579  
WGUS63 KGID 070147  
FFAGID  
 
FLOOD WATCH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE  
847 PM CDT FRI OCT 6 2017  
   
..MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE TONIGHT
 
 
KSZ006-007-018-019-NEZ064-076-077-085>087-070600-  
/O.CON.KGID.FA.A.0001.000000T0000Z-171007T0600Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
SMITH-JEWELL-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-YORK-CLAY-FILLMORE-WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-  
THAYER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BELLAIRE, SMITH CENTER, KENSINGTON,  
MANKATO, JEWELL, IONIA, BURR OAK, OSBORNE, DOWNS, BELOIT, YORK,  
SUTTON, HARVARD, CLAY CENTER, EDGAR, FAIRFIELD, GENEVA, EXETER,  
FAIRMONT, INAVALE, RED CLOUD, BLUE HILL, ROSEMONT, BLADEN,  
BOSTWICK, SUPERIOR, NELSON, HEBRON, AND DESHLER  
847 PM CDT FRI OCT 6 2017  
   
..FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT SATURDAY
 
 
THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR  
 
* PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND NEBRASKA, INCLUDING THE  
FOLLOWING AREAS, IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS, JEWELL, MITCHELL,  
OSBORNE, AND SMITH. IN NEBRASKA, CLAY, FILLMORE, NUCKOLLS,  
THAYER, WEBSTER, AND YORK.  
 
* UNTIL 1 AM CDT SATURDAY.  
 
* ALTHOUGH THE POTENTIAL FOR WIDESPREAD FLOODING DOES NOT APPEAR  
HIGH, MUCH OF THE WATCH AREA COULD RECEIVE, OR HAS ALREADY  
RECEIVED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN IN A FAIRLY SHORT TIME THIS  
EVENING, WHICH COULD RESULT IN MAINLY MINOR, LOCALIZED FLOODING  
ESPECIALLY IN LOW-LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME WITHIN-BANK RISES ARE LIKELY ON AREA RIVERS AND SMALL  
STREAMS, BUT WIDESPREAD FLOODING IS NOT ANTICIPATED.  
NONETHELESS, WITH RAIN CURRENTLY FALLING IN MUCH OF THE AREA,  
THE FLOOD WATCH WILL CONTINUE FOR THE TIME BEING.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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