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Posted on: May 12, 2019

Flood Warning for The Big Wood River at Hailey

Flood Warning for The Big Wood River at Hailey
Starting Tuesday night until further notice...Or until the Warning is cancelled.

519 PM GMT Sun May 12 2019

The National Weather Service in Pocatello has issued a

* Flood Warning for The Big Wood River at Hailey.
* Starting Tuesday night until further notice...Or until the Warning is cancelled.
* At 4:45 PM Sunday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Flood Stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above Flood Stage by late Tuesday night and continue to rise to near 6.0 feet by the next Saturday.
* Impact...At 6.0 feet...or 3161 cfs...Moderate flooding will occur along Cedar, War Eagle, and Della Vista Drives in the lower subdivisions in Hailey which may be inaccessible. Flooding in Riverview Drive area of Bellevue. Draper Preserve in Hailey is inaccessible. Water may be over some secondary roads in West Ketchum (Wood River Drive). Gimlet subdivision will have some residents with flooding issues.

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