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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Ice Jam
State MONTANA
County/Area PRAIRIE
WFO GGW
Begin Date 03/16/2011 11:54:00 MST-7
Begin Range 7
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location BENZ
Begin Lat/Lon 46.67/-105.62
End Date 03/19/2011 02:09:00 MST-7
End Range 3
End Azimuth SSE
End Location BENZ
End Lat/Lon 46.62/-105.46
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 Areal flooding in the area and on the Yellowstone River into Richland County due mainly to ice jams.
Event Narrative On March 16th, small creeks and streams that were swollen. On March 18th, an ice jam around 9 miles long and extending 5 miles west of Terry downstream to near the I-94 bridge near Fallon was causing flooding on the Yellowstone River.


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
BEAVER HILL DOT WIBAUX CO. MT 03/16/2011 11:54 MST-7 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOYT DAWSON CO. MT 03/16/2011 11:54 MST-7 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SAVAGE RICHLAND CO. MT 03/16/2011 11:54 MST-7 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BENZ PRAIRIE CO. MT 03/16/2011 11:54 MST-7 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WIBAUX WIBAUX CO. MT 03/17/2011 08:00 MST-7 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K