Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER CO
937 PM MDT THU MAY 21 2015

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

  Cache La Poudre River near Greeley affecting Weld County.
  South Platte River near Kersey affecting Weld County.
  South Platte River near Weldona affecting Morgan County.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
Stream rises will be slow and flash flooding is not expected.
However, all interested parties should take necessary precautions
immediately.

&&

COC123-230937-
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/GRPC2.1.ER.150520T2045Z.150524T0600Z.150527T0000Z.UU/
937 PM MDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Cache La Poudre River near Greeley.
* until late Tuesday night...or until the stream falls below flood
  stage.
* At  8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 8.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 8.6 feet by
  Sunday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday
  evening.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 8.5 feet
  on Jun 13 1997.

&&

LAT...LON 4047 10494 4046 10474 4043 10459 4040 10462
 4043 10474 4043 10488

$$

COC123-230937-
/O.EXT.KBOU.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150526T0600Z/
/KERC2.1.ER.150520T0950Z.150524T0000Z.150526T0000Z.UU/
937 PM MDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the South Platte River near Kersey.
* until late Monday night...or until the stream falls below flood
  stage.
* At  8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.9 feet by
  early Sunday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
  evening.
* Impact...At 11.5 feet...Southern sections of Hardin are flooded.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 11.0 feet
  on May 31 1995.

&&

LAT...LON 4030 10488 4043 10459 4031 10426 4027 10428
 4040 10460 4026 10487

$$

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/WNAC2.1.ER.150522T0900Z.150522T1800Z.150526T0900Z.UU/
937 PM MDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the South Platte River near Weldona.
* until Tuesday morning...or until the stream falls below flood
  stage.
* At  8:45 PM Thursday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Friday morning and
  continue to rise to near 10.2 feet by Monday afternoon.The river
  will fall below flood stage by early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...There is widespread lowland and meadow
  flooding. Water rises over the railroad tracks near Masters.
  Irrigation works are impacted.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.3 feet
  on May 10 1969.

&&

LAT...LON 4031 10426 4037 10402 4030 10386 4028 10388
 4033 10399 4027 10428

$$



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