271  
WGUS83 KBIS 281516  
FLSBIS  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND  
1016 AM CDT WED JUN 28 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH  
DAKOTA...  
 
MISSOURI RIVER NEAR WILLISTON AFFECTING WILLIAMS AND MCKENZIE  
COUNTIES  
FOR THE MISSOURI RIVER BASIN INCLUDING WILLISTON NO FLOODING IS  
OBSERVED OR FORECAST.  
 
. THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR WILLISTON HAS FALLEN BELOW FLOOD STAGE AND  
IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE FALLING INTO THE MONTH OF JULY. THIS ENDS THE  
SPRING SNOWMELT FLOOD SEASON FOR NORTH DAKOTA.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
NDC053-105-281546-  
/O.CAN.KBIS.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-170629T0600Z/  
/WLTN8.1.SM.170605T1200Z.170614T1100Z.170628T1415Z.NO/  
1016 AM CDT WED JUN 28 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR WILLISTON.  
* AT 9:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 22.0 FEET.  
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 9:15 AM WEDNESDAY.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 21.8 FEET BY TOMORROW  
MORNING.  
* 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 THU FRI SAT SUN MON  
 
MISSOURI RIVER BASIN  
WILLISTON 22 22.0 WED 10 AM 21.8 21.7 21.7 21.6 21.6  
 
LAT...LON 4801 10404 4815 10366 4807 10337 4795 10347  
4807 10366 4775 10404  
 

 
AJS  
 
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