Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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WGUS43 KGID 172035

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Hastings NE
335 PM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

Clay NE-York NE-Hamilton NE-Polk NE-
335 PM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

The National Weather Service in Hastings has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
  Northwestern Clay County in south central Nebraska...
  York County in east central Nebraska...
  Hamilton County in south central Nebraska...
  Polk County in east central Nebraska...

* Until 745 PM CDT Friday

* As of 3 PM CDT, information from a variety of sources including
  emergency management officials, a National Weather Service
  employee surveying flooding, and automated river gauges indicated
  that minor flooding continued within various portions of the
  warned area.

* In Polk County, several rural roads remained closed. Minor
  flooding continued along the Davis Creek, along the Clear Creek in
  the northern part of the county and along the Big Blue River
  mainly south of Shelby.

* In both Hamilton County and York County, minor flooding was
  reported along both the Lincoln Creek and the Beaver Creek in the
  Aurora and York areas.

* Along the West Fork Big Blue River in northwestern Clay, southern
  Hamilton and southern York counties, the river was reportedly near-
  bankfull, with some minor flooding noted in spots. Although truly
  impactful flooding is not currently expected along the West Fork
  Big Blue, interested parties are encouraged to monitor trends this
  evening into Friday.

* Some communities that could still experience flooding, mainly in
  surrounding rural areas, include... York, Aurora, Stromsburg,
  Henderson, Osceola, Shelby, Hampton, McCool Junction, Giltner,
  Bradshaw, Waco, Benedict, Gresham, Stockham, Lushton and Thayer.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


LAT...LON 4070 9782 4065 9805 4062 9825 4075 9825
      4086 9822 4091 9818 4095 9791 4105 9772
      4122 9774 4126 9771 4130 9764 4138 9737
      4077 9737 4074 9752 4070 9760



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