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Flood warning extended


February 14, 2017

WORLAND — The National Weather Service in Riverton has extended the flood warning for an ice jam in south central Big Horn County and north central Washakie County from Worland to Greybull through 4:15 p.m. today.

Reporting gauges indicate ice jam flooding on the Big Horn River at Worland with the gauge just below the major flood range at 10.4 feet at 4 p.m.

The river reached a maximum of 14.9 feet at 1:45 p.m. Saturday.

According to the National Weather Service, ice jam flooding is expected to continue on the Big Horn River at Worland through today. River levels are expected to continu...

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