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Custer ID-Blaine ID-Butte ID-
1144 AM MDT WED MAY 24 2017
The National Weather Service in Pocatello has extended the
* Flood Warning for...
Rain and Snowmelt in...
Custer County in central Idaho...
Blaine County in central Idaho...
Northwestern Butte County in southeastern Idaho...
* Until 900 PM MDT Friday
* River flows will fluctuate with warming temperatures the next few
days. Slightly cooler temperatures are expected Thursday and
Friday, then a warming trend will begin Saturday and continue into
next week. A good deal of snow remains in the mountains that is
yet to melt and run off. Emergency management officials continue
to report flood problems along the Big Wood River near Hailey.
Flooding is also occurring along Antelope Creek from Grouse toward
Darlington and along the Big Lost River from Leslie to the
Darlington Flats. Water levels have increased on Valley Creek at
Stanley where minor flooding is occurring. Many back country roads
may still be inundated with water or washed out and travel in
those areas is not advised.
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.
LAT...LON 4488 11422 4475 11423 4475 11409 4449 11381
4445 11345 4423 11332 4416 11301 4325 11383
4324 11437 4333 11440 4333 11453 4381 11470
4386 11498 4415 11502 4433 11529 4458 11531
4476 11509 4472 11495 4480 11481 4458 11456
530 PM MDT Wed May 24 2017
The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Wood River at Hailey.
* from this evening until further notice...Or until the Warning is
* At 5:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 6.0 feet.
* Moderate Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above Flood Stage around 10 PM tonight and
continue to rise above Moderate Flood Stage by 2 AM peaking
near 6.9 feet by Thursday morning. Additional rises are possible
thereafter but the forecast calls for the stage to drop through
the day Thursday.
* Impact...At 6.7 feet...Some street flooding will occur in the lower
sub-divisions in Hailey and Riverview Drive in Bellevue. Draper
Preserve in Hailey is inaccessible. Water will be over some
secondary roads in West Ketchum.
Fld Observed Forecast 6 AM
Location Stg Stg Day Time Thu Fri Sat
Big Wood River
Big Wood River at Ha 6.0 5.7 Wed 05 PM 6.9 6.0 5.8
LAT...LON 4373 11440 4356 11436 4341 11428 4341 11423