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Flood Statement

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WGUS85 KTFX 040005
FLSTFX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
505 PM MST SAT JAN 3 2015

MTC031-040100-
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/00000.N.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GALLATIN MT-
505 PM MST SAT JAN 3 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY FOR ICE JAM FLOODING WILL EXPIRE AT 500 PM MST
FOR CENTRAL GALLATIN COUNTY...

THERE HAVE BEEN NO FURTHER REPORTS OF FLOODING ALONG THE GALLATIN 
RIVER BETWEEN BIG SKY AND GALLATIN GATEWAY OVER THE LAST DAY OR SO. 
THEREFORE...THE FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN ALLOWED TO EXPIRE. 
HOWEVER...TEMPERATURES WILL BE WARMING BACK ABOVE FREEZING TO BEGIN 
THE WEEK...WHICH MAY CAUSE ADDITIONAL BREAK UP OF RIVER 
ICE...INCREASING THE POTENTIAL FOR FURTHER ICE JAMMING.

LAT...LON 4533 11118 4537 11118 4541 11124 4545 11125
      4547 11128 4550 11128 4560 11121 4560 11119
      4550 11125 4548 11126 4546 11123 4542 11122
      4538 11117 4533 11116 4526 11123 4526 11126

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