Lancaster County, Nebraska
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Flash Flood Warning
NEC023-067-109-151-159-280445-
/O.CON.KOAX.FF.W.0016.000000T0000Z-160528T0445Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SALINE NE-GAGE NE-LANCASTER NE-BUTLER NE-SEWARD NE-
1050 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1145 PM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN SALINE...NORTHERN GAGE...LANCASTER...SOUTHWESTERN BUTLER
AND SEWARD COUNTIES...

AT 1047 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING HAS BEEN REPORTED NEAR SURPRISE. FLASH
FLOODING MAY LIKELY HAVE OCCURRED IN OTHER RURAL AREAS IN THE
WARNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA LATE
THIS EVENING...ALTHOUGH THE RAIN WILL BEGIN TO TAPER OFF AND END
THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
LINCOLN...SEWARD...CRETE...MILFORD...WILBER...HICKMAN...UTICA...
BENNET...FIRTH...CORTLAND...PANAMA...STAPLEHURST...CLATONIA...
GARLAND...HALLAM...PLEASANT DALE...BEE...ULYSSES...ADAMS AND MALCOLM.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
HIGHWAY 2 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 466 AND 469.
HIGHWAY 77 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILEMARKERS 35 AND 71...AND NEAR
MILEMARKER 77.
INTERSTATE 80 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 366 AND 405.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4080 9706 4080 9737 4118 9736 4104 9691
4086 9653 4044 9647 4041 9695

$$

Flash Flood Warning
NEC023-037-109-141-155-280545-
/O.CON.KOAX.FF.W.0017.000000T0000Z-160528T0545Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LANCASTER NE-COLFAX NE-SAUNDERS NE-BUTLER NE-PLATTE NE-
1051 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1245 AM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN LANCASTER...SOUTHERN COLFAX...SAUNDERS...BUTLER AND
PLATTE COUNTIES...

AT 1050 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
ALREADY FALLEN. WIDESPREAD FLASH FLOODING IS OCCURING ACROSS
PORTIONS OF BUTLER COUNTY. HIGHWAY 92 NEAR RISING CITY HAD WATER
OVER THE ROADWAY AS WELL. STREET FLOODING HAS BEEN REPORTED IN
COLUMBUS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
COLUMBUS...SCHUYLER...WAHOO...WAVERLY...DAVID CITY...CEDAR BLUFFS...
VALPARAISO...MEAD...BELLWOOD...LEIGH...RISING CITY...DUNCAN...PLATTE
CENTER...BRAINARD...WESTON...PRAGUE...MONROE...LINDSAY...DWIGHT AND
CRESTON.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
HIGHWAY 30 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 366 AND 402.
HIGHWAY 77 IN NEBRASKA NEAR MILEMARKER 74...AND BETWEEN MILEMARKERS
81 AND 108.
HIGHWAY 81 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILEMARKERS 110 AND 133.
HIGHWAY 92 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 409 AND 456.
INTERSTATE 80 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 409 AND 412.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

&&

LAT...LON 4173 9727 4145 9691 4137 9648 4085 9648
4105 9691 4117 9737 4139 9737 4133 9760
4140 9760 4140 9770 4153 9770 4153 9782
4174 9783

$$

Flash Flood Watch
IAZ069-079-080-090-091-NEZ050>053-065>068-078-089>093-280900-
/O.NEW.KOAX.FF.A.0002.160528T0105Z-160528T0900Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE-BUTLER-SAUNDERS-
DOUGLAS-SARPY-SEWARD-LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-GAGE-JOHNSON-
NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COUNCIL BLUFFS...GLENWOOD...RED OAK...
SIDNEY...HAMBURG...TABOR...FARRAGUT...CLARINDA...SHENANDOAH...
DAVID CITY...WAHOO...ASHLAND...YUTAN...OMAHA...BELLEVUE...
PAPILLION...LA VISTA...SEWARD...MILFORD...LINCOLN...PLATTSMOUTH...
NEBRASKA CITY...CRETE...WILBER...BEATRICE...TECUMSEH...STERLING...
AUBURN...PAWNEE CITY...TABLE ROCK...FALLS CITY
805 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA/VALLEY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST IOWA AND
NEBRASKA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHWEST IOWA...
FREMONT...MILLS...MONTGOMERY...PAGE AND POTTAWATTAMIE. IN
NEBRASKA...BUTLER...CASS...DOUGLAS...GAGE...JOHNSON...
LANCASTER...NEMAHA...OTOE...PAWNEE...RICHARDSON...SALINE...
SARPY...SAUNDERS AND SEWARD.

* UNTIL 4 AM CDT SATURDAY

* THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION TONIGHT. SOME OF THE
STORMS WILL MOVE OVER AREAS THAT RECEIVED HEAVY RAINFALL
YESTERDAY AND FLASH FLOODING MAY DEVELOP FROM ADDITIONAL LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINS TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

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