Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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WGUS83 KGID 010856
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
356 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

NEC065-011200-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
FURNAS NE-
356 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN FURNAS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA...

* UNTIL 700 AM CDT

* AT 352 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS WAS CONTINUING TO AFFECT WESTERN PORTIONS OF FURNAS
  COUNTY. THIS WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS AND LOW LYING
  AREAS ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN...WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAINFALL POSSIBLE
  BEFORE THESE THUNDERSTORMS DIMINISH DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.

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 4035 10020 4035 10003 4000 9986 4000 10019

$$

ROSSI



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