Weather Alerts for Bear Lake Valley

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Bear Lake
Effective: Sun, 6/4 11:49am Updated: Mon, 6/5 7:26am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 6/5 3:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Idaho...
Bear River at Border affecting Bear Lake County.
.Warm temperatures combined with rainfall will melt high mountain
snowpack and keeping high river flows.
Additional information is available at
* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* WHERE...Bear River at Border.
* WHEN...Until further notice.
* IMPACTS...At 7.5 feet, Water will begin to encroach on Pegram Road
just north of Pegram. Lowland flooding of fields and pasture land
will occur. Driveways to low lying homes next to the river near
Dingle may have water across them. Some basements of low lying
homes next to the river will start to have water come in them.
- At 11:30 AM MDT Sunday the stage was 8.6 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 11:30 AM MDT Sunday was 8.6 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to remain steady at current
levels the next couple of days before slowly dropping later
in the week.
- Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
- Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
8.6 feet on 03/27/1956.
Fld   Observed           Forecasts (12 pm MDT)
Location  Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Mon   Tue   Wed
Bear River
Border    7.5   8.6   Sun 11 am MD 8.4   8.3   8.2

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

CoCoRaHS (Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network) Station Number: ID-GM-5 Live Lightning Map - USA Boise Skywarn Spotter ID: DO21 AlertID Northwestern Weather Network Southwestern Weather Network

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