Flood Warning
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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WGUS43 KLBF 190325
Flood Warning
National Weather Service North Platte NE
1025 PM CDT Thu May 18 2017

...The National Weather Service in North Platte has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Nebraska...

  North Platte River at Lewellen affecting Garden and Keith Counties.

.The combination of reservoir releases upstream and recent and
future rainfall is forecast to cause minor river flooding on
the North Platte River at Lewellen. River levels are
anticipated to start rising on Friday afternoon and is forecast to
rise above flood stage on Sunday.


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.


925 PM MDT Thu May 18 2017

The National Weather Service in North Platte has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The North Platte River at Lewellen.
* from Sunday morning until further notice.
* At  8:45 PM Thursday the stage was 6.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday morning and continue to
  rise to near 8.1 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 8.5 feet...Moderate flood stage. Flooding around
  Fairground Street, County Road 46, County Road 199 A and County
  Road 44 A east of Highway 26. Homes near and along the river may
  begin to flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 8.1 feet
  on Mar 5 1995.


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



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