Western Cherry Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Tornado Warning
Statement as of 5:28 PM MDT on May 24, 2015

... The Tornado Warning for northwestern Cherry County will expire at
630 PM MDT...

The storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe
limits... and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property.
However... small hail and heavy rain are still possible with this
thunderstorm.

Lat... Lon 4288 10184 4274 10186 4275 10206 4289 10208
time... Mot... loc 2328z 048deg 3kt 4275 10205

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Special Statement
Statement as of 5:30 PM MDT on May 24, 2015

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Cherry and
northeastern Sheridan counties until 630 PM MDT...

At 529 PM MDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking
strong thunderstorms along a line extending from Merriman to 11 miles
southeast of Gordon... and moving south at 10 mph.

Hail up to one-half inch in diameter and wind gusts up to 40 mph are
expected with these storms... along with 1 inch of rain in 30 minutes.

Locations near the path of these storms include...
Merriman...
Highway 27 crossing the Niobrara river...
Highway 61 crossing the Niobrara river...
Morgan Lake...

This includes Highway 20 between mile markers 106 and 142.

This includes Highway 61 between mile markers 209 and 231.

These storms may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets... for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

Torrential rain... which may flood low lying areas such as ditches and
underpasses... is also likely. Do not drive your vehicle on a flooded
roadway.


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Public Information Statement
Statement as of 12:37 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

... Public information statement...

Rain showers occurred much of the day into the night across the
area. Some locations across southwest Nebraska saw rainfall in
excess of .50 inches. Below is a list of 24 hour precipitation
totals from cocorahs ending at 7am CDT.


:Cocorahs precipitation reports for the local area
:
: pcpn
:
deue018 : Lodgepole 4.0 ENE : 1.46
sher029 : Hay Springs 13.1 SSW : 1.30
deue015 : Big Springs 9.6 WSW : 1.14
deue004 : Chappell 8.7 ENE : 0.99
deue010 : Chappell 2.7 NNE : 0.88
gard016 : Chappell 10.3 NNE : 0.80
gard010 : Lakeside 5.8 SSE : 0.76
chas016 : Lamar 3.4 S : 0.75
perk001 : Big Springs 7.6 S : 0.61
chas012 : Champion 8.3 W : 0.58
sher005 : Rushville 7.3 SSW : 0.54
deue017 : Big Springs 3.9 WSW : 0.53
chas013 : Venango 8.9 se : 0.49
perk027 : Grant 0.2 N : 0.46
keit008 : Ogallala 1.7 W : 0.44
cher026 : Whitman 26.0 N : 0.40
sher007 : Hay Springs 9.0 ESE : 0.40
perk010 : Madrid 6.6 NW : 0.27
perk009 : Grant 2.5 S : 0.26
perk032 : Grant 1.7 ESE : 0.26
perk014 : Grant 4.1 ENE : 0.24
sher017 : Rushville 18.9 N : 0.23
sher028 : Clinton 0.0 ESE : 0.23
cust032 : Merna 7.9 WSW : 0.21
arth001 : Arthur 0.1 S : 0.20
cust010 : Eddyville 11.4 N : 0.19
fron004 : Curtis 0.6 W : 0.19
mcph005 : Sutherland 35.0 NNW : 0.19
fron017 : Cambridge 7.3 N : 0.17
keit014 : Paxton 3.8 NE : 0.17
fron002 : Curtis 6.5 se : 0.16
fron007 : Maywood 0.1 NNW : 0.16
cust022 : Berwyn 4.4 NNE : 0.15
gran010 : Ashby 8.6 SSW : 0.15
linc047 : Wellfleet 7.6 NNE : 0.15
fron008 : Curtis 0.1 S : 0.14
cust014 : Anselmo 11.8 WSW : 0.13
linc040 : Sutherland 7.8 WSW : 0.13
cust015 : Anselmo 9.2 NW : 0.12
linc004 : Hershey 6.0 NW : 0.12
perk023 : Madrid 7.8 SW : 0.12
perk024 : Elsie 9.2 NNW : 0.12
cust020 : Gothenburg 24.1 N : 0.11
linc017 : North Platte 6.1 NE : 0.11
garf009 : Burwell 2.1 SSW : 0.10
nemp01 : Tryon 11.3 ENE : 0.10
chas029 : Champion 2.6 SW : 0.09
linc060 : North Platte 2.4 WNW : 0.08
perk012 : Elsie 9.7 SSE : 0.07
thom010 : Thedford 6.3 E : 0.07
nelc01 : North Platte 3.6 S : 0.06
cher024 : Cody 8.2 SSW : 0.06
cust005 : Berwyn 5.9 SSW : 0.06
nelc02 : North Platte 1.0 W : 0.06
nelc03 : Hershey 0.2 WSW : 0.06
chas028 : Enders 1.0 NNW : 0.05
mcph004 : Stapleton 17.1 NW : 0.05
whee002 : Bartlett 9 NE : 0.05
chas025 : Champion 3.7 SSE : 0.04
haye001 : Hayes Center 6.2 ESE : 0.04
haye010 : Elsie 20.8 SSE : 0.04
perk015 : Elsie 3.9 NE : 0.04
perk017 : Wallace 8.7 WSW : 0.04
chas002 : Enders 3.0 W : 0.02
chas017 : Elsie 16.4 S : 0.02
haye012 : Palisade 4.0 ENE : 0.02



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