Flood Statement
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
332 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 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 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.

&&

NEC069-260832-
/O.CON.KLBF.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LSON1.1.RS.160515T1037Z.160525T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
332 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near Lisco.
* until further notice.
* At  2:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 4.4 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon then fall slightly.
* Impact...At 4.0 feet...Minor flood stage. Minor flooding with
  substantial low lying areas flooded along the south side of the
  river. Flooding begins along the north side of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4149 10264 4151 10264 4142 10237 4139 10235
      4136 10235

$$

NEC069-101-260831-
/O.CON.KLBF.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LEWN1.2.RS.000000T0000Z.160519T1230Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
232 PM MDT TUE MAY 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River at Lewellen.
* until further notice.
* At  1:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 8.9 feet. Additional rises
  are possible.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Homes near and along the North Platte River
  flood, including homes along County Road 46 and County Road 199A.
  Flooding occurs along south side of Highway 26 from 5 miles
  upstream of Lewellen to Lewellen.

&&

LAT...LON 4136 10235 4140 10235 4130 10196 4126 10197

$$

NEC111-260831-
/O.CON.KLBF.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NPTN1.2.RS.160516T1415Z.160528T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
332 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near North Platte.
* until further notice.
* At  3:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue near 6.4. An additional rise to
  6.6 feet is expected next week.
* Impact...At 6.5 feet...Moderate and more widespread flooding of
  low lying and agricultural land begins along the north bank of
  the North Platte River from Highway 83 to approximately 4 miles
  west of Highway 83 south of North River Road. Water encroachment
  into some residences property begins along and south of North
  River Road. Water encroachment into low lying areas of Cody Park
  gets worse.

&&

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

$$

NEC111-260600-
/O.CON.KLBF.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160526T0600Z/
/BDYN1.1.ER.160523T1315Z.000000T0000Z.160523T1630Z.UU/
332 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River at Brady North Channel.
* until late Wednesday night.
* At  3:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 7.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 7.5 feet.
* 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

$$




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