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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
118 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...AREAS OF HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO AREAL FLOOD ACROSS
PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND CENTRAL NEBRASKA...

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING AREAS OF HEAVY RAINFALL TONIGHT TO
THE FLOOD WATCH AREAS WITH MODERATE RAINFALL STILL POSSIBLE
SATURDAY MORNING. THIS MAY LEAD TO AREAL FLOODING.

NEZ038-059-070-071-300830-
/O.NEW.KLBF.FA.A.0001.160430T0000Z-160430T1800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CUSTER-LINCOLN-HAYES-FRONTIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROKEN BOW...NORTH PLATTE...
HAYES CENTER...CURTIS...EUSTIS...MAYWOOD
118 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTH PLATTE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST
  NEBRASKA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL
  NEBRASKA...CUSTER. IN SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA...FRONTIER...HAYES
  AND LINCOLN.

* FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON

* AREAS OF HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT WITH AREAS OF
  MODERATE RAINFALL POSSIBLE SATURDAY MORNING. THIS MAY LEAD TO
  AREAL FLOODING ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WATCH AREA.

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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ROBERG

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
956 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Oklahoma...

  Poteau River near Poteau affecting Le Flore County
  Poteau River near Panama affecting Le Flore County
  Kiamichi River near Antlers affecting Pushmataha County
  Red River at Arthur City affecting Choctaw County

OKC079-010255-
/O.EXT.KTSA.FL.A.0008.000000T0000Z-160502T0400Z/
/PANO2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
956 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Poteau River near Panama
* until Sunday evening.
* At  9:30 AM Friday, the stage was 9.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The Poteau River near Panama is currently forecast to
  rise to near 28.7 feet by late Saturday night, which is just below
  flood stage. However, if more rain falls than currently forecast, the
  river could go higher and exceed flood stage. Therefore, the
  flood watch remains in effect. Listen for later forecasts and
  possible warnings.


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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
956 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Oklahoma...

  Poteau River near Poteau affecting Le Flore County
  Poteau River near Panama affecting Le Flore County
  Kiamichi River near Antlers affecting Pushmataha County
  Red River at Arthur City affecting Choctaw County

OKC079-010256-
/O.CON.KTSA.FL.A.0007.000000T0000Z-160501T0600Z/
/PTAO2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
956 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Poteau River near Poteau
* until late Saturday night.
* At  8:45 AM Friday, the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The Poteau River near Poteau is currently forecast to
  remain below flood stage. However, if more rain falls than expected,
  flood stage could be exceeded by Saturday morning. Therefore, the
  flood watch remains in effect. Listen for later forecasts and
  possible warnings.


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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
956 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Oklahoma...

  Poteau River near Poteau affecting Le Flore County
  Poteau River near Panama affecting Le Flore County
  Kiamichi River near Antlers affecting Pushmataha County
  Red River at Arthur City affecting Choctaw County

OKC127-010255-
/O.EXT.KTSA.FL.A.0009.000000T0000Z-160501T0400Z/
/ANTO2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
956 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Kiamichi River near Antlers
* until Saturday evening.
* At  9:30 AM Friday, the stage was 5.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 24.6 feet by early Saturday
  afternoon, which is below flood stage, and a flood advisory is
  currently in effect. However, if more rain falls than currently
  forecast, the river could go higher and exceed flood stage. Therefore,
  the flood watch remains in effect. Listen for later forecasts and
  possible warnings.


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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
956 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Oklahoma...

  Poteau River near Poteau affecting Le Flore County
  Poteau River near Panama affecting Le Flore County
  Kiamichi River near Antlers affecting Pushmataha County
  Red River at Arthur City affecting Choctaw County

OKC023-010255-
/O.CON.KTSA.FL.A.0010.000000T0000Z-160501T1800Z/
/ARCT2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
956 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Red River at Arthur City
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At  9:00 AM Friday, the stage was 20.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast...The Red River near Arthur City is currently forecast to
  remain below flood stage since the heaviest rainfall is expected
  further downstream. However, if the area of heavier rain shifts west, or
  upstream of Arthur City, flood stage could be exceeded on Saturday.
  Therefore, the flood watch remains in effect. Listen for later forecasts
  and possible warnings.


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