Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
1053 PM CST TUE FEB 25 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A HYDROLOGIC
OUTLOOK FOR POTENTIAL RIVER FLOODING...

.AN ICE JAM HAS FORMED ON THE LOUP RIVER NEAR GENOA. THIS HAS RESULTED IN HIGH
WATER BEHIND THE ICE JAM. THUS FAR THE IMPACTS HAVE BEEN LIMITED AS SOME WATER
HAS BEEN ABLE TO SLOWLY FLOW AROUND THE ICE JAM. HOWEVER...ICE JAMS ARE VERY
UNPREDICTABLE WITH RAPID FALLS AND RISES POSSIBLE AS ICE CONDITIONS
CHANGE. THOSE WITH PROPERTY ALONG THE LOUP RIVER IN NANCE COUNTY SHOULD CLOSELY
MONITOR THE RIVER FOR CHANGING CONDITIONS AND POSSIBLE FLOODING.

LATER STATEMENTS...POSSIBLY WARNINGS...WILL BE ISSUED AS ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT...
HTTP://WWW.WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=GID  (ALL LOWERCASE)

NEC125-280453-
1053 PM CST TUE FEB 25 2014

OUTLOOK INFORMATION FOR
  THE LOUP RIVER NEAR GENOA.
* AT  9:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.6 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.5 FEET.
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING...BUT FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IF THE ICE JAM WORSENS.
* FORECAST...THE WEATHER WILL TURN COLDER LATER THIS WEEK...WHICH MAY WORSEN THE
  ICE JAM.

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