Tag Archives: flood

Flood Watch

By | June 13, 2017

NOAA has extended their flood watch to the West Glacier Region (see the full report here) 803 AM MDT Tue Jun 13 2017 …FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT… The National Weather Service in Missoula has expanded the Flood Watch to include a portion of northwest Montana. Through late tonight Moderate to heavy rain… Read More »

River is Rising Update

By | May 12, 2017

…Rising River Levels Through Saturday… Warm temperatures the past few days in the higher terrain will continue to lead to area rivers and streams seeing an increase in flows. Rivers are expected to reach their highest levels by Saturday. Cooler temperatures over the weekend will slow snowmelt, and rivers are forecast to be receding by… Read More »

North Fork River Flooding Update

By | May 11, 2017

NOAA has issued another hydrologic outlook for our area that says… Rising River Levels Return Late this Week and Weekend… Warm temperatures in the terrain along with rain Thursday and Friday will lead to area rivers and streams again seeing increased flows. Rivers are expected to reach their highest levels this weekend. Cooler temperatures over the weekend… Read More »

Forecasters Discuss Flood Potential as Melting Begins

By | May 4, 2017

The Daily Inter Lake reports that the National Weather Service on Wednesday warned that saturated soils, substantial high-elevation snowpack and possible rains in the coming week could lead to localized flooding in rivers and creeks throughout Northwest Montana. The region has seen some of the highest levels of precipitation in recent months, and last month was… Read More »

No Flooding Danger

By | April 22, 2017

Just in case you’re wondering, NFNews continues to monitor the potential for flooding on the North Fork river. Here’s the NOAA website to watch if you’re interested or concerned.

North Fork road reopens; Sun Road still closed

By | May 25, 2016

The Hungry Horse News reports that with the rain stopping overnight, flood waters near Blankenship and the Canyon are receding. The North Fork Road reopened to vehicle traffic about noon today. The Sun Road remained closed at Apgar, however, except for park personnel and guests to the Lake McDonald Lodge. There was still water flowing over the… Read More »