Flood Statement
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
913 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...
  North Platte River at Lewellen affecting Garden and Keith
  Counties.

.High water continues on the North Platte River at the inlet area of
Lake McConaughy. The stage is expected to hover near its current
stage of 8.0 feet until daytime temperatures warm significantly. At
this time...it appears that temperatures in that area will be in the
40s and 50s beginning Thursday.

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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813 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River at Lewellen.
* until further notice.
* At 03/01 16:00 the stage was 8.0
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Impact...At 8.5 feet...Moderate flood stage. Flooding around
  Fairground Street, County Road 46, County Road 199A and County Road
  44a east of Highway 26. Homes near and along the river may begin to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4136 10235 4140 10235 4130 10196 4126 10197

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