Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY
FGUS85 KCYS 030249
National Weather Service Cheyenne Wy
849 PM MDT TUE JUN 2 2015
...High water levels will continue for the Lower North Platte River
High river levels from recent rains will continue to keep the stage
of the North Platte River at Minatare and Henry high through the
next couple days. Additional rainfall from thunderstorms this upcoming
week could impact stage levels of the river.
For the North Platte River near Henry ...The latest stage is 5.2 feet
Tuesday evening at 745 PM. Flood stage is 5.5 feet. The river is forecast to
slowly fall to 4.5 feet by Thursday morning.
For the North Platte River near Minatare ...The latest stage is 6.7
feet Tuesday afternoon at 330 PM. Flood stage is 7.5 feet. The river is
forecast remain near this level through Wednesday before falling below
6.5 feet by Friday afternoon.
Fld Observed Forecast 7am
Location Stg Stg Day Time Wed Thu Fri
Lower North Platte River
Henry 5.5 5.2 Tue 08 PM 4.5 4.4 4.3
Minatare 7.5 6.7 Tue 03 PM 6.7 6.4 6.2
People should continue to monitor possible fluctuating river levels.
Graphical forecasts are available at:
Visit weather.gov/cheyenne and select the rivers & lakes tab for
graphical forecasts and additional information.