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1159 AM MDT Mon May 21 2018
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR BITTERROOT RIVER NEAR MISSOULA
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a
* Flood Watch for Bitterroot River near Missoula in west central
* Until further notice.
* The river is forecast to reach flood stage by Tuesday afternoon
and steadily climb throughout the week. Minor flood stage is 11.0
* Warm temperatures increasing snowmelt runoff will continue to
cause high water on area rivers and streams. In addition, slow
moving showers and thunderstorms capable of heavy rainfall are
possible this week, further exacerbating flooding.
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.
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