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Severe flood risk prompts spring runoff meetings
Because of the ongoing concern and worries, Boulder County is hosting four Spring Runoff & Community Preparedness Meetings the week of March 10 for residents to talk about the spring runoff, summer flooding hazards and tips on flash flooding emergency …
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Posted on 11 March 2014 | 12:15 am
GRBJ: Businesses planning for spring flooding
Bultsma Excavating has been fielding calls from those who are hoping to be more prepared this year than they were in 2013, should serious flooding occur when the ice and snow begin to melt. Matthew LaRue, senior project manager at Bultsma, said the …
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Posted on 11 March 2014 | 12:13 am
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Flooding Swells Montana Rivers, Washes out Roads
Authorities warned the flooding could get worse with more rain and snow expected early Tuesday. Montana Gov. Steve Bullock declared a flood emergency late Monday after forecasters put 30 of the state's 56 counties under some type of high water warning.
Flooding washes out roads, leaving hundreds cut off in eastern Montana with …Minneapolis Star Tribune
Montana Flooding: Hundreds Trapped in Roundup as Musselshell River Rises …The Weather Channel
Governor declares flood emergency for MontanaSeattle Post Intelligencer
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Posted on 10 March 2014 | 11:54 pm
Flooding reported along the banks of the Weiser River
The Weiser River at Midvale Monday morning and in the Cove area of Cambridge. Water levels are still rising. Parts of Cambridge, Midvale and surrounding areas have water over the roads and areas of the Weiser River have crested.
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 10:15 pm
Flooding expected to return today, Tuesday
Helena Independent Record
Though the weekend offered a reprieve from the flooding caused by rapid snow melt, county officials are expecting more surging waters today and Tuesday. “We know we're going to get it,” county Disaster and Emergency Services Coordinator Paul Spengler …
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 7:07 pm
Officials eye winter storm that could make flooding worse
The National Weather Service says a powerful Pacific storm system moving into the region would bring rain and wet snow through early Tuesday and could make flooding worse. “We're looking at a pretty wet weather system moving in,” said Chauncy Schultz …
Flooding continues as ice backs up Bighorn RiverWashington Times
Officials hope worst of Big Horn River flooding is over [VIDEOS]Casper Star-Tribune Online
More flooding expected along Bighorn RiverKota
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Posted on 10 March 2014 | 7:02 pm
Lake Michigan's ice cover sets record; flooding feared
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
(13) Comments. As Lake Michigan set a record over the weekend for greatest ice cover, scientists are warning that all that ice and snow could cause severe flooding in some areas when it finally melts. That thaw will start in southeastern Wisconsin on …
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Posted on 10 March 2014 | 4:30 pm
National Weather Service warns of possible flooding in Wisconsin if snow melts … – Minneapolis Star Tribune
National Weather Service warns of possible flooding in Wisconsin if snow melts …
Minneapolis Star Tribune
MADISON, Wis. — If all the snow that fell this winter melts too quickly, there could be severe flooding in areas of Wisconsin, according to the National Weather Service. The ripening flood conditions have been caused by higher-than-usual snowfall and …
Hydrologist warns of flooding from snow meltWEAU
If all the snow that fell this winter melts too quickly, there could be severe …The Sheboygan Press
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Posted on 9 March 2014 | 8:50 pm
KTVQ Billings News
Ice Jams Cause Flooding in Montana and Wyoming
Ice jams and melting snow have caused flooding in several locations around Wyoming and Montana, forcing several evacuations and prompting flood warnings. In Montana, four major rivers were under flood warnings. The National Weather Service in …
Ice Jams Cause Flooding in 2 StatesThe Weather Channel
Flooding washes out bridge south of Ryegate; water rising in Musselshell CountyBillings Gazette
Q2 Weather: Flooding, here we go againKTVQ Billings News
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Posted on 8 March 2014 | 11:51 pm
San Francisco Chronicle
Spring Flooding Ramps Up With More Rain For Montana, Wyoming, Idaho …
Flooding in low-lying areas, as rain, coupled with warmer temperatures, melt the existing snowpack. High avalanche threat due to heavy wet snow, even rain, loading on existing snowpack in the mountains. Refreezing of meltwater overnight will lead to …
Missoula snow removal moves to preventing floodingKPAX-TV
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Posted on 8 March 2014 | 2:56 am
Flood – Yahoo News Search Results
Much to the relief of tens of thousands of homeowners, final Congressional action on flood insurance relief could come before the end of this month. However, neither the legislation approved by the House of Representatives nor the Senate's version address the impacts on commercial properties.
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 10:39 pm
Flood watch season in New Brunswick started on Monday, with snow pack's water equivalency in the southern part of the province at 122 per cent of average.
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 6:10 pm
KING COUNTY — The King County Flood Warning Center has issued a Phase III flood alert for the Cedar River and Green River in King County. A Phase III flood alert for the Green River means increased flows in flood-prone …
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 2:32 pm
The Skykomish River was up to the top of its banks Sunday in Monroe. A flood warning remains in effect for the Snohomish River below Snohomish through late Monday.
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 9:54 am
Early on, Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu led the charge to delay dramatic increases in the premiums paid by homeowners covered under the federal flood insurance program.
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 3:19 am
The flood of 2013 left in its wake countless stories of escape, survival and heroism. One of the more memorable came in the mountain enclave of Salina, where Steve LeGoff and a friend rescued LeGoff's wife, Michelle Grainger, from an overwhelming sea of mud that had cascaded into a neighbor's home where they sought shelter during the storm.
Posted on 8 March 2014 | 11:04 pm
Flood defences battered by winter storms around Wales are promised an extra £4.2m for "swift repair".
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 7:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Less than two years after Congress approved a landmark bill to overhaul the federal flood insurance program, lawmakers are poised to undo many of the changes after homeowners in flood-prone areas complained about sharp increases in premiums.
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 8:56 am
By Thomas Ferraro WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives, in a rare act of bipartisanship, overwhelmingly passed a bill on Tuesday to protect millions of American homeowners and businesses from dramatic increases in their flood insurance premiums. On a vote of 306-91, the Republican-led House sent the measure – the Homeowners Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 – to the …
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 12:00 am
Lower federal subsidies for flood insurance to US policyholders would increase demand for private coverage as the cost of government-provided insurance rises, according to Fitch Ratings.
Posted on 4 March 2014 | 5:05 pm