Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
911 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

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ADAMS NE-CLAY NE-
911 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN ADAMS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA...
  NORTHWESTERN CLAY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA...

* UNTIL 1100 PM CDT

* AT 907 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS MOVING THROUGH THE AREA. THIS WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY
  SHORT TERM URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES THAT GENERALLY 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  FALLEN IN A SHORT TIME A FEW MILES EITHER SIDE OF THE HIGHWAY 6
  CORRIDOR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  HASTINGS...HARVARD...JUNIATA...TRUMBULL AND INLAND.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT IN THE ADVISORY AREA...BUT
IS UNLIKELY TO BE AS HEAVY AS WHAT HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...NORTH BRANCH WEST
FORK BIG BLUE RIVER...FLAT CREEK...PAWNEE CREEK...WEST FORK BIG BLUE
RIVER...SCHOOL CREEK...BIG SANDY CREEK...THIRTYTWO MILE CREEK...WEST
BRANCH THIRTYTWO MILE CREEK...LITTLE SANDY CREEK...LITTLE BLUE
RIVER...COTTONWOOD CREEK AND SCOTT CREEK.

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 4068 9809 4053 9810 4050 9865 4068 9864

$$

PFANNKUCH


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