Recreational activity discouraged on swollen area rivers

...ELKHORN AND PLATTE RIVERS CONTINUE TO RUN HIGH...

RECENT HEAVY RAIN HAS INCREASED FLOWS ALONG THE PLATTE AND ELKHORN RIVERS ACROSS THE AREA. THE RIVERS WILL REMAIN SWOLLEN INTO MONDAY AND ANY ADDITIONAL RAIN COULD SEND RIVERS ABOVE FLOOD STAGE.

RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY IS DISCOURAGED ON BOTH THE PLATTE AND ELKHORN RIVERS IN DOUGLAS...WASHINGTON...DODGE...SAUNDERS AND SARPY COUNTIES. THE RIVERS CONTINUE TO FLOW MUCH MORE RAPIDLY THAN UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS.

 



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