418  
WGUS83 KBIS 261821  
FLSBIS  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND  
121 PM CDT MON JUN 26 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH  
DAKOTA...  
 
MISSOURI RIVER NEAR WILLISTON AFFECTING WILLIAMS AND MCKENZIE  
COUNTIES  
FOR THE MISSOURI RIVER BASIN INCLUDING WILLISTON...MINOR FLOODING IS  
OCCURRING AND IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE.  
 
. THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR WILLISTON WILL PEAK AGAIN LATE MONDAY AND INTO  
TUESDAY. AFTER THIS LATEST RISE, WATER LEVELS WILL STEADILY DECREASE TO  
WHERE THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR WILLISTON WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE  
WEDNESDAY OR EARLY THURSDAY. AFTERWARDS, THE MISSOURI RIVER WILL CONTINUE  
ITS FALL TO MORE NORMAL WATER LEVELS BY THE MIDDLE OF JULY.  
 
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.  
 
A FOLLOW-UP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED.  
 

 
 
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121 PM CDT MON JUN 26 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR WILLISTON.  
* UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING.  
* AT 12:45 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.4 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 22.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
WEDNESDAY EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 22.0 FEET...LOW-LYING FARMLAND AND ACCESS ROADS TO OIL  
WELL SITES NEAR TRENTON ARE FLOODED. CITY OF WILLISTON DOES NOT  
FLOOD.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECASTS (7AM)  
LOCATION STG STG DAY/TIME TUE WED THU FRI SAT  
 
MISSOURI RIVER BASIN  
WILLISTON 22 22.4 MON 1 PM 22.3 22.1 21.9 21.8 21.6  
 
LAT...LON 4801 10404 4815 10366 4807 10337 4795 10347  
4807 10366 4775 10404  
 

 
AJS  
 
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