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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:57 AM MST on February 21, 2017

Expires 1:45 PM EST on February 23, 2017


The National Weather Service in Pocatello has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
rain and snowmelt in...
Cassia County in southeastern Idaho...

* until noon MST Wednesday

* additional rain on snow at mid/high levels and rain on saturated
ground at low levels as well as windy conditions will create
additional low-lying flooding this afternoon through the evening.
A cool down Wednesday through most of the weekend will aide to the
slow down of flooding, though it may take some time to see the
full effect.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Burley, Heyburn, Malta, Oakley Reservoir, Lake Walcott, Oakley,
Declo, Albion, Elba, Almo, Yale rest area, Mt Harrison, City of
rocks, sweetzer Summit, Idahome, Bostetter Ranger station, Sublett
Reservoir, Interstate 84 and 86 Junction, bridge and Milner dam.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

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


Lat... Lon 4200 11428 4242 11428 4242 11407 4251 11407
      4253 11399 4255 11388 4254 11383 4256 11378
      4253 11375 4252 11370 4254 11365 4264 11358
      4267 11349 4269 11337 4263 11330 4263 11318
      4259 11317 4258 11300 4200 11300


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1117 am MST Tue Feb 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
rain and snowmelt in...
southeastern Blaine County in central Idaho...
Lincoln County in south central Idaho...
Minidoka County in south central Idaho...

* until 1145 am MST Thursday

* at approx. 10:00 am MST, emergency management officials reported
reported continued flooding for mainly northern and eastern
Lincoln County as well as southeast Blaine County. Widespread
flooding continues for Minidoka County too. Additional rain on
snow and saturated ground as well as windy conditions will create
additional low-lying flooding this afternoon through the evening.
A cool down and overall dry period Wednesday through most of the
weekend will aide to slow down of flooding, though it may take a
couple of days to see the full effect.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Burley, Rupert, Heyburn, Shoshone, Northern Lake Walcott, Paul,
Richfield, Minidoka, Dietrich, Acequia, Shoshone ice caves, Bear
Trap Airport, Kimama and Laidlaw Corrals Airport.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

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


Lat... Lon 4320 11460 4319 11324 4276 11324 4276 11318
      4268 11318 4267 11324 4262 11325 4269 11337
      4266 11355 4252 11370 4256 11378 4254 11393
      4276 11393 4277 11405 4281 11405 4281 11435
      4285 11438 4285 11460

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