Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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WGUS83 KGID 280719
FLSGID

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
219 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

NEC083-281615-
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HARLAN NE-
219 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN HARLAN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA...

* UNTIL 1115 AM CDT SATURDAY

* AT 215 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS MAY CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT
  REPORTED THAT WATER IS IMPACTING THE WEST BOUND LANE OF HIGHWAY 89
  NEAR ROAD E. THE RAINFALL MAY CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. AREA COUNTY ROADS MAY ALSO BE EFFECTED. UP TO TWO TO THREE
  INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ALMA...OXFORD...ORLEANS AND STAMFORD.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO 1 INCH IS POSSIBLE OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...FOSTER CREEK...
COOK CREEK...SPRING CREEK...SCHOOL CREEK...ROPE CREEK...FLAG CREEK...
SAPPA CREEK...REPUBLICAN RIVER...ELM CREEK...TURKEY CREEK...HARLAN
COUNTY LAKE AREA...METHODIST CREEK...TWIN CREEK...MILROSE CREEK AND
DEEP CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4035 9963 4035 9930 4009 9930 4009 9962
      4026 9963

$$

BILLINGS WRIGHT



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