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Severe Thunderstorm Warning


SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
MTC011-025-310100-
/O.NEW.KBYZ.SV.W.0118.140831T0007Z-140831T0100Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
607 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BILLINGS HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN FALLON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST MONTANA...
  NORTHEASTERN CARTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST MONTANA...

* UNTIL 700 PM MDT

* AT 606 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS
  OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 9 MILES EAST OF EKALAKA...AND
  MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MILL IRON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 4574 10445 4592 10448 4602 10405 4579 10404
TIME...MOT...LOC 0006Z 253DEG 29KT 4584 10436

$$

JKL


Flood Warning


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1216 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 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.

.THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE WILL REMAIN AROUND THE CURRENT WATER
LEVELS WELL INTO THE FIRST WEEK OF SEPTEMBER. ACCORDINGLY...THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL CONTINUE TO ISSUE UPDATES ON MONDAYS
AND FRIDAYS. AT THIS POINT...THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE IS
EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE UNTIL AROUND THE THIRD WEEK OF
SEPTEMBER.


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.

&&

NDC009-021716-
/O.CON.KBIS.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTN8.3.ER.140630T1805Z.140706T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1216 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR WESTHOPE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 11:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 11.6 FEET BY THIS
  EVENING THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...WILDLIFE AND REFUGE FLOODING ONLY.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED       FORECASTS (7AM)
LOCATION     STG  STG DAY/TIME   SAT    SUN    MON    TUE    WED

SOURIS RIVER BASIN
 WESTHOPE     10 11.5 FRI 11 AM  11.6   11.6   11.5   11.4   11.4

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



$$
AJS


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
602 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

MTZ033-037-310100-
CARTER MT-FALLON MT-
602 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

AT 600 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES EAST OF EKALAKA TO 11 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF RIDGEWAY...AND MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RIDGEWAY...CAPITOL...BELLTOWER AND MILL IRON.

LAT...LON 4531 10486 4599 10446 4605 10405 4530 10404
TIME...MOT...LOC 0000Z 254DEG 30KT 4585 10439 4538 10470

$$

JKL

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
648 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

NDZ031>033-040-310030-
BILLINGS ND-GOLDEN VALLEY ND-SLOPE ND-STARK ND-
548 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER FAR SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA...

AT 544 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10 MILES EAST OF ALPHA...OR 26 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
BEACH...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PENNIES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE...
MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTHERN BILLINGS AND SOUTHWESTERN STARK
COUNTIES SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 94 AND ALONG AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 85.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

LAT...LON 4689 10337 4668 10311 4653 10371 4667 10382
TIME...MOT...LOC 2346Z 238DEG 23KT 4666 10360

$$

SCHILD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
624 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

NDZ001>005-009>013-021>023-025-035>037-046>048-050-051-312330-
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-
MCHENRY-PIERCE-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-FOSTER-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-
STUTSMAN-EMMONS-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
624 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP FROM WEST TO EAST TONIGHT. SOME STORMS
COULD BECOME STRONG AT TIMES WITH SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH SOME STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
AND AGAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATER THIS EVENING.

&&

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

$$

TM

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
624 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

NDZ017>020-031>034-040>045-312330-
MCKENZIE-DUNN-MERCER-OLIVER-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-MORTON-
SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-
624 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014 /524 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP FROM WEST TO EAST TONIGHT. THERE IS A
SLIGHT RISK THAT SOME STORMS COULD BE SEVERE THIS EVENING...MAINLY
SOUTH AND WEST OF THE MISSOURI RIVER. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WIND
GUSTS WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO
BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT
AND AGAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATER THIS EVENING.

&&

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
250 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-311300-
BENNETT-BUTTE-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-FALL RIVER-HAAKON-
HARDING-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-JACKSON-MELLETTE-NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-
NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-PERKINS-RAPID CITY-
SHANNON-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-TODD-TRIPP-
WESTERN CROOK-WESTON-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-ZIEBACH-
250 PM MDT (350 PM CDT) SAT AUG 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP FROM WEST TO
EAST ACROSS THE AREA LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE BEST
CHANCES FOR STORMS WILL BE ACROSS FAR NORTHEAST WYOMING AND
NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA. THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK FOR SEVERE STORMS...
MAINLY NEAR AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM GILLETTE TO SPEARFISH TO FAITH
AND DUPREE. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS
FROM ANY SEVERE STORMS...WITH AN ISOLATED TORNADO ALSO POSSIBLE OVER
FAR NORTHEAST WYOMING AND NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL IS ALSO POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ACROSS FAR NORTHWEST SOUTH
DAKOTA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA
SUNDAY AND LABOR DAY. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
224 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

MTZ025>027-311000-
DAWSON-PRAIRIE-WIBAUX-
224 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AS A COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE
REGION. SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY BECOME STRONG TO SEVERE LATE
THIS AFTERNOON EAST OF THE YELLOWSTONE RIVER WITH HAIL AND STRONG
WIND GUSTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
219 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

MTZ032-033-036-037-312030-
CUSTER-FALLON-POWDER RIVER-CARTER-
219 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON OVER
SOUTHEAST MONTANA. THE RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS HIGHEST
OVER FALLON AND CARTER COUNTIES. HAIL...DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND
VERY HEAVY RAIN ARE POSSIBLE. THOSE IN SOUTHEAST MONTANA NEED TO
BE READY TO ACT QUICKLY SHOULD SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOP.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
437 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-310945-
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-
437 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014 /337 AM MDT SAT AUG 30 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

MOST OF THE AREA WILL BE DRY TODAY. STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
IN THE FAR WESTERN DAKOTAS THIS AFTERNOON...POSSIBLY REACHING
NORTHWESTERN COUNTIES BEFORE WEAKENING. THE GREATEST THREAT WITH
ANY OF THESE STORMS WILL BE LARGE HAIL AND STRONG WINDS. STORMS
WILL BECOME WEAKER OVERNIGHT AS THEY TRANSITION ACROSS THE FORECAST
AREA. A FEW STORMS MAY PRODUCE HAIL...HOWEVER WIDESPREAD SEVERE
WEATHER IS UNLIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

STORMS WILL REDEVELOP IN THE HEAT OF THE DAY SUNDAY. SOME STORMS
COULD BE SEVERE WITH HAIL AND STRONG WINDS. THE GREATEST THREAT
FOR SEVERE STORMS WILL BE CONFINED TO FAR EASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA
INTO WESTERN MINNESOTA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT. SPOTTER
ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUESTED FOR SUNDAY.

$$

CONNELLY

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
324 AM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

MTZ016>027-059>062-310930-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
DANIELS-SHERIDAN-WESTERN ROOSEVELT-PETROLEUM-GARFIELD-MCCONE-
RICHLAND-DAWSON-PRAIRIE-WIBAUX-NORTHERN PHILLIPS-
SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-EASTERN ROOSEVELT-
324 AM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MONTANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR THE MILK RIVER AT
TAMPICO...GLASGOW...AND NASHUA.

AN AREAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE BEAVER CREEK
UPSTREAM OF HINSDALE.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AS A COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE
REGION. SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY BECOME STRONG TO SEVERE LATE THIS
AFTERNOON EAST OF THE YELLOWSTONE RIVER WITH HAIL AND STRONG WIND
GUSTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

RIVER FLOODING IS EXPECTED CONTINUE ALONG THE MILK RIVER THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

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