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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
821 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...

  Platte River Near Kearney Affecting Buffalo...Hall...Kearney and
  Phelps Counties. A second river crest will impact the Kearney
  area late this weekend.

&&

NEC019-079-099-137-290421-
/O.CON.KGID.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/KEAN1.1.ER.150518T1200Z.150522T2115Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
821 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River Near Kearney.
* At  7:15 AM Thursday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to begin a slow rise and
  crest again around 6.7 feet late Sunday and Monday. This
  crest would be slightly below the crest on May 22 of
  7 feet. It is important to remember this forecast is
  based on water which is already in the Platte
  River basin. Changes to the forecast water level will be
  possible should substantial rainfall be realized across
  the basin through south central or western Nebraska at
  anytime this week or next.
* at 6.0 feet...Minor flooding of rural lowlands occur.

&&

LAT...LON 4069 9925 4083 9839 4079 9833 4065 9889
      4061 9925

$$


Flood Advisory


FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
826 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

NEC079-081-121-300315-
/O.CON.KGID.FA.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-150530T0315Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HALL NE-HAMILTON NE-MERRICK NE-
826 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1015 PM CDT FRIDAY FOR
EAST CENTRAL HALL...WEST CENTRAL HAMILTON AND SOUTHWESTERN MERRICK
COUNTIES...

* MINOR FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE PLATTE RIVER ACROSS
  PORTIONS OF HALL...HAMILTON AND MERRICK COUNTIES. MINOR FLOODING
  HAS BEEN REPORTED IN FIELDS AND NEAR THE HOTEL AND ARBYS PARKING
  LOT NEAR THE GRAND ISLAND HIGHWAY 281 AND INTERSTATE 80
  INTERCHANGE. A FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FRIDAY NIGHT
  FOR AREAS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER WHICH MAY BE IMPACTED BY HIGH
  WATER.

* AT GRAND ISLAND...THE RIVER STAGE WAS 6.33 FEET AT 715 AM THURSDAY
  WHICH IS JUST SHY OF THE FLOOD STAGE OF 6.5 FEET. THE RIVER IS
  FORECAST TO FALL SOME THROUGH SATURDAY...BUT BEGIN A SLOW RISE
  AGAIN BY MONDAY JUNE 1. THE RIVER WILL LIKELY CREST AGAIN NEAR
  FLOOD STAGE AROUND JUNE 3.

* FLOODING ALONG LOW LYING AREAS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE INTO EARLY
  NEXT MONTH. THOSE WITH PROPERTY INVESTMENTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD
  TAKE MEASURES TO PROTECT THEIR INVESTMENT.

* THESE FORECASTS ARE BASED LARGELY ON WATER ALREADY IN THE PLATTE
  RIVER BASIN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IN THE BASIN WILL RESULT IN
  CHANGES TO ANTICIPATED STAGES AND TIMING OF CRESTS OR FALLS.
  ALWAYS CHECK RIVER STAGES AND FORECASTS DAILY AT A MINIMUM TO
  REMAIN INFORMED OF THE SITUATION.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... LOW LYING
  AREAS NEAR THE HIGHWAY 281...AND INTERSTATE 80 EXIT 312
  INTERCHANGE.

LAT...LON 4097 9812 4091 9819 4080 9835 4078 9842
      4082 9842 4091 9826 4101 9816 4105 9809
      4105 9805 4101 9805

$$

NOAA/NWS/MORITZ


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
542 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-291045-
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-
542 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015 /442 AM MDT THU MAY 28 2015/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP OVER WESTERN NEBRASKA THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE MAIN THREAT AREA IS EAST OF A LINE FROM
CHAPPELL TO HYANNIS THROUGH SOUTHERN CHERRY COUNTY AND THEN WEST OF
A LINE FROM BREWSTER IN BLAINE COUNTY SOUTH TO BROKEN BOW. THE
MAIN THREAT WITH THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING
THUNDERSTORM WINDS AND HEAVY RAIN.

RIVER LEVELS CONTINUE TO RISE ON THE NORTH AND SOUTH PLATTE
RIVERS AS WELL AS THE MAIN STEM OF THE PLATTE RIVER. PLEASE REFER
TO THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ON FRIDAY AND THEN AGAIN THE
FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK BUT AT THIS TIME THE THREAT OF WIDESPREAD
SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW.

RIVER LEVELS WILL REMAIN HIGH ALONG THE NORTH AND SOUTH PLATTE
RIVERS. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR FURTHER
DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...GENERALLY ALONG AND WEST OF HIGHWAY
83 TO HIGHWAY 61.

&&

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

$$

MP

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
509 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>050-057>062-070>075-
081>086-092>097-291100-
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-
BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-
POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-
CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-
APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
509 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO SPREAD FROM WEST TO EAST THIS
AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...POSSIBLY
LINGERING INTO SOUTHEAST IOWA EARLY SATURDAY. A FEW STORMS MAY BE
SEVERE FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...BUT OVERALL THE THREAT OF SEVERE
WEATHER IS LOW. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS WOULD BE THE MAIN THREATS
WITH ANY OF THE STRONGER STORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE BRIEFLY NEEDED FRIDAY OR FRIDAY NIGHT.

$$

SMALL

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
509 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-291015-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
509 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS MORNING IN EASTERN KANSAS WILL CAUSE HEAVY
RAIN ALTHOUGH THE POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING IS LOW. AN ADDITIONAL
ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED LATER THIS EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. LOCALIZED HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING IS POSSIBLE
AS WELL AS A FEW STRONG STORMS WITH HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AS THE
MAIN THREATS.

FLOODING OF THE NEOSHO RIVER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE MORNING. SEE
THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENT FOR DETAILED INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT.
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IN THIS PERIOD COULD BE HEAVY ENOUGH TO CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT RAINFALL AMOUNTS OVER ONE INCH
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA.

&&

MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TOP/SITREP

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
423 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-290930-
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-DONIPHAN-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-JOHNSON KS-
ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HARRISON-MERCER-PUTNAM-SCHUYLER-
HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-BUCHANAN-CLINTON-
CALDWELL-LIVINGSTON-LINN MO-MACON-PLATTE-CLAY-RAY-CARROLL-CHARITON-
RANDOLPH-JACKSON-LAFAYETTE-SALINE-HOWARD-CASS-JOHNSON MO-PETTIS-
COOPER-BATES-HENRY-
423 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST...NORTH CENTRAL AND
WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...AS WELL AS EXTREME EASTERN KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

 SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE TODAY. THERE IS A CHANCE
 FOR AN ISOLATED SEVERE STORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS
 ACROSS EASTERN KANSAS AND WESTERN MISSOURI.

 RAIN FROM THESE STORMS MAY EXACERBATE AND PROLONG ONGOING RIVER
 FLOODING.

 MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
 HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/EAX/HWO

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

 WIDESPREAD STORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY AND FRIDAY
 NIGHT. AN ISOLATED SEVERE STORM MAY BE POSSIBLE. THE POTENTIAL FOR
 HEAVY RAINFALL ALONG ALREADY SWOLLEN RIVERS, CREEKS AND STREAMS MAY
 LEAD TO ADDITIONAL AND CONTINUED FLOODING.

 MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
 HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/EAX/HWO

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
412 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

IAZ002-003-013-014-022-MNZ072-080-081-089-090-290915-
OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-BUENA VISTA-LYON MN-MURRAY-
COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON-
412 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST IOWA
AND SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY
MORNING. SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED BUT SOME OF THE STRONGER
CELLS COULD HAVE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
358 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-290000-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-PIERCE-WAYNE-BOONE-MADISON-
STANTON-CUMING-BURT-PLATTE-COLFAX-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-
SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-SEWARD-LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-
JEFFERSON-GAGE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
358 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
IOWA...WEST CENTRAL IOWA...EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...NORTHEAST
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE AREA.
SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT LIKELY...BUT LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
IS POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS CHANCES CONTINUE ON FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY EVENING.
AGAIN...THE THREAT OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS LOW...BUT LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

MAYES

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
317 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
291200-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
317 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...PRIMARILY SOUTH
AND EAST OF THE TRI-CITIES. NO SEVERE STORMS ARE EXPECTED...BUT
SOME STORMS COULD BE STRONG ENOUGH TO PRODUCE HAIL UP TO THE SIZE
OF DIMES...AND WIND GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA FROM THE WEST THIS
EVENING. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE SEVERE OVER DAWSON...GOSPER
...AND FURNAS COUNTIES...WITH HAIL TO NEAR 1 INCH IN DIAMETER...
AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH. AS THESE STORMS MOVE EAST...THE
SEVERE THREAT WILL DIMINISH AFTER 10 PM...WITH HAIL UP TO THE
SIZE OF NICKELS AND WINDS TO NEAR 45 MPH.

FLOOD WARNINGS OR ADVISORIES REMAIN ALONG PARTS OF THE PLATTE
RIVER BETWEEN GOTHENBURG AND THE CENTRAL CITY AREA. PLEASE REFER
TO THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS REMAIN IN THE FORECAST FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. A
STRONG STORM IS POSSIBLE FRIDAY EVENING FOR LOCATIONS SOUTH OF A
LINE FROM OSBORNE KANSAS TO GENEVA NEBRASKA...WHICH MAY PRODUCE
HAIL THE SIZE OF DIMES.

IN ADDITION...MINOR FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG PORTIONS OF THE
PLATTE RIVER. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR FURTHER
INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED THIS EVENING ALONG AND WEST OF
HIGHWAY 283...BETWEEN 6 AND 10 PM.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

HALBLAUB/FAY


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
650 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

NEZ038-057-059-281400-
CUSTER-KEITH-LINCOLN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROKEN BOW...OGALLALA...NORTH PLATTE
650 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015 /550 AM MDT THU MAY 28 2015/

.NOW...
SOME AREAS OF DENSE FOG REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO A QUARTER MILE OR
LESS ALONG THE PLATTE RIVER VALLEY AND PORTIONS OF INTERSTATE 80
FROM BRADY TO OGALLALA THIS MORNING. TRAVELERS ALONG INTERSTATE
80 OVER WESTERN NEBRASKA NEED TO BE PREPARED FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING
VISIBILITIES OVER SHORT DISTANCES.

$$

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