Lincoln Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 10:25 PM CDT Jun. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in North Platte has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Perkins County in southwestern Nebraska...
northern Chase County in southwestern Nebraska...
southwestern Lincoln County in southwestern Nebraska...
northwestern Hayes County in southwestern Nebraska...

* until 130 am CDT/1230 am MDT/.

* At 1023 PM CDT/923 PM MDT/, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms
producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of
rain have already fallen. Flash flooding may already be occurring.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Grant, Wallace, Madrid, Venango, Elsie, Dickens, Grainton, Wild
Horse Spring and Brandon.

Additional rainfall amounts of an inch to inch and a half are
possible in the warned area.

This includes Highway 61 between mile markers 50 and 78.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 4067 10205 4094 10206 4094 10205 4100 10205
      4100 10095 4060 10094


Jws


920 PM CDT Mon Jun 17 2019

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT/1000
PM MDT/ for central Perkins and southwestern Lincoln counties...

At 918 PM CDT/818 PM MDT/, the public reported heavy rain from
thunderstorms near Wallace. Two to three inches of rain have already
fallen. Flash flooding may already be occurring.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Grant, Wallace, Madrid, Elsie, Dickens, Grainton and Wild Horse
Spring.

Additional rainfall amounts of up to an inch is possible in the
warned area.

This includes Highway 61 between mile markers 58 and 76.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 4092 10089 4099 10190 4076 10182 4070 10092


Jws


Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 9:42 PM CDT Jun. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... The flood advisory remains in effect until 1115 PM CDT for
southeastern Lincoln County...

At 941 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
North Platte, Brady, Maxwell, Lake Maloney state Recreation Area,
Keith, Cottonwood Canyon State Wildlife Management Area, Jeffrey
Canyon State Wildlife Management Area and Vroman.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 80 in Nebraska between mile markers 178 and 208.
Highway 83 between mile markers 65 and 81.

Additional rainfall of up to an inch is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

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.

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where
you are relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become
killers in heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or
creeks.


Lat... Lon 4087 10081 4111 10079 4111 10024 4105 10024
      4104 10023 4079 10022


Jws


1055 am CDT Mon Jun 17 2019 /955 am MDT Mon Jun 17 2019/

... Flood Watch now in effect through Tuesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of north central, southwest, and west central Nebraska,
including the following counties, Blaine, Chase, Custer,
Frontier, Hayes, Keith, Lincoln, Logan, Loup, McPherson, Perkins,
and Thomas.

* Through Tuesday afternoon

* heavy slow moving thunderstorms are expected to develop this
afternoon and this evening with periods of heavy rainfall
continuing into Tuesday morning. Rainfall amounts may approach
two inches locally.

* The heavy rainfall will lead to urban, small stream and
overland flooding of low lying areas.

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.




Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 9:42 PM CDT Jun. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... The flood advisory remains in effect until 1115 PM CDT for
southeastern Lincoln County...

At 941 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
North Platte, Brady, Maxwell, Lake Maloney state Recreation Area,
Keith, Cottonwood Canyon State Wildlife Management Area, Jeffrey
Canyon State Wildlife Management Area and Vroman.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 80 in Nebraska between mile markers 178 and 208.
Highway 83 between mile markers 65 and 81.

Additional rainfall of up to an inch is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

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.

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where
you are relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become
killers in heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or
creeks.


Lat... Lon 4087 10081 4111 10079 4111 10024 4105 10024
      4104 10023 4079 10022


Jws


1055 am CDT Mon Jun 17 2019 /955 am MDT Mon Jun 17 2019/

... Flood Watch now in effect through Tuesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of north central, southwest, and west central Nebraska,
including the following counties, Blaine, Chase, Custer,
Frontier, Hayes, Keith, Lincoln, Logan, Loup, McPherson, Perkins,
and Thomas.

* Through Tuesday afternoon

* heavy slow moving thunderstorms are expected to develop this
afternoon and this evening with periods of heavy rainfall
continuing into Tuesday morning. Rainfall amounts may approach
two inches locally.

* The heavy rainfall will lead to urban, small stream and
overland flooding of low lying areas.

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.




Local Radar

Click to Enlarge

Nearby Radar Stations