINOR RISE...THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL AGAIN GO BACK TO ISSUING UPDATES ON
THIS LOCATION EVERY 3 TO 4 DAYS. NEXT UPDATE WILL BE ISSUED ON
FRIDAY.


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.


&&

NDC009-301457-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTN8.3.ER.140630T1805Z.140706T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
957 AM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.0 FEET BY
  SATURDAY EARLY AFTERNOON THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...WILDLIFE AND REFUGE FLOODING ONLY.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WESTHOPE     10 11.3 TUE 9 AM   11.4   11.6   11.8   11.9   12.0


LAT...LON 4900 10099 4900 10093 4886 10090 4875 10080
      4875 10088 4890 10099



$$
AJS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
830 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

NDZ001>005-009>013-017>023-025-031>035-040>046-301330-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-
FOSTER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-BURLEIGH-SLOPE-
HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-
830 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014 /730 AM MDT FRI AUG 29 2014/

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.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY.
HOWEVER...ORGANIZED SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS
TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP FROM WEST TO EAST SATURDAY AFTERNOON
INTO SATURDAY EVENING. A FEW STRONGER STORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE...WITH LARGE HAIL AND STRONG WINDS AS THE MAIN THREATS.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY AND MONDAY. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS



$$

SCHILD

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
830 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

NDZ036-037-047-048-050-051-301330-
KIDDER-STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
830 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY INTO THIS
EVENING. ALTHOUGH WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED...A
FEW STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG WITH HAIL AND STRONG WIND GUSTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP FROM WEST TO EAST SATURDAY AFTERNOON
INTO SATURDAY EVENING. A FEW STRONGER STORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE...WITH LARGE HAIL AND STRONG WINDS AS THE MAIN THREATS.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY AND MONDAY. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/BIS



$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
505 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
301015-
DOUGLAS-TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-STEVENS-POPE-STEARNS-
BENTON-SHERBURNE-ISANTI-CHISAGO-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-
KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-WRIGHT-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-
YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-
REDWOOD-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-
WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-POLK-BARRON-RUSK-
ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-EAU CLAIRE-
505 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA... AND WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED WEAK THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING MAINLY
NORTH OF INTERSTATE 94. AFTER THE MORNING STORMS DIMINISH...A
BROKEN LINE OF STORMS IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN MINNESOTA THIS
AFTERNOON AND GRADUALLY MOVE EAST WITH TIME. THE STORMS WILL
ARRIVE IN WESTERN WISCONSIN EARLY THIS EVENING. SOME OF THE STORMS
THIS AFTERNOON COULD BE STRONG WITH GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED IN WESTERN MINNESOTA SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AND THESE STORMS WILL MOVE INTO EASTERN MINNESOTA AND
WESTERN WISCONSIN DURING THE EVENING. THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK FOR
SEVERE WEATHER ON SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED SUNDAY

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
500 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

MNZ001>003-005-006-008-009-013>017-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ028>030-
038-039-049-052-053-301000-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-EAST MARSHALL-
NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-
SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-
EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
500 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
DURING THE AFTERNOON. FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS POSSIBLE ALONG WITH AN
ISOLATED SEVERE STORM... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL AND
STRONG GUSTING WINDS. STRONGEST STORMS STORMS SHOULD AFFECT THE
CENTRAL RED RIVER BASIN THROUGH MID AFTERNOON AND MOVE INTO
SOUTHERN RED RIVER VALLEY AND THE MINNESOTA LAKES COUNTRY BY
EARLY EVENING.

A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE FROM SOUTHWEST MANITOBA AND ACROSS THE
AREA DURING THE DAY TODAY... PROVIDING FOCUS FOR THESE STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SHOWERS AND STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE AGAIN POSSIBLE ON
SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
500 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

MNZ004-007-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026-027-054-301000-
KITTSON-WEST MARSHALL-TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-
EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-GRAND FORKS-WESTERN WALSH-
500 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE FORENOON WITH AN
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED.

$$

GUST

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
411 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-301030-
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-NORTHERN CASS-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
SOUTHERN CASS-CROW WING-NORTHERN AITKIN-SOUTHERN AITKIN-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-PINE-DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-ASHLAND-IRON-
BURNETT-WASHBURN-SAWYER-PRICE-
411 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA AND
NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE IN FROM THE SOUTH THIS MORNING AND SPREAD
NORTHWARD ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
HEAVY RAIN IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING. A FEW OF THESE STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG TO SEVERE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
347 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-300900-
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-
347 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014 /247 AM MDT FRI AUG 29 2014/

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

A FEW WEAK STORMS MAY PASS THROUGH THE DAKOTAS THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A MORE VIGOROUS STORM SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP LATE SATURDAY WEST RIVER
AND CONTINUE TO PRODUCE STORMS AS IT HEADS EAST SATURDAY NIGHT.
WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER LOOKS UNLIKELY...THOUGH AN ISOLATED STORM
OR TWO COULD GENERATE HAIL.  REDEVELOPMENT OF POTENTIALLY SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS LOOKS POSSIBLE SUNDAY FOR FAR EASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA.
ADDITIONALLY...HEAVY RAINFALL MAY ALSO OCCUR BETWEEN SATURDAY
NIGHT AND SUNDAY FOR MUCH OF THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$


CONNELLY

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