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249 PM MDT Tue Mar 20 2018
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a
* Flood Watch for far southern portions of southwest Montana,
including the following areas, Beaverhead, Gallatin, and
* From late Wednesday night through late Thursday night
* Significant rainfall and snowmelt are possible for areas near
the Idaho border Thursday and Thursday night as a moist Pacific
storm system affects the region with snow levels rising to
around 8000 feet.
* Snowmelt from warming temperatures Wednesday and WEdnesday night
will be followed by rainfall at elevations up to 8000 feet
Thursday and Thursday night. This may lead to excessive runoff
and potential flooding of low lying areas.
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.