Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
353 AM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

NEC079-292100-
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HALL NE-
353 AM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

...A FLOOD WARNING FOR AN ICE JAM REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 PM CST
SATURDAY FOR EAST CENTRAL HALL COUNTY...

EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...LOWLAND FLOODING CONTINUES ADJACENT TO THE
CHANNEL OF THE PLATTE RIVER LOCATED SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80 AND NEAR
HIGHWAY 281. THE PRIMARY FLOODING THREAT IS ANTICIPATED TO BE FOR
AGRICULTURAL AREAS NEAR THE RIVER...ESPECIALLY FOR LOCATIONS NEAR
THE PLATTE FROM JUST WEST OF HIGHWAY 281 TO NEAR THE LOCUST STREET
INTERCHANGE. HOWEVER...ADDITIONAL ICE JAMS COULD ALSO AFFECT
BUSINESSES SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80 AT EXIT 312.

BACK ON THURSDAY MORNING...WATER WAS OBSERVED FLOWING THROUGH THIS
CHANNEL OF THE RIVER ALTHOUGH AREAS OF ICE REMAINED. ALTHOUGH
TEMPERATURES TODAY AND SATURDAY ARE FORECAST TO WARM UP INTO THE
60S...ICE JAM FLOODING MAY STILL BE AN ISSUE INTO THIS WEEKEND. KEEP
IN MIND...ICE JAMS ARE VERY UNPREDICTABLE WITH RAPID FALLS AND RISES
POSSIBLE AS ICE CONDITIONS CHANGE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN
REPORTED. STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT
EXPECTED. HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY
PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

LAT...LON 4083 9833 4080 9833 4079 9843 4082 9843

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PFANNKUCH/EWALD


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