Preliminary Report: Flooding near Silesia, Montana
BNSF is experiencing flooding near Silesia, Montana which is approximately 10 miles south of Laurel, Montana. The main track was taken out of service around 5:30 p.m. CDT due to washouts and water over the main track. We currently do not have an estimated time of track re-opening.
Customers may experience delays through this region over the next 24-48 hours. BNSF will continue to assess and advise daily on this situation to help minimize impact to our customers.
We will continue to provide updates as conditions change. Please see bnsf.com/customers/weather-interruptions for maps and additional information. If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673 option 4, option 3.