Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 8:32 PM CDT on March 09, 2014
The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a
* Flood Warning for...
an ice jam in...
extreme southern Colfax County in northeast Nebraska...
extreme northern Butler County in east central Nebraska...
* until 815 PM CDT Monday
* at 819 PM CDT... emergency management reported flooding in southern
Colfax County along the Platte River due to ice jams. Water had
spread over roads 9 and 10 on the north side of the Platte River
in extreme southern Colfax County.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
extreme southern Colfax County... especially areas south of
Schuyler and Richland... will likely see flooding in normal
ice jam prone flooding areas. Flooding over the South Bank
of the Platte is also likely across northern Butler County.
With warm temperatures expected again Monday... additional ice jam
flooding is possible along the Platte River in southern Colfax
and northern Butler counties.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flooding is observed act quickly. Move up to
higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas subject to
flooding when water begins rising.
Lat... Lon 4147 9691 4144 9691 4143 9695 4140 9699
4140 9705 4138 9708 4137 9714 4137 9725
4139 9725 4140 9720 4139 9717 4140 9712
4142 9709 4143 9701 4146 9696