Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
818 PM MDT MON MAY 30 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...

  North Platte River near Henry affecting Scotts Bluff County
  North Platte River near Mitchell affecting Scotts Bluff County
  North Platte River near Minatare affecting Scotts Bluff County

.Hydrologic Summary...Snowmelt and reservoir releases will
maintain high water levels along the Laramie River this week.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas. Move to higher ground. The water
may be deep enough to float you and your vehicle. Turn around, don`t
drown.

The next statement will be issued Tuesday morning.

&&

NEC157-010218-
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/HENN1.2.ER.160509T0130Z.160528T1130Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
818 PM MDT MON MAY 30 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near Henry.
* For the North Platte River near Henry, Minor flooding is occurring,
  with a stage of 6.3 feet measured at 8 PM Monday.
* The river will remain steady near 6.3 feet through Friday.
* Impact...at 6.5 feet...Lowland flooding intensifies. Homes along the
  North Platte River will be totally inundated with basement and
  overland flooding.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 6.3 feet
  on Jun 6 1971.

&&

LAT...LON 4208 10415 4194 10416 4187 10396 4203 10396


$$

NEC157-010218-
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/MICN1.2.ER.160508T0620Z.160528T0900Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
818 PM MDT MON MAY 30 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near Mitchell.
* For the North Platte River near Mitchell, Minor flooding is
  occurring, with a stage of 8.0 feet measured at 8 PM Monday.
* Moderate flooding is forecast, with a maximum stage of 8.8 feet,
  which is 1.3 feet above flood stage.
* The river will remain steady near 8.8 feet through Friday.
* Impact...at 8.5 feet...Monument Pathway in Scottsbluff is under four
  to five feet of water. Low lying flooding becomes more widespread at
  Riverside Park in Scottsbluff. Homes along the river from Mitchell to
  Scottsbluff are totally inundated with basement and overland flooding.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.0 feet
  on Jun 20 2010.

&&

LAT...LON 4187 10396 4203 10396 4197 10371 4187 10356
      4176 10356

$$

NEC157-010218-
/O.CON.KCYS.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-160603T1200Z/
/MNTN1.3.ER.160529T1939Z.160531T0130Z.160603T0600Z.NR/
818 PM MDT MON MAY 30 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near Minatare.
* For the North Platte River near Minatare, Minor flooding is
  occurring, with an estimated stage of 7.6 feet at 8 PM Monday.
* The river exceeded the flood stage of 7.5 feet at 2 PM Sunday.
* The river will fall below flood stage at 12 AM Friday.
* Impact...at 7.5 feet...Low lying agricultural land near the river
  begins to flood. Homes along the river wil have water in their
  basements.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.4 feet
  on Jun 10 1971.

&&

LAT...LON 4176 10356 4187 10356 4176 10323 4164 10323

$$



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