Saunders Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 4:53 PM CST on January 28, 2015

...A Flood Warning for an ice jam remains in effect until 545 PM CST Thursday for southwestern Douglas...east central Saunders and northwestern Sarpy counties...

At 444 PM CST...emergency management continued to report flooding due to an ice jam along the Platte River from south of Highway 92 to the Two Rivers State Recreation Area. The ice jam extended from roughly north of f street to just south of q street. Additional information will be provided as it is made available.

Some locations that will experience flooding include... valley...Yutan...Leshara and Two Rivers State Recreation Area.

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.

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Wind Advisory
Statement as of 8:15 PM CST on January 28, 2015

...Wind Advisory now in effect until 7 am CST Thursday...

* timing...strong winds will develop late this evening and continue much of the overnight hours.

* Winds...sustained speeds from around 25 to 35 mph with gusts to over 40 mph.

* Impacts...the strong winds will create difficult driving conditions and may blow around unsecured objects such as trash cans.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds between 30 to 39 mph or gusts between 45 to 57 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Record Report
Statement as of 9:58 PM CST on January 28, 2015

...Record high set in Norfolk...Nebraska...

At 339 PM the temperature in Norfolk reached 65 degrees...establishing a new record high for January 28th. The previous record was 58 degrees set in 1931.