Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
429 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NEC055-230030-
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DOUGLAS NE-
429 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...

* UNTIL 730 PM CDT

* AT 428 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
  OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  OMAHA...LA VISTA...RALSTON...MILLARD...CARTER LAKE...BOYS TOWN AND
  CHALCO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4130 9591 4130 9593 4128 9593 4128 9591
      4127 9592 4124 9591 4119 9593 4119 9620
      4132 9619 4134 9595 4132 9593 4132 9590

$$

FOBERT


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