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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
250 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

NEC055-153-155-271745-
/O.NEW.KOAX.FA.W.0001.150127T0850Z-150127T1745Z/
/00000.0.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DOUGLAS NE-SAUNDERS NE-SARPY NE-
250 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  AN ICE JAM IN...
  SOUTHWESTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...
  EASTERN SAUNDERS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...
  WESTERN SARPY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...

* UNTIL 1145 AM CST TUESDAY

* AT 246 AM CST...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED FLOODING ALONG THE
  PLATTE RIVER NEAR TWO RIVERS STATE PARK AND UPSTREAM TOWARD
  HIGHWAY 92 ALONG THE PLATTE RIVER IN WESTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY. THE
  FLOODING WAS DUE TO AN ICE JAM. SOME HOMES WERE BEING EVACUATED
  AND MOTORISTS WERE STRANDED AT TWO RIVERS STATE PARK. ICE JAMS CAN
  RESULT IN RAPID RIVER RISES AND ARE DIFFICULT TO FORECAST. BE
  PREPARED FOR POSSIBLY SIGNIFICANT FLUCTUATIONS IN RIVER LEVELS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 4104 9626 4104 9632 4105 9632 4105 9634
      4133 9643 4133 9636 4119 9630

$$

DEWALD


Flood Advisory


FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
204 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

NEC025-153-155-271515-
/O.CON.KOAX.FA.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-150127T1515Z/
/00000.N.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CASS NE-SAUNDERS NE-SARPY NE-
204 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY FOR AN ICE JAM REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 AM
CST TUESDAY FOR NORTHERN CASS...SOUTHEASTERN SAUNDERS AND
WESTERN AND SOUTHERN SARPY COUNTIES...

AT 140 AM CST...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED SOME MINOR LOWLAND
FLOODING ALONG COUNTY ROAD 4 IN EASTERN SAUNDERS COUNTY NEAR THE
PLATTE RIVER.  AN ICE FLOW WAS LIKELY MOVING DOWN THE PLATTE RIVER
DOWNSTREAM FROM VENICE. THIS ICE FLOW COULD CAUSE RAPID FLUCTUATIONS
OF RIVER LEVELS AND POSSIBLY SOME LOWLAND FLOODING ALONG THE BANKS
OF THE PLATTE RIVER UNTIL THE ICE CLEARS THE AREA.

ICE JAMS CAN RESULT IN RAPID RIVER RISES AND ARE DIFFICULT TO
FORECAST. BE PREPARED FOR POSSIBLY SIGNIFICANT FLUCTUATIONS IN RIVER
LEVELS ALONG THE PLATTE RIVER NEAR ASHLAND...SOUTH BEND...AND
LOUISVILLE.

DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE
ROUTES.

LAT...LON 4103 9605 4096 9622 4099 9628 4099 9634
      4119 9641 4119 9630 4108 9628 4103 9625
      4108 9606 4108 9588 4106 9588 4104 9587

$$

DEWALD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
548 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

NEZ051>053-280200-
SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-
548 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ICE JAMS ON THE PLATTE RIVER WERE PRODUCING FLOODING ALONG THE
SAUNDERS DOUGLAS COUNTY BORDER THIS MORNING. ADDITIONAL FLOODING
IS POSSIBLE INTO SARPY COUNTY TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

FOBERT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
417 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ038>040-050-052>071-281030-
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-
NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-BEADLE-KINGSBURY-
BROOKINGS-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-LAKE-MOODY-BRULE-AURORA-
DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-HUTCHINSON-
TURNER-LINCOLN SD-BON HOMME-YANKTON-CLAY SD-UNION-
417 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
IOWA...SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...EAST CENTRAL
SOUTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH
DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH MID MORNING ALONG AND EAST OF
THE INTERSTATE 29 CORRIDOR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WIND CHILL VALUES OF 5 BELOW ZERO TO 15 BELOW ZERO WILL BE
POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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