Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
1014 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...

  Platte River Near Grand Island Affecting Hall...Hamilton and Merrick
  Counties

The Platte River will start to crest in the Grand Island
area within two days. As a result, expect minor flooding
from the Doniphan area to downstream of the Highway 34 bridge.

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1014 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River Near Grand Island.
* At 9:15 AM Saturday the stage was 6.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 6.7 feet
  by Sunday evening. Look for the river to fluctuate
  around 6.7 feet...before starting a very slow drop by
  mid week. At this time...the river is forecast to fall
  below flood stage Wednesday morning. This forecast is based
  largely on water which is already in the Platte River Basin...
  and not on anticipated rain events in the future. Should
  substantially more rain fall in the basin...crest and stage
  forecasts will be adjusted as needed.
* At 6.5 feet...Rural farm and pasture land flood. Persons
  with property interests along the river should continue to
  monitor forecasts on a daily basis for changes.

&&

LAT...LON 4083 9839 4121 9782 4116 9782 4079 9833


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