As the National Weather Service calls it "a sensational runoff" this spring, our rivers and streams are on the rise. This whole state of Montana is affected by high waters. The eastern part is under water, the western part is headed that way. Schools have been land locked with students trapped inside by flood waters. AND ITS ONLY JUST BEGUN..
Some homes in our area are already flooded from the Clark Fork River, these houses can use the title of the film by Robert Redford "a River runs through it". Others are sandbagging their properties in hopes to ward off the would be intruder. What shall we do, what if the river rises and comes into our homes like an unwelcome guest?
Recent News headlines give plenty of warnings ; "Governor declares state of Emergency",