Ice Jams Causing Elevated River Levels Along the North Platte and Platte Rivers


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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
741 AM MDT TUE OCT 25 2016

...North Platte River levels at North Platte remain elevated...

.Increased releases from Lake McConaughy will cause the North Platte
River downstream of the reservoir to remain elevated. While river
levels on the North Platte River at North Platte will remain high, no
flooding is expected at this time.

&&


The current observed and forecast stages for the next four days
include:
                    Fld   Obs             Forecast 7 AM CDT
Location            Stg   Stg Day Time    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat


North Platte River
North Platte        6.0   5.9 Tue 08 AM   5.9    5.9    5.9    5.9

Stay tuned for further developments by listening to NOAA Weather
Radio, radio and television stations or online at
www.weather.gov/northplatte.

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NWS Rapid City






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