Flood Watch 2014 Hits Red Lodge Now
The Billings Morning News has been covering the floods in our area over the last week.The flooding in some areas has subsided for the time being! Livingston flood waters have gone down a bit over the last two days but sandbags still remain in place.
In talking to Jeff Bates, Coordinator of the Roundup Disaster Emergency Services(DES) this morning on the Billings Morning News he said,
the waters are receding but has warned residents that it just may be a breather before the next round of flooding in Musselshell County!
Now authorities in Carbon County are warning residents of Red Lodge and the surrounding areas of Red Lodge to prepare for flooding! The Carbon County Sheriff’s Office is coordinating the distribution of sand bags for citizens of Red Lodge, Bridger, Joliet and Roberts.
Officials in Carbon County have suggested that you,
be prepared to evacuate at a moment’s notice!
Carbon County residents may call, 406-446-1234 if you are in of sand bags.