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
926 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

...ELEVATED RIVER LEVELS DUE TO ICE JAMMING WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE
NORTH PLATTE RIVER AT LEWELLEN...

.River levels are forecast to remain high due to periods of ice
jamming, however, 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    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue


North Platte River
Lewellen            7.5   6.8 Fri 08 AM   6.7    6.6    6.6    6.5

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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