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WYC015-020139-
/O.CON.KCYS.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/FLAW4.2.ER.160508T2352Z.160513T1545Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
739 PM MDT TUE MAY 31 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
  The Laramie River near Fort Laramie.
* For the Laramie River near Fort Laramie, minor flooding is
  occurring, with a stage of 7.2 feet measured at 7 PM Tuesday.
* The river is forecast to remain steady near 7.2 feet through the
  end of the week.
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...Water reaches the base of the bridge of
  Highway 160 immediately west of the Fort Laramie State Park
  property about 1.5 miles upstream from the gage.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.5 feet
  on May 16 1984.

&&

LAT...LON 4212 10468 4225 10468 4223 10451 4216 10446
      4212 10449

$$

WYC001-020139-
/O.CON.KCYS.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LLRW4.2.ER.160513T1445Z.160525T1530Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
739 PM MDT TUE MAY 31 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
  The Laramie River at Laramie.
* For the Laramie River at Laramie, minor flooding is occurring, with
  a stage of 8.2 feet measured at 7 PM Tuesday.
* Minor flooding is forecast, with a maximum stage of 8.7 feet, which
  is 0.7 feet above flood stage.
* The river is forecast to slowly rise to near 8.7 feet Sunday.
* Impact...at 9.0 feet...Water overflows the greenway at Spruce and
  Park Streets. Homes next to the greenway along the right river bank
  experience moderate flooding. Water begins to encroach the mobile
  home park along the south end of McCue Street along the left river
  bank. Water is bankfull behind trailer homes within the Lee Trailer
  Court located just north of Curtis Street. Optimist Park south of
  Garfield Street begins to flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 8.8 feet
  on Jun 14 2015.

&&

LAT...LON 4142 10585 4142 10551 4128 10549 4119 10570
      4124 10577

$$

NEC157-020133-
/O.EXT.KCYS.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-160602T1800Z/
/MNTN1.3.ER.160529T1939Z.160531T0130Z.160602T1200Z.NR/
733 PM MDT TUE MAY 31 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near Minatare.
* For the North Platte River near Minatare, the stage was estimated at
  7.7 feet at 7 pm Tuesday.
* The river will fall to 7.5 feet Wednesday, and 7.4 feet Thursday.
* Impact...at 7.5 feet...Flood stage. Low lying agricultural land near
  the river begins to flood. Homes along the North Platte River will
  have water in their basements.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.3 feet
  on Jun 10 1986.

&&

LAT...LON 4176 10356 4187 10356 4176 10323 4164 10323

$$

NEC157-020133-
/O.CON.KCYS.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MICN1.2.ER.160508T0620Z.160531T1830Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
733 PM MDT TUE MAY 31 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near Mitchell.
* For the North Platte River near Mitchell, moderate flooding is
  occurring, with a stage of 8.8 feet measured at 7 PM Tuesday.
* Moderate flooding is forecast, with a maximum stage of 8.9 feet,
  which is 1.4 feet above flood stage.
* The river will crest at 8.9 feet Wednesday, then fall to 8.4 feet
  Thursday.
* Impact...at 8.5 feet...Monument Pathway in Scottsbluff is under four
  to five feet of water. Low lying flooding becomes more widespread at
  Riverside Park in Scottsbluff. Homes along the river from Mitchell to
  Scottsbluff are totally inundated with basement and overland flooding.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.0 feet
  on Jun 20 2010.

&&

LAT...LON 4187 10396 4203 10396 4197 10371 4187 10356
      4176 10356

$$

NEC157-020133-
/O.CON.KCYS.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HENN1.2.ER.160509T0130Z.160528T1130Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
733 PM MDT TUE MAY 31 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near Henry.
* For the North Platte River near Henry, minor flooding is occurring,
  with a stage of 6.4 feet measured at 7 PM Tuesday.
* Minor flooding is forecast, with a maximum stage of 6.4 feet, which
  is 0.9 feet above flood stage.
* The river will cresting tonight at 6.4 feet, then fall to 6.1 feet
  Wednesday night.
* Impact...at 6.5 feet...Lowland flooding intensifies. Homes along the
  North Platte River will be totally inundated with basement and
  overland flooding.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 6.4 feet
  on Jun 4 1984.

&&

LAT...LON 4208 10415 4194 10416 4187 10396 4203 10396

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
908 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...

  North Platte River near Lisco affecting Garden County.

  North Platte River at Lewellen affecting Garden and Keith
  Counties.

  North Platte River near North Platte affecting Lincoln County.

  Platte River at Brady North Channel affecting Lincoln County.

.Minor to moderate flooding will continue along the North Platte
River...upstream and downstream of Lake McConaughy. The flooding is
due to increased releases from reservoirs in Wyoming and from Lake
McConaughy. The combined flow from the North Platte River and the
South Platte River will continue to produce minor flooding on the
Platte River near Brady.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the roadway.
The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross safely
and the road beneath may not be intact. Vehicles caught in rising
waters should be abandoned quickly.

Do not let children play near the river during high water.

&&

NEC069-021408-
/O.EXT.KLBF.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160606T0000Z/
/LSON1.1.RS.160515T1037Z.160531T0845Z.160605T0000Z.NR/
908 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River near Lisco.
* until further notice.
* At 7:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 4.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 4.3 feet with a slight fall
  into the weekend.
* Impact...At 4.0 feet...Minor flood stage. Minor flooding with
  substantial low lying areas flooded along the south side of the
  river. Flooding begins along the north side of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4149 10264 4151 10264 4142 10237 4139 10235
      4136 10235

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
908 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...

  North Platte River near Lisco affecting Garden County.

  North Platte River at Lewellen affecting Garden and Keith
  Counties.

  North Platte River near North Platte affecting Lincoln County.

  Platte River at Brady North Channel affecting Lincoln County.

.Minor to moderate flooding will continue along the North Platte
River...upstream and downstream of Lake McConaughy. The flooding is
due to increased releases from reservoirs in Wyoming and from Lake
McConaughy. The combined flow from the North Platte River and the
South Platte River will continue to produce minor flooding on the
Platte River near Brady.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the roadway.
The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross safely
and the road beneath may not be intact. Vehicles caught in rising
waters should be abandoned quickly.

Do not let children play near the river during high water.

&&

NEC069-101-021408-
/O.CON.KLBF.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LEWN1.2.RS.000000T0000Z.160527T1345Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
808 PM MDT TUE MAY 31 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Platte River at Lewellen.
* until further notice.
* At 6:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will see minor fluctuations around 8.9 feet
  into the weekend.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Homes near and along the North Platte River
  flood, including homes along County Road 46 and County Road 199A.
  Flooding occurs along south side of Highway 26 from 5 miles
  upstream of Lewellen to Lewellen.

&&

LAT...LON 4136 10235 4140 10235 4130 10196 4126 10197

$$

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