Seward, NE (68434)

5:27 AM CDT on August 20, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Seward Volunteer Fire Department | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch, Special Statement Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 1437 ft 40.91 °N, 97.10 °W | Updated 14 minutes ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
64.5 °F
Feels Like 64.5 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 7.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Few 1800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7000 ft
Overcast 9500 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.56 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:43 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
SPECI KLNK 201016Z AUTO 22008KT 3SM TSRA BR FEW018 BKN070 OVC095 19/17 A2995 RMK AO2 PK WND 32051/0956 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB02 TSB0957 P0024 T01890172
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Few 1800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7000 ft
Overcast 9500 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.56 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:43 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
SPECI KLNK 201016Z AUTO 22008KT 3SM TSRA BR FEW018 BKN070 OVC095 19/17 A2995 RMK AO2 PK WND 32051/0956 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB02 TSB0957 P0024 T01890172

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:35 PM CDT Aug. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 7 am CDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Omaha/valley has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Nebraska,
northeast Nebraska, and southeast Nebraska, including the
following areas, in east central Nebraska, Butler and
Saunders. In northeast Nebraska, Colfax and Platte. In
southeast Nebraska, Lancaster, Saline, and Seward.

* Until 7 am CDT Sunday

* continued development of thunderstorms overnight will lead to
several bouts of locally heavy rainfall, with the potential for
2 to 3 inches of rain before sunrise. This amount of rain, in
combination with nearly saturated soils from recent rainfall,
may lead to flash flooding.

* Flood waters are always difficult to see at night. Please use
caution when driving, and never drive through water covering the
Road.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Special Statement
Issued: 4:54 AM CDT Aug. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for central Lancaster... east central
Seward and western Cass counties until 530 am CDT...

At 453 am CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles northeast of Pleasant Dale, or 8 miles northwest of Lincoln,
moving southeast at 30 mph.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Lincoln, Waverly, Malcolm, Denton, Raymond, Davey, Pawnee state
Recreation Area and Conestoga state Recreation Area.

This includes the following highways...
Highway 77 in Nebraska between mile markers 51 and 77.
Interstate 80 in Nebraska between mile markers 388 and 414.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 4084 9698 4104 9678 4093 9646 4063 9669
time... Mot... loc 0953z 300deg 27kt 4088 9683


Mead

454 am CDT sun Aug 20 2017

... Significant weather advisory for central Lancaster... east central
Seward and western Cass counties until 530 am CDT...

At 453 am CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles northeast of Pleasant Dale, or 8 miles northwest of Lincoln,
moving southeast at 30 mph.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Lincoln, Waverly, Malcolm, Denton, Raymond, Davey, Pawnee state
Recreation Area and Conestoga state Recreation Area.

This includes the following highways...
Highway 77 in Nebraska between mile markers 51 and 77.
Interstate 80 in Nebraska between mile markers 388 and 414.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 4084 9698 4104 9678 4093 9646 4063 9669
time... Mot... loc 0953z 300deg 27kt 4088 9683


Mead