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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

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