Hydrometeorological Discussion
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Daily Hydrologic Activities Discussion
NWS Missouri Basin River Forecast Center Pleasant Hill MO
Friday May 15, 2015

A large area of light to moderate rainfall was reported across the Missouri
River Basin during the previous 24 hours ending at 7AM Friday.  The heaviest
precipitation occurred across north-central Kansas, northeastern Wyoming, and
southern Missouri.  Basin average amounts in these areas were in the 1.00-2.00
inch range.  Elsewhere across the Missouri River basin, amounts were generally
less than 0.50 inches.

Some of the higher local 24 hour amounts include:

 ID        DESCRIPTION            STATE     05/15
 --------  ---------------------  -----     -----
 MGHW4     MOSIER GULCH           WY         3.03
 STAN1     STAPLETON 5W           NE         1.52
 JERM7     JERICO SPRINGS 3S      MO         1.30
 WYJN13    KAYCEE 17NNW           WY         1.25
 SMCK1     SMITH CENTER           KS         1.25
 JLN       JOPLIN                 MO         1.21
 ELDM7     ELDON                  MO         1.16
 BUFW4     BUFFALO                WY         1.12
 BYG       BUFFALO(COUNTY ARPT)   WY         1.06
 BELK1     BELOIT                 KS         1.04
 DVL       DEVILS LAKE AIRPORT    ND         1.01
 HRMM7     POMME DE TERRE DAM     MO         0.96
 LINC004   HERSHEY 6NW            NE         0.89
 FLMM7     FLEMINGTON 3E          MO         0.82
 WILS2     WILSON CREEK CAMP      SD         0.81
 FLDW4     BUFFALO 15W            WY         0.79
 PRIM7     PRAIRIE HILL 2WNW      MO         0.79
 LEIW4     LEIGH CREEK RAWS       WY         0.77
 JCMM7     JEFFERSON CITY         MO         0.76
 LINC033   SUTHERLAND 1NW         NE         0.73
 LKWM7     LOCKWOOD               MO         0.72

During the next 24 hours ending at 7AM Saturday, precipitation is
forecast across the entire Missouri River basin.  The heaviest
totals are forecast across northern Nebraska and much of South Dakota.
Basin averages in this area will be in the 1.00 inch range.  Elsewhere,
amounts should be generally less than 0.75 inches.

The forecast precipitation may produce rises to near flood stage along the White
River in South Datota.
Minor flooding is occurring or forecast along the South Platte in eastern Colorado.  Minor to moderate flooding is occurring or forecast along the Platte and South Platte Rivers in western Nebraska.

Forecasts issued today:
RVF Group                              Time Z
BBL     BIG BLUE                          12:37 Z
BGH     BIGHORN                           15:52 Z
BGH     BIGHORN                           15:55 Z
ELK     ELKHORN/PLATTE                    00:44 Z
ELK     ELKHORN/PLATTE                    14:50 Z
KRF     Undetermined Forecast Group       13:35 Z
KRF     Undetermined Forecast Group       15:35 Z
KSR     KANSAS                            14:40 Z
LDT     LOWER DAKOTA TRIBS                01:23 Z
LDT     LOWER DAKOTA TRIBS                14:44 Z
MIL     MILK                              16:22 Z
MIL     MILK                              16:26 Z
MOM     MISSOURI MAINSTEM                 14:34 Z
NPL     NORTH PLATTE                      01:12 Z
NPL     NORTH PLATTE                      15:28 Z
NPL     NORTH PLATTE                      15:38 Z
NPL     NORTH PLATTE                      16:44 Z
OSG     OSAGE                             14:32 Z
SPL     SOUTH PLATTE                      02:19 Z
SPL     SOUTH PLATTE                      15:20 Z
SPL     SOUTH PLATTE                      15:21 Z
SPL     SOUTH PLATTE                      15:22 Z
SPL     SOUTH PLATTE                      15:35 Z
SPL     SOUTH PLATTE                      16:32 Z
UMO     UPPER MISSOURI                    16:30 Z
UMO     UPPER MISSOURI                    16:31 Z
YEL     YELLOWSTONE                       15:57 Z



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