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Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:52 PM MDT on May 24, 2016

Expires 9:52 PM EDT on May 25, 2016


* Flood Warning continues for
the North Platte river near Minatare.
* The latest stage is 7.4 feet at 7 PM Tuesday.
* Minor flooding is forecasted, with a maximum stage of 7.7 feet,
which is 0.2 feet above flood stage.
* The river will remain near 7.4 feet over the next few days... then rise to
around 7.7 feet by Saturday afternoon.
* Impact... at 7.5 feet... flood stage. Low lying agricultural land near the
river begins to flood. Homes along the North Platte river will have water in
their basements.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 8.0 feet
on may 27 1973.


Lat... Lon 4176 10356 4187 10356 4176 10323 4164 10323





752 PM MDT Tue may 24 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
the North Platte river near Mitchell.
* For the North Platte river near Mitchell, moderate flooding is
occurring, with a stage of 8.8 feet measured at 7 PM Tuesday.
* Moderate flooding is forecasted, with a maximum stage of 9.4 feet,
which is 1.9 feet above flood stage.
* The river will remain near 8.8 feet over the next few days... then rise to
around 9.4 feet by Friday evening.
* Impact... at 9.5 feet... major flooding occurs across southern
portions of Scottsbluff. Major flooding of homes and agricultural
land occurs near the river. Flood wave travel time from Mitchell to
Scottsbluff is about 10 to 12 hours.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 9.3 feet
on Jun 2 1971.


Lat... Lon 4187 10396 4203 10396 4197 10371 4187 10356
      4176 10356




752 PM MDT Tue may 24 2016

* Flood Warning continues for
the North Platte river near Henry.
* For the North Platte river near Henry, minor flooding is occurring,
with a stage of 6.3 feet measured at 7 PM Tuesday.
* The river will stay constant over the next few days then rise above moderate
flood stage of 6.5 feet around Friday evening.
* Impact... at 6.5 feet... lowland flooding intensifies. Homes along the North
Platte river will be totally inundated with basement and overland flooding.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 6.6 feet
on Jul 23 1983.


Lat... Lon 4208 10415 4194 10416 4187 10396 4203 10396





Local Storm Report



05/24/2016 0553 PM

Gering, Scotts Bluff County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by law enforcement.


            Large tree blown down into a house.




05/24/2016 0635 PM

Scottsbluff, Scotts Bluff County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m57.00 mph, reported by ASOS.





05/24/2016 0635 PM

Scottsbluff, Scotts Bluff County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m57 mph, reported by ASOS.






05/24/2016 0635 PM

Scottsbluff, Scotts Bluff County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m57 mph, reported by ASOS.






05/24/2016 0553 PM

Gering, Scotts Bluff County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by law enforcement.


            Large tree blown down into a house.





05/24/2016 0553 PM

Gering, Scotts Bluff County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by law enforcement.


            Large tree blown down into a house.



Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Arizona - Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Public Information Statement
Colorado - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Air Quality Alert
Georgia - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning
Iowa - Special Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Special Statement , Record Report
Mississippi - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
New York - Air Quality Alert
North Carolina - Air Quality Alert
Oklahoma - Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert
South Carolina - Air Quality Alert
Tennessee - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Utah - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Flood Warning

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