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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:15 AM MDT Mar. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch now in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch is in effect for

* Cherry and Sheridan counties.

* Through 7 PM CDT / 6 PM MDT Saturday.

* 1/4 to 1/2 inch of rainfall on melting snow, saturated ground or
frozen ground will produce flooding.

* The flooding may cause roadways to wash out or become
impassable. Some creeks and rivers may flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




210 PM MDT Fri Mar 22 2019

The National Weather Service in North Platte has extended the

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
snowmelt in...
northern Sheridan County in the Panhandle of Nebraska...

* until 215 PM MDT Saturday.

* At 207 PM MDT, the public reported snowmelt causing minor flooding
on the Niobrara river near Hayes Springs. The river is near
bankfull. Snow continues to melt resulting in other flooding of
poor drainage areas. Rain is likely tonight and Saturday morning.
This rainfall may cause more significant flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Gordon, Rushville, Hay Springs, White Clay, Clinton, intersection
of Highway 87 and Craven Creek Road, Lone Butte, intersection of
Beaver Creek Road and White Clay Creek Road, intersection of
Highway 87 and Larabee Road, Highway 27 crossing the Niobrara
river, Smith Lake State Wildlife Management Area, Mount Maria,
Highway 250 crossing the Niobrara river, Walgren Lake state
Recreation Area, intersection of Highway 27 and Mills Road, Pine
Ridge, Metcalf State Wildlife Management Area, intersection of
Highway 87 and Antelope Road and Hoover Lake.

This includes the following highways...
Highway 20 between mile markers 74 and 111.
Highway 250 between mile markers 26 and 48.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


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Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:15 AM MDT Mar. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch now in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch is in effect for

* Cherry and Sheridan counties.

* Through 7 PM CDT / 6 PM MDT Saturday.

* 1/4 to 1/2 inch of rainfall on melting snow, saturated ground or
frozen ground will produce flooding.

* The flooding may cause roadways to wash out or become
impassable. Some creeks and rivers may flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




210 PM MDT Fri Mar 22 2019

The National Weather Service in North Platte has extended the

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
snowmelt in...
northern Sheridan County in the Panhandle of Nebraska...

* until 215 PM MDT Saturday.

* At 207 PM MDT, the public reported snowmelt causing minor flooding
on the Niobrara river near Hayes Springs. The river is near
bankfull. Snow continues to melt resulting in other flooding of
poor drainage areas. Rain is likely tonight and Saturday morning.
This rainfall may cause more significant flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Gordon, Rushville, Hay Springs, White Clay, Clinton, intersection
of Highway 87 and Craven Creek Road, Lone Butte, intersection of
Beaver Creek Road and White Clay Creek Road, intersection of
Highway 87 and Larabee Road, Highway 27 crossing the Niobrara
river, Smith Lake State Wildlife Management Area, Mount Maria,
Highway 250 crossing the Niobrara river, Walgren Lake state
Recreation Area, intersection of Highway 27 and Mills Road, Pine
Ridge, Metcalf State Wildlife Management Area, intersection of
Highway 87 and Antelope Road and Hoover Lake.

This includes the following highways...
Highway 20 between mile markers 74 and 111.
Highway 250 between mile markers 26 and 48.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4300 10210 4278 10210 4278 10207 4249 10207
      4233 10275 4244 10275 4244 10277 4278 10277
      4279 10279 4300 10279


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