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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
312 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

NEC079-292100-
/O.NEW.KGID.FA.W.0017.141125T2112Z-141129T2100Z/
/00000.0.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HALL NE-
312 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  AN ICE JAM IN...
  EAST CENTRAL HALL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA...

* UNTIL 300 PM CST SATURDAY

* AN ICE JAM IN THE CHANNEL OF THE PLATTE RIVER SOUTH OF INTERSTATE
  80 HAS CREATED AREAS OF LOWLAND FLOODING ADJACENT TO THE RIVER.
  FLOODING IS OCCURRING SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 80 AND HIGHWAY 281
  INTERCHANGE...SOUTH OF GRAND ISLAND.

* DUE TO TEMPERATURE FLUCTUATIONS ABOVE AND BELOW FREEZING...ICE JAM
  FLOODING IS EXPECTED FOR SEVERAL DAYS. FLOOD WATERS COULD IMPACT
  BUSINESSES ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE INTERSTATE AT I80 EXIT 312.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4083 9833 4080 9833 4079 9843 4082 9843

$$

FAY

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