Issued by NWS North Platte, NE
WGUS83 KLBF 061612
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
1112 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016
...The Flood Advisory continues for the North Platte at Lewellen
affecting Garden and Keith Counties...
.Recent precipitation over the North Platte River Basin and
increased reservoir releases in southeastern Wyoming will continue
to cause increased flows on the North Platte River near Lewellen.
The forecast calls for the elevated flows to continue along the river
upstream of Lake McConaughy into next week.
Do not let children play near the river during high water.
1012 AM MDT FRI MAY 6 2016
The Flood Advisory continues for
The North Platte River at Lewellen.
* until Tuesday morning.
* At 9:45 AM Friday the stage was 7.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 7.9 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 7.5 feet...Minor flood stage. Overflow and high water
table levels will cause seepage and flooding of basements and crawl
spaces near and along the river.
LAT...LON 4136 10235 4140 10235 4130 10196 4126 10197