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Snowpack near 2011 levels, Mo. River flooding unlikely though

March 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Corps of Engineers official says the mountain snowpack in the Missouri River’s upper basin is close to levels seen before 2011 flooding on the river. But she says flooding this year is still far less likely.

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Snowpack near 2011 levels, Mo. River flooding unlikely though

March 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Corps of Engineers official says the mountain snowpack in the Missouri River’s upper basin is close to levels seen before 2011 flooding on the river. But she says flooding this year is still far less likely.

Jody Farhat wi…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Montana governor says Missouri River snowpack below normal so far

January 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic

HELENA, Mont. (AP) Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer said Thursday that snowpack in the Missouri River Basin headwaters is far below normal so far this winter, and far below levels seen last year when heavy snowfall in the mountains was a big factor in floods downstream. Continue Reading