Weather Alerts for Omaha

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Advisory      

River Flood Advisory  RIVER FLOOD ADVISORY   River Flood Advisory
OMAHA

Areas Affected:
Douglas - Sarpy
Effective: Mon, 10/15 10:11am Updated: Tue, 10/16 7:40am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 10/19 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Advisory continues for the following river...
Missouri River Near Blair affecting Harrison and Washington
Counties.
Missouri River At Omaha affecting Pottawattamie...Douglas and Sarpy
Counties.
The Flood Advisory continues for
The Missouri River At Omaha.
* until Friday evening.
* At 10:00 AM Monday the stage was 25.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 26.5 feet early Wednesday
morning.
* Impact...at 28.0 feet...At this level most of the flood gates for
the city of Council Bluffs are closed.
* Impact...at 27.0 feet...NP Dodge Park, Freedom Park, Tom Hanafan
Park and Fontenelle Forest begin to flood.
* Impact...at 25.0 feet...A casino parking lot begins to flood along
the Iowa side of the river.  In addition, Haworth Park located in
Bellevue begins to flood.
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Information:
Do not drive cars through areas where water covers the road. The
water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to pass safely.
Turn around...don`t drown!
Stay tuned to the latest developments by listening to NOAA Weather
radio...or a local media outlet.