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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 9:52 PM PDT May. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pend Oreille river below Albeni Falls.
* Until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Wednesday the flow was 115800 cfs.
* Flood stage is 95000 cfs.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the discharge from Albeni Falls is expected to increase
above the moderate flood threshold of 120000 cfs by Saturday night
or Sunday. Flows as high as 125000 cfs will be possible by the
middle of next week.
* At 125000 cfs... this flow corresponds approximately to 2047 feet
(river rising 5/19/1997) to 2048 feet (river falling 6/18/1997) at
the Cusick gage, based on 1997 records.
* At 120000 cfs... water will begin to cover portions of deeter,
Sandy Shores, McCloud creek, and yergens roads. Flooding of homes
and structures on Riverbend loop Road, yergens Road, Bear Paw Road,
Davis Road, Sandy Shores neighborhood, near deeter Road, near the
out Post resort, and other locations. Some flooding of the pow wow
grounds at Usk. This flow corresponds approximately to 2046 feet
(river rising may 18-19, 1997) to 2047.5 feet (river receding
6/21/1997) at the Cusick gage, based on 1997 records.
* At 115000 cfs... water will be over portions of Davis and yergens
roads. Many low-lying private drives will be flooded. This flow
corresponds approximately to 2045 feet (river rising 5/18/1997) to
2047 feet (river receding 6/22/1997) at the Cusick gage, based on
1997 records.




Lat... Lon 4819 11734 4890 11748 4891 11732 4834 11718 4817 11701





952 PM PDT Wed may 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
Lake Pend Oreille.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 2063.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 2063.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the lake is expected to rise near 2065 feet by
the middle to late part of next week and remain high into
early June.
* At 2065.8 feet... portions of Lakeview Avenue in Bayview will be
flooded. Extensive damage to docks in Bayview. In 1997 water
approached the sewer lift station in Bayview, and the lake level
threatened to raise boat houses above their mooring piers.
* At 2065.5 feet... flooding of some Lakeside Homes and docks is
likely. In 1997 several homes and docks were damaged near Bayview.
Lake level of 2065.5 feet is in reference to the ngvd29 datum.
* At 2064.0 feet... minor flooding of driveways and low lands in the
pack and Clark Fork river valleys near the lake. Scenic Bay RV
sites and part of parking lot at Scenic Bay Marina in Bayview will
be flooded. Most dock ramps around the lake will be underwater.
Part of the parking lot behind the power house in Sandpoint will be
flooded. Water will begin to cover part of the sidewalk behind the
Edgewater resort in Sandpoint. Flooding of parking lot and picnic
area at Trestle Creek rec area. 2064 feet is referenced to ngvd29.
* At 2063.5 feet... minor flooding of dock ramps, yards, and
recreational sites around the lake can be expected. Some erosional
damage from wave action is possible along the windward Shores. Lake
level of 2063.5 feet is in reference to the ngvd29 datum.


Lat... Lon 4817 11665 4841 11671 4841 11639 4808 11607 4789 11658





343 PM PDT Mon may 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
snowmelt in... Warren beach area near Coolin in northwestern
Bonner County in the Panhandle of Idaho...

* until 330 PM PDT Friday

* at 337 PM PDT, emergency management reported portions of Warren
beach Road is under water on the south end of Priest Lake.
Flooding is effecting access to several homes. Warmer
temperatures arriving this week will increase mountain snow melt
and will likely lead to continue high waters and flooding in this
area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 4849 11684 4848 11684 4847 11685 4848 11687


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Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:14 AM MDT May. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Henrys Fork near Rexburg
* from Thursday afternoon until further notice.
* At 10:15 am Wednesday the stage was 8.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by tomorrow early afternoon.




                       Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat

Henrys Fork
Henrys Fork near Rex 9.5 8.1 Wed 10 am 9.1 10.1 10.1




Lat... Lon 4392 11184 4390 11184 4389 11179 4374 11190
      4375 11198 4392 11192






1100 am MDT Wed may 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Teton river near St. Anthony.
* Until Thursday evening.
* At 10 am Wednesday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 6.0 feet by tomorrow
morning.
* Impact... at 6.0 feet... or 4731 cfs... lowland flooding (minor) can
be expected on Madison County roads 3000 north to 5000 north and
between Hibbard Road to 4000 east (crane lane) north of Hibbard and
salem; and in Fremont County between the County line to 200 north
and 2400 east (teton highway) south of Wilford to 2500 east.



                       Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat

Teton river
Teton river near St. 6.0 5.0 Wed 10 am 6.0 5.6 5.3




Lat... Lon 4395 11139 4389 11135 4382 11176 4381 11192
      4391 11185 4395 11161






Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:14 AM MDT May. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Henrys Fork near Rexburg
* from Thursday afternoon until further notice.
* At 10:15 am Wednesday the stage was 8.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by tomorrow early afternoon.




                       Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat

Henrys Fork
Henrys Fork near Rex 9.5 8.1 Wed 10 am 9.1 10.1 10.1




Lat... Lon 4392 11184 4390 11184 4389 11179 4374 11190
      4375 11198 4392 11192






1100 am MDT Wed may 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Teton river near St. Anthony.
* Until Thursday evening.
* At 10 am Wednesday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 6.0 feet by tomorrow
morning.
* Impact... at 6.0 feet... or 4731 cfs... lowland flooding (minor) can
be expected on Madison County roads 3000 north to 5000 north and
between Hibbard Road to 4000 east (crane lane) north of Hibbard and
salem; and in Fremont County between the County line to 200 north
and 2400 east (teton highway) south of Wilford to 2500 east.



                       Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat

Teton river
Teton river near St. 6.0 5.0 Wed 10 am 6.0 5.6 5.3




Lat... Lon 4395 11139 4389 11135 4382 11176 4381 11192
      4391 11185 4395 11161