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Flash Flood Warning


New Event Expired

Start Time

Fri 05/26/2023 07:32 AM EDT

End Time

Fri 05/26/2023 10:45 AM EDT




High impact

Flash floodradar and gauge indicated

Locations Affected

Swanson Lake, NE ∙ Culbertson, NE ∙ Trenton, NE ∙ Trenton Municipal Airport, NE

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Goodland KS 632 AM CDT Fri May 26 2023 The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Central Hitchcock County in southwestern Nebraska... * Until 945 AM CDT. * At 632 AM CDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 4 inches of rain have fallen. The expected rainfall rate is 1 to 3 inches in 1 hour. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE...Radar and automated gauges. IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage and low-lying areas. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Trenton and Culbertson. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be aware of your surroundings and do not drive on flooded roads. In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded roads. Find an alternate route. Please report observed flooding to local emergency services or law enforcement and request they pass this information to the National Weather Service when you can do so safely. && LAT...LON 4035 10110 4035 10076 4012 10076 4008 10118 4010 10120 FLASH FLOOD...RADAR AND GAUGE INDICATED EXPECTED RAINFALL RATE...1-3 INCHES IN 1 HOUR