Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
834 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...The National Weather Service in Hastings has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Nebraska...

  Platte River Near Cozad Affecting Dawson County with a second
  crest coming this weekend.

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834 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The National Weather Service in Hastings...Nebraska has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Platte River Near Cozad.
* into the first weekend of June.
* At 6:00 AM Thursday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to rise above flood stage again
  today and crest around 6.6 feet Friday. While the river
  may drop a bit after crest...it is expected to remain near the
  6.5 feet flood stage into next week. For reference...the crest
  earlier this month was 6.7 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 6.5 feet...Minor lowland flooding occurs as both banks overflow.

&&

LAT...LON 4097 10022 4077 9973 4068 9973 4090 10022


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