Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FLWOAX

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
816 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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FREMONT IA-
816 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA...

* UNTIL 515 PM CDT TUESDAY

* AT 813 AM CDT...THE RIVER GAUGE AT RIVERTON ON THE WEST
  NISHNABOTNA RIVER WAS 21.8 FEET. FLOOD STAGE AT THIS LOCATION IS
  21.5 FEET. AT THIS LEVEL...COUNTY ROAD J46...WHICH IS ALSO KNOWN
  AS RIVER ROAD...IS THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS. THE RIVER SHOULD
  REMAIN JUST ABOVE FLOOD STAGE TODAY AND SHOULD BEGIN TO FALL BY
  LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  RIVERTON.

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 4079 9555 4064 9556 4064 9564 4079 9563

$$

DEWALD


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