Flood Statement
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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WGUS83 KLBF 221441 CCA
FLSLBF
FLOOD ADVISORY...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
837 AM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE NORTH PLATTE RIVER AT
   LEWELLEN AFFECTING GARDEN AND KEITH COUNTIES...

.A LARGE ICE JAM AT THE INLET AREA OF LAKE MCCONAUGHY CONTINUES TO
CAUSE WATER TO BACK UP INTO THE UPSTREAM AREAS. THE STAGE WILL
FLUCTUATE SLIGHTLY AROUND 7.7 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT AND AT LEAST INTO
EARLY SATURDAY. VERY WARM TEMPERATURES SATURDAY AFTERNOON SHOULD
BEGIN TO ERODE THE ICE JAM AND COULD HELP THE JAM TO BREAK UP
EVENTUALLY NEXT WEEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE. STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO
NOAA WEATHER RADIO, RADIO AND TELEVISION STATIONS OR ONLINE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE.

&&

NEC069-101-240237-
/O.COR.KLBF.FL.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LEWN1.N.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
737 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE NORTH PLATTE RIVER AT LEWELLEN.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 4 AM ON 11/22 THE STAGE WAS 7.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL BE SLOWLY DROPPING OVER THE NEXT WEEK
  WITH MINOR FLUCTUATIONS POSSIBLE AS THE ICE JAM  BREAKS UP AND
  REFREEZES.

&&

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

$$

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