Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
1237 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

NEC025-109-131-152230-
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CASS NE-LANCASTER NE-OTOE NE-
1237 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN CASS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEBRASKA...
  SOUTHEASTERN LANCASTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEBRASKA...
  WESTERN OTOE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEBRASKA...

* UNTIL 530 PM CDT

* AT 1234 PM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED HEAVY RAIN
  NORTHEAST OF BENNET DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR
  FLOODING. 1.75 INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN AND ADDITIONAL
  AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED INTO THE AFTERNOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  HICKMAN...BENNET...FIRTH...PALMYRA...PANAMA...EAGLE AND WAGON TRAIN
  STATE RECREATION AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4053 9666 4087 9654 4087 9631 4052 9642

$$

KERN



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