Flood Statement
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
929 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...

  Platte River at Brady North Channel affecting Lincoln County.

.Recent very heavy rain across northeast Colorado and the southern
panhandle of Nebraska are combining with high water from above
normal Rocky Mountain snow melt to create flooding along the South
Platte River and Platte River. The latest crest forecast for Brady
North Channel remains at 8.7 feet Thursday evening through Friday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message. Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water
covers the roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your
car to cross safely and the road beneath may not be intact. Vehicles
caught in rising waters should be abandoned quickly.

Safety Message. Stay tuned for further developments by listening to
NOAA Weather Radio, radio and television stations or online at
www.weather.gov/northplatte.

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929 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River at Brady North Channel.
* until further notice.
* At  6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 8.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 8.7 feet by
  Thursday evening then begin falling Friday evening.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Moderate flood stage. West of Brady flooding
  occurs between McCullough Road and East Island Road and Interstate
  80. East of Brady flooding of agricultural land occurs near
  Interstate 80. Both of the north channels may overflow.

&&

LAT...LON 4113 10068 4108 10071 4091 10022 4097 10022

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