Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
205 AM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

NEC027-107-120900-
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KNOX NE-CEDAR NE-
205 AM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN KNOX COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...
  CENTRAL CEDAR COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...

* UNTIL 400 AM CDT

* AT 203 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. RADAR INDICATES THAT BETWEEN 2 AND 3 INCHES OF
  RAIN HAS ALREADY OCCURRED. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  HARTINGTON...BLOOMFIELD...WAUSA...COLERIDGE...PLEASANT VALLEY...
  MAGNET AND OBERT.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING. THE CREEKS OF PEARL...BOW
AND LITTLE BAZILE WILL BE AFFECTED BY THIS HEAVY RAINFALL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4244 9702 4244 9772 4258 9783 4268 9755
      4270 9702

$$

BOUSTEAD


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