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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
910 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...
  North Platte River near Lisco affecting Garden County.

  North Platte River at Lewellen affecting Garden and Keith
  Counties.

  North Platte River near North Platte affecting Lincoln County.

  Platte River at Brady North Channel affecting Lincoln County.

. Minor to moderate flooding is forecast to continue along the North
Platte river...upstream and downstream of Lake McConaughy. The
flooding is due to increased releases from reservoirs in Wyoming and
from Lake McConaughy. The North Platte river at North Platte will
continue to rise.The combined flow from the North Platte river and
the South Platte river will continue to produce minor flooding on the
Platte river near Brady.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the roadway.
The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross safely
and the road beneath may not be intact. Vehicles caught in rising
waters should be abandoned quickly.

Do not let children play near the river during high water.

&&

NEC111-291410-
/O.CON.KLBF.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NPTN1.2.RS.160516T1415Z.160528T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
910 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near North Platte.
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Friday the stage was 6.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain fairly steady.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Major and widespread flooding occurs along
  the north bank of the North Platte River from Highway 83 to about 4
  miles west of Highway 83 south of North River Road. Water
  encroaches into some residences and outbuildings in this area with
  access to properties significantly impaired. Major and widespread
  flooding occurs along the south bank from the Nebraska Game and
  Parks Recreational Vehicle Campground Site to Cody Park in North
  Platte.

&&

LAT...LON 4124 10087 4119 10087 4115 10075 4110 10069
      4112 10064 4114 10067

$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
910 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...
  North Platte River near Lisco affecting Garden County.

  North Platte River at Lewellen affecting Garden and Keith
  Counties.

  North Platte River near North Platte affecting Lincoln County.

  Platte River at Brady North Channel affecting Lincoln County.

. Minor to moderate flooding is forecast to continue along the North
Platte river...upstream and downstream of Lake McConaughy. The
flooding is due to increased releases from reservoirs in Wyoming and
from Lake McConaughy. The North Platte river at North Platte will
continue to rise.The combined flow from the North Platte river and
the South Platte river will continue to produce minor flooding on the
Platte river near Brady.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the roadway.
The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross safely
and the road beneath may not be intact. Vehicles caught in rising
waters should be abandoned quickly.

Do not let children play near the river during high water.

&&

NEC111-291410-
/O.CON.KLBF.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BDYN1.1.RS.160523T1315Z.160528T1200Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
910 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River at Brady North Channel.
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Friday the stage was 7.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain fairly steady.
* Impact...At 7.5 feet...Flood Stage. Minor flooding along and near
  the Platte River.

&&

LAT...LON 4113 10068 4108 10071 4091 10022 4097 10022

$$

Power




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
508 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-291030-
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
508 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016 /408 AM MDT SAT MAY 28 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL AND
CENTRAL NEBRASKA TODAY AND TONIGHT. IN ADDITION...PORTIONS OF THE
EASTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE...WILL SEE AN INCREASED THREAT FOR
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. AT THIS TIME...THE THREAT FOR
SEVERE STORMS IS LOW.

RESERVOIR RELEASES ALONG THE NORTH PLATTE RIVER WILL MAINTAIN
MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING INTO JUNE FROM LISCO TO NORTH PLATTE.
THE PLATTE RIVER WILL REMAIN HIGH...WITH THE RIVER NEAR BRADY
FLUCTUATING TO NEAR MINOR FLOOD STAGE. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST
FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR RIVER FORECASTS. THE SOUTH PLATTE RIVER WILL
CONTINUE TO SEE MINOR FLUCTUATIONS...BUT IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN
BELOW FLOOD STAGE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY TROUGH WEDNESDAY. THE
SEVERE THREAT FOR THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY...TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY IS
LOW. ON MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF HIGHWAY 2 FROM ANTIOCH TO THEDFORD...AND
WEST OF HIGHWAY 83 FROM THEDFORD TO VALENTINE. LARGE HAIL AND
DAMAGING WINDS ARE THE MAIN SEVERE THREATS.

RESERVOIR RELEASES ALONG THE NORTH PLATTE RIVER WILL MAINTAIN
MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING INTO JUNE FROM LISCO TO NORTH PLATTE.
THE PLATTE RIVER WILL REMAIN HIGH...WITH THE RIVER NEAR BRADY
FLUCTUATING TO NEAR MINOR FLOOD STAGE. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST
FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR RIVER FORECASTS. THE SOUTH PLATTE RIVER WILL
CONTINUE TO SEE MINOR FLUCTUATIONS...BUT IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN
BELOW FLOOD STAGE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

CLB




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