The Milk River is at flood stage in several parts of North Central Montana, affecting several small towns including Glasgow, Tampico, Hinsdale, Saco and Nashua.

According to the National Weather Service:

  • THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MILK RIVER AT GLASGOW UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
  • AT 7:23 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 27.0 FEET. * FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.
  • MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
  • FORECAST... THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE GRADUALLY RISING TO NEAR 30.8 FEET BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING A WEEK FROM NOW THEN BEGIN FALLING.
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