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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:17 PM MDT Jun. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... The hydrologic advisory for rapid rises remains in effect until
230 PM MDT Tuesday for northwestern Big Horn and east Central Park
counties...

At 11 PM Monday, the Shoshone river near Lovell was at 11.4 feet.
Flood stage at this location is 11 feet. The river looks to be at a
flat crest, but remain above flood stage through the day Tuesday. At
11 feet, water is up against the main dike at the sewage lagoons
along the right bank. Also, minor flooding of agricultural land and
farm houses adjacent to the river is expected. Water could also be
over low areas of Highway 37 north of cetgo bridge.

Other areas with low-lying minor flooding could be occurring along
Shoshone river from Cody to Lovell.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks can become unstable and
unsafe.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4489 10821 4484 10820 4484 10828 4482 10838
      4468 10870 4468 10885 4464 10891 4458 10894
      4454 10897 4451 10904 4447 10917 4452 10922
      4454 10910 4459 10900 4467 10896 4472 10887
      4473 10873 4479 10859 4488 10839


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:17 PM MDT Jun. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... The hydrologic advisory for rapid rises remains in effect until
230 PM MDT Tuesday for northwestern Big Horn and east Central Park
counties...

At 11 PM Monday, the Shoshone river near Lovell was at 11.4 feet.
Flood stage at this location is 11 feet. The river looks to be at a
flat crest, but remain above flood stage through the day Tuesday. At
11 feet, water is up against the main dike at the sewage lagoons
along the right bank. Also, minor flooding of agricultural land and
farm houses adjacent to the river is expected. Water could also be
over low areas of Highway 37 north of cetgo bridge.

Other areas with low-lying minor flooding could be occurring along
Shoshone river from Cody to Lovell.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks can become unstable and
unsafe.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4489 10821 4484 10820 4484 10828 4482 10838
      4468 10870 4468 10885 4464 10891 4458 10894
      4454 10897 4451 10904 4447 10917 4452 10922
      4454 10910 4459 10900 4467 10896 4472 10887
      4473 10873 4479 10859 4488 10839


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