Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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WGUS83 KGID 181619
FLSGID

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Hastings NE
1019 AM CST THU JAN 18 2018

NEC019-047-137-192230-
/O.CON.KGID.FA.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-180119T2230Z/
/00000.N.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Phelps NE-Buffalo NE-Dawson NE-
1019 AM CST THU JAN 18 2018

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY FOR AN ICE JAM FOR RAPID RISES REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 430 PM CST FRIDAY FOR NORTHWESTERN PHELPS...SOUTHWESTERN
BUFFALO AND SOUTHEASTERN DAWSON COUNTIES...

At 1005 AM CST, county and state officials reported that an ice jam
continues to affect the Platte River in southeast Dawson County...
southwest Buffalo County and northern Phelps County. Minor flooding
was in progress in some areas...and minor flooding will continue
until the jam breaks up.

Warm temperatures today and tomorrow may aid in breaking the jam. If
this occurs...water levels could rise quickly downstream in
southwest Buffalo county...possibly resulting in minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A flood advisory for ice jams means that flooding is occurring or
imminent. Please report flooding to your local law enforcement
agency when you can do so safely.

&&

LAT...LON 4069 9927 4066 9927 4067 9963 4069 9963

$$

Kelley



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