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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Ice Jam
State MONTANA
County/Area PRAIRIE
WFO GGW
Begin Date 03/13/2011 13:15:00 MST-7
Begin Range 6
Begin Azimuth WSW
Begin Location BENZ
Begin Lat/Lon 46.65/-105.6
End Date 03/16/2011 11:54:00 MST-7
End Range 3
End Azimuth SSW
End Location BENZ
End Lat/Lon 46.63/-105.52
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Some impressive ice jamming on the Yellowstone River brought substantial flooding to Prairie and Dawson Counties.
Event Narrative An impressive ice jam on the Yellowstone River contained ice chunks the size of a house according to an observer. This ice jam caused damage to the Shirley pumping plant at the Buffalo Rapids District 2 Irrigation Project in Terry.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BENZ PRAIRIE CO. MT 03/13/2011 13:15 MST-7 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOYT DAWSON CO. MT 03/14/2011 06:54 MST-7 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K