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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:40 PM CDT on May 28, 2015

Expires 2:40 PM EDT on May 29, 2015


* Flood Warning for
the Platte River near Cozad.
* Into the first weekend of June.
* At 6:00 am Thursday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to rise above flood stage again
and crest around 6.7 feet Friday. While the river
may drop a bit after crest... it is expected to remain near the
6.5 feet flood stage into next week. For reference... the crest
earlier this month was 6.7 feet. It is important to remember
this forecast is based on water which is already in the Platte
River basin. Changes to the forecast water level will be
possible should substantial rainfall be realized across
the basin through south central or western Nebraska at
anytime this week or next.
* At 6.5 feet... minor lowland flooding occurs as both banks overflow.


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Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 8:53 AM CDT on May 28, 2015

Expires 11:30 PM EDT on May 29, 2015


... The Flood Advisory remains in effect until 1030 PM CDT Friday for
southwestern Dawson County...

Minor flooding will continue along the Platte River across a large
section of Dawson County through early next week. A Flood Advisory
remains in effect through at least Friday night for areas adjacent
to the river which may be impacted by high water.

* Upstream at Brady... the river stage Thursday morning was 8.66
feet. Flood stage at Brady is 7.5 feet. The river is forecast to
make a second crest around 8.8 feet late tonight or Friday
morning. It will fall slightly thereafter but remain well above
flood stage into next week.

* At Cozad... the stage of the river Thursday morning was 6.4 feet.
Flood stage at Cozad is 6.5 feet. The river is forecast to crest
around 6.6 feet Friday... and then fluctuate around the flood stage
into the first week of June. A Flood Warning has been issued for
the Cozad gauge site area.

* Flooding along low lying areas will likely continue into early
next month. Those with property investments along the river should
take measures to protect their investment.

* These forecasts are based largely on water already in the Platte
River basin. Additional rainfall in the basin will result in
changes to anticipated stages and timing of crests or falls.
Always check river stages and forecasts daily at a minimum to
remain informed of the situation.

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