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Idaho, Coeur d'Alene Area

Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:54 AM PDT on March 25, 2017

Expires 8:54 PM EDT on March 30, 2017


... Flood Warning now in effect until Tuesday afternoon...
the Flood Warning continues for
the lake Coeur D Alene .
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 10:30 am Saturday the stage was 2133.93 feet.
* Flood stage is 2133.00 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and will continue.
* Forecast... the river is expected to continue to fall to below flood
stage by early Tuesday morning.


Lat... Lon 4773 11694 4771 11656 4733 11667 4730 11696 4773 11694


* at 2134.8 feet... at this stage, fernan creek may begin flowing from
Coeur D'Alene Lake into Fernan Lake.
* At 2134.8 feet... the couer d'alene resort boardwalk, Independence
Point docks, and the 3rd street boat launch and parking lot will be
partially flooded. City beach and the city beach parking area will
be partially flooded. Several recreational picnic areas, docks, and
campsites around the lake and along the Chain Lakes will between
Harrison and Cataldo will be flooded. Businesses at the corner of
10th street and Lakeshore drive in Coeur D'Alene may have flooded
parking lots and water approaching their buildings.
* At 2134.7 feet... the boardwalk that parallels Bellerive Lane on the
Spokane river in Coeur D'Alene may be submerged and the docks may
be inaccessible.
* At 2134.4 feet... Squaw Bay Road at neachen Bay and Blue Lake Road
near Springston bridge in Harrison may be flooded at this stage.
Flooding may also occur at this stage on Black Rock Road east of
Highway 3, Lake Road, Thompson Lake Road, Willow Creek Road and
Evans Creek Road.
* At 2134.0 feet... Harbor Island may begin to experience minor
flooding. Water may begin to cover Loffs Bay Road at Loffs Bay.
* At 2133.5 feet... low areas at campground on Wolf Lodge Bay Road,
near I-90 and highgway 97, may begin to flood.
* At 2133.0 feet... if there are waves or boat wakes there may be some
minor flooding of residential and commercial property around the
lake. Flooding of lowland areas and some secondary roads adjacent
to Route 3 is likely, including Killarney Lake Road, Bull Run Road,
Rainey Hill Road, Medimont Road, and River Road between Highway 3
and Tamarack Ridge Road. Loffs Bay Road at Mica creek may also
begin to flood.






Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 5:28 AM PDT on March 30, 2017

Expires 3:00 PM EDT on March 31, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Idaho and Washington, including the following
counties, in Idaho, Benewah, Bonner, boundary, Kootenai,
Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce, and Shoshone. In Washington, Asotin,
Pend Oreille, Spokane, and Stevens.

* Through Friday morning

* scattered showers are expected today. Some of the strongest
cells will have the potential to produce a tenth to quarter of
an inch quickly... but the majority of north Idaho and northeast
Washington will receive less than a tenth of an inch of
precipitation today.

* Field flooding: water tables are running high from the last few
weeks of wet weather and melting Snow. Field flooding is
ongoing. For areas with poor drainage... field flooding may be an
issue for the next few weeks.

* Rock and mud slides: soil is saturated over north Idaho and
northeast Washington. Areas with steep terrain will be prone to
rock and mud slides until the ground is allowed to dry.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 5:28 AM PDT on March 30, 2017

Expires 3:00 PM EDT on March 31, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Idaho and Washington, including the following
counties, in Idaho, Benewah, Bonner, boundary, Kootenai,
Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce, and Shoshone. In Washington, Asotin,
Pend Oreille, Spokane, and Stevens.

* Through Friday morning

* scattered showers are expected today. Some of the strongest
cells will have the potential to produce a tenth to quarter of
an inch quickly... but the majority of north Idaho and northeast
Washington will receive less than a tenth of an inch of
precipitation today.

* Field flooding: water tables are running high from the last few
weeks of wet weather and melting Snow. Field flooding is
ongoing. For areas with poor drainage... field flooding may be an
issue for the next few weeks.

* Rock and mud slides: soil is saturated over north Idaho and
northeast Washington. Areas with steep terrain will be prone to
rock and mud slides until the ground is allowed to dry.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.





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Louisiana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
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Michigan - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
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