891  
WGUS43 KLBF 231403  
FLWLBF  
BULLETIN -IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE  
903 AM CDT FRI AUG 23 2019  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTH PLATTE HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEBRASKA...  
 
NORTH PLATTE RIVER AT LEWELLEN AFFECTING GARDEN AND KEITH COUNTIES.  
 
.AT 7:45 AM THE NORTH PLATTE RIVER GAGE AT LEWELLEN WAS AT 7.8 FEET,  
OR 0.3 FEET ABOVE THE FLOOD STAGE OF 7.5 FEET. THIS CREST COMPARES  
TO A PREVIOUS CREST SET ON DECEMBER 3, 2004. OVERFLOW AND HIGH WATER  
TABLE LEVELS MAY CAUSE SEEPAGE AND FLOODING OF BASEMENTS AND CRAWL  
SPACES NEAR AND ALONG THE RIVER. HIGH FLOWS ARE FORECAST TO CONTINUE  
UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.  
THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS SAFELY  
AND THE ROAD BENEATH MAY NOT BE INTACT. VEHICLES CAUGHT IN RISING  
WATERS SHOULD BE ABANDONED QUICKLY.  
 

 
 
NEC069-101-250202-  
/O.NEW.KLBF.FL.W.0007.190823T1403Z-190826T1800Z/  
/LEWN1.1.ER.190822T1545Z.190823T0730Z.190825T1800Z.UU/  
803 AM MDT FRI AUG 23 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTH PLATTE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE NORTH PLATTE RIVER AT LEWELLEN.  
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 7:45 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.5 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* IMPACT...AT 7.5 FEET...MINOR FLOOD STAGE. OVERFLOW AND HIGH WATER  
TABLE LEVELS MAY CAUSE SEEPAGE AND FLOODING OF BASEMENTS AND CRAWL  
SPACES NEAR AND ALONG THE RIVER.  
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 7.8 FEET  
ON DEC 3 2004.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4136 10235 4140 10235 4130 10196 4126 10197  
 

 
 
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