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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
232 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
232 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND
PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE FOUND ACROSS THE
OUTLOOK AREA INTO THE EVENING HOURS. A FEW STRONG STORMS...AND
MAYBE A SEVERE STORM...ARE POSSIBLE. THE MAIN HAZARDS WILL BE
LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WIND GUSTS. THOUGH SMALL...THERE IS
SOME CHANCE AN ISOLATED...BRIEF...WEAK TORNADO MAY OCCUR PRIOR TO
SUNSET. MUCH OF THE STORM ACTIVITY WILL OCCUR BEFORE 10 PM IN
GENERAL...AND THEN DIMINISH THEREAFTER.

FLOOD WARNINGS ARE IN EFFECT ALONG PARTS OF THE PLATTE RIVER
BETWEEN GOTHENBURG AND THE CENTRAL CITY AREA. PLEASE REFER TO THE
LATEST FLOOD WARNING STATEMENTS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THERE ARE NUMEROUS CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE OUTLOOK
AREA THROUGH NEXT SUNDAY. THERE IS SOME RISK FOR SEVERE STORMS
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE EAST FROM THE HIGH PLAINS
IN THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. THERE WILL LIKELY BE OTHER PERIODS
OF HIGHER SEVERE WEATHER POTENTIAL...ESPECIALLY THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY

ONCE AGAIN...SEE THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR AN UPDATE ON THE
PROLONGED FLOOD EVENT ON THE PLATTE RIVER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED FOR A BRIEF TIME DURING THE LATE
AFTERNOON OR EARLY EVENING HOURS.

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MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
1037 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...

  Platte River Near Grand Island Affecting Hall...Hamilton and Merrick
  Counties

&&

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...

  Platte River Near Kearney Affecting Buffalo...Hall...Kearney and
  Phelps Counties

&&

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1037 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River Near Kearney.
* At 10:15 AM Monday the stage was 6.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will linger around 6.8 feet today and
  gradually fall to around 6.5 feet by the end of the upcoming
  week. The river will remain in flood for the foreseeable future
  at this gauge site. This forecast is based largely on water
  which is already in the Platte River Basin...and not on
  anticipated rain events in the future. Should substantially
  more rain fall in the basin...crest and stage forecasts will
  be adjusted as needed.
* At 6.0 feet...Minor flooding of rural lowlands occur. Persons
  with property interests along the river should continue to
  monitor forecasts on a daily for changes.

&&

LAT...LON 4069 9925 4083 9839 4079 9833 4065 9889
      4061 9925

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