Weather Alerts for Council Bluffs

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
COUNCIL BLUFFS

Areas Affected:
Pottawattamie
Effective: Tue, 3/19 10:26pm Updated: Tue, 3/19 11:50pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 3/23 10:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning is cancelled for...
Elkhorn River At Waterloo affecting Douglas County.
Platte River Near Louisville affecting Cass and Sarpy Counties.
...The Flood Warning continues for...
Missouri River Near Blair affecting Harrison and Washington
Counties.
Missouri River At Omaha affecting Pottawattamie...Douglas and Sarpy
Counties.
...The Flood Warning continues for...
North Fork Elkhorn River Near Pierce affecting Pierce County.
Big Blue River Near Crete affecting Saline County.
Big Blue River At Beatrice affecting Gage County.
Missouri River at Plattsmouth affecting Mills and Cass Counties.
Missouri River At Nebraska City affecting Fremont and Otoe
Counties.
Missouri River At Brownville affecting Atchison and Nemaha
Counties.
Missouri River At Rulo affecting Holt and Richardson Counties.
Nishnabotna River Above Hamburg affecting Fremont County.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Missouri River At Omaha.
* At 10:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 33.5 feet...or 4.5 feet above
flood stage.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Saturday morning.
* Impact...at 32.0 feet...Interstate 680 West between the Mormon
bridge and Interstate 29 begins to flood.  Also, Interstate 29
between Crescent and Council Bluffs 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!
Additional information is available at:
http://www.water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=oax