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Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning issued May 24 at 2:05AM CDT until May 24 at 2:45AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

TOROAX The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a * Tornado Warning for... South central Monona County in west central Iowa... Northwestern Harrison County in southwestern Iowa... Southern Burt County in east central Nebraska... Southeastern Cuming County in northeastern Nebraska... Northwestern Washington County in east central Nebraska... Northeastern Dodge County in east central Nebraska... * Until 245 AM CDT. * At 205 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 3 miles southwest of Uehling, or 12 miles southeast of West Point, moving east at 55 mph. HAZARD...Tornado. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. * This dangerous storm will be near... Uehling around 210 AM CDT. Tekamah and Herman around 220 AM CDT. Other locations in the path of this tornadic thunderstorm include Mondamin and Magnolia.

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Area
Harrison, IA; Monona, IA; Burt, NE; Cuming, NE; Dodge, NE; Washington, NE

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued May 24 at 2:04AM CDT until May 24 at 4:00AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 297 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 4 AM CDT EARLY THIS MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN IOWA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 4 COUNTIES IN SOUTHWEST IOWA HARRISON POTTAWATTAMIE SHELBY IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA MONONA IN NEBRASKA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 17 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA BURT BUTLER DODGE DOUGLAS SARPY SAUNDERS WASHINGTON IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA COLFAX CUMING STANTON THURSTON WAYNE IN SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA CASS JEFFERSON LANCASTER SALINE SEWARD THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ASHLAND, BELLEVUE, BLAIR, COUNCIL BLUFFS, CRETE, DAVID CITY, DECATUR, DUNLAP, FAIRBURY, FREMONT, HARLAN, LA VISTA, LINCOLN, LOGAN, LYONS, MACY, MAPLETON, MILFORD, MISSOURI VALLEY, OAKLAND, OMAHA, ONAWA, PAPILLION, PENDER, PLATTSMOUTH, SCHUYLER, SEWARD, STANTON, TEKAMAH, WAHOO, WALTHILL, WAYNE, WEST POINT, WILBER, WINNEBAGO, WISNER, WOODBINE, AND YUTAN.

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Area
Harrison, IA; Monona, IA; Pottawattamie, IA; Shelby, IA; Burt, NE; Butler, NE; Cass, NE; Colfax, NE; Cuming, NE; Dodge, NE; Douglas, NE; Jefferson, NE; Lancaster, NE; Saline, NE; Sarpy, NE; Saunders, NE; Seward, NE; Stanton, NE; Thurston, NE; Washington, NE; Wayne, NE

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued May 24 at 2:04AM CDT until May 24 at 8:00AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 299 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 8 AM CDT THIS MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN IOWA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 4 COUNTIES IN SOUTHWEST IOWA FREMONT MILLS MONTGOMERY PAGE IN NEBRASKA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 6 COUNTIES IN SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA GAGE JOHNSON NEMAHA OTOE PAWNEE RICHARDSON THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF AUBURN, BEATRICE, CLARINDA, FALLS CITY, FARRAGUT, GLENWOOD, HAMBURG, NEBRASKA CITY, PAWNEE CITY, RED OAK, SHENANDOAH, SIDNEY, STERLING, TABLE ROCK, TABOR, AND TECUMSEH.

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Area
Fremont, IA; Mills, IA; Montgomery, IA; Page, IA; Gage, NE; Johnson, NE; Nemaha, NE; Otoe, NE; Pawnee, NE; Richardson, NE

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning issued May 24 at 2:00AM CDT until May 24 at 2:15AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

At 200 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Emerald, or 6 miles west of Lincoln, moving east at 50 mph. HAZARD...Tornado. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northwestern Lancaster and east central Seward Counties, including the following locations... Pawnee State Recreation Area.

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Area
Lancaster, NE; Seward, NE

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning issued May 24 at 2:00AM CDT until May 24 at 2:45AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

TOROAX The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a * Tornado Warning for... Northwestern Pottawattamie County in southwestern Iowa... Southwestern Harrison County in southwestern Iowa... Central Washington County in east central Nebraska... Southeastern Dodge County in east central Nebraska... * Until 245 AM CDT. * At 159 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 5 miles west of Nickerson, or 6 miles northwest of Fremont, moving east at 50 mph. HAZARD...Tornado. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. * This dangerous storm will be near... Nickerson around 205 AM CDT. Other locations in the path of this tornadic thunderstorm include Blair, Kennard and Missouri Valley.

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Area
Harrison, IA; Pottawattamie, IA; Dodge, NE; Washington, NE

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning issued May 24 at 1:57AM CDT until May 24 at 2:45AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

TOROAX The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a * Tornado Warning for... Sarpy County in east central Nebraska... Northeastern Lancaster County in southeastern Nebraska... Southeastern Douglas County in east central Nebraska... Southeastern Saunders County in east central Nebraska... Northern Cass County in southeastern Nebraska... * Until 245 AM CDT. * At 156 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Ceresco, or 10 miles south of Wahoo, moving east at 55 mph. HAZARD...Tornado. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. * This dangerous storm will be near... Ceresco around 200 AM CDT. Ashland around 210 AM CDT. Gretna around 215 AM CDT. Other locations in the path of this tornadic thunderstorm include Springfield, Cedar Creek, Walnut Creek Recreation Area, Prairie Queen Recreation Area, Wehrspann Lake, Bellevue, Papillion and Offutt AFB.

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Area
Cass, NE; Douglas, NE; Lancaster, NE; Sarpy, NE; Saunders, NE

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued May 24 at 1:57AM CDT until May 24 at 2:45AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

SVROAX The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Monona County in west central Iowa... Northwestern Harrison County in southwestern Iowa... Burt County in east central Nebraska... Eastern Cuming County in northeastern Nebraska... Northwestern Dodge County in east central Nebraska... Thurston County in northeastern Nebraska... * Until 245 AM CDT. * At 157 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 2 miles east of Emerson to 5 miles southwest of Bancroft to 3 miles northwest of Snyder, moving east at 35 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. * Locations impacted include... West Point, Tekamah, Onawa, Oakland, Pender, Lyons, Emerson, Walthill, Winnebago, Whiting, Dodge, Bancroft, Decatur, Pisgah, Uehling, Blencoe, Craig, Little Sioux, Rosalie, and Castana. This includes Interstate 29 between mile markers 92 and 125.

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Area
Harrison, IA; Monona, IA; Burt, NE; Cuming, NE; Dodge, NE; Thurston, NE

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning issued May 24 at 1:55AM CDT until May 24 at 2:30AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

TOROAX The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a * Tornado Warning for... Southwestern Washington County in east central Nebraska... Southeastern Dodge County in east central Nebraska... Northwestern Douglas County in east central Nebraska... Northeastern Saunders County in east central Nebraska... * Until 230 AM CDT. * At 155 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 3 miles south of Cedar Bluffs, or 9 miles southwest of Fremont, moving east at 50 mph. HAZARD...Tornado and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. * This dangerous storm will be near... Inglewood and Woodcliff around 200 AM CDT. Valley and Leshara around 205 AM CDT. Other locations in the path of this tornadic thunderstorm include Bennington, Flanagan Lake and Standing Bear Lake.

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Area
Dodge, NE; Douglas, NE; Saunders, NE; Washington, NE

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued May 24 at 1:55AM CDT until May 24 at 4:00AM CDT by NWS Sioux Falls SD

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 297 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 4 AM CDT EARLY THIS MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN IOWA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 8 COUNTIES IN NORTHWEST IOWA BUENA VISTA CHEROKEE CLAY O'BRIEN PLYMOUTH SIOUX IN WEST CENTRAL IOWA IDA WOODBURY IN NEBRASKA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA DAKOTA DIXON IN SOUTH DAKOTA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA CLAY UNION THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALCESTER, ALLEN, BATTLE CREEK, BERESFORD, CHEROKEE, ELK POINT, HARTLEY, HAWARDEN, HOLSTEIN, HULL, IDA GROVE, JEFFERSON, LE MARS, NORTH SIOUX CITY, ORANGE CITY, PONCA, ROCK VALLEY, SANBORN, SHELDON, SIOUX CENTER, SIOUX CITY, SOUTH SIOUX CITY, SPENCER, STORM LAKE, VERMILLION, AND WAKEFIELD.

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Area
Buena Vista, IA; Cherokee, IA; Clay, IA; Ida, IA; O'Brien, IA; Plymouth, IA; Sioux, IA; Woodbury, IA; Dakota, NE; Dixon, NE; Clay, SD; Union, SD

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued May 24 at 1:54AM CDT until May 24 at 2:45AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

SVROAX The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southern Lancaster County in southeastern Nebraska... Johnson County in southeastern Nebraska... Jefferson County in southeastern Nebraska... Southern Seward County in southeastern Nebraska... Southwestern Otoe County in southeastern Nebraska... Saline County in southeastern Nebraska... Pawnee County in southeastern Nebraska... Gage County in southeastern Nebraska... * Until 245 AM CDT. * At 154 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles northwest of Dorchester to 2 miles north of Swanton to near Mahaska, moving east at 60 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. * Locations impacted include... Beatrice, Fairbury, Tecumseh, Pawnee City, Crete, Syracuse, Wilber, Hickman, Wymore, Friend, Bennet, Firth, Dorchester, Adams, Palmyra, De Witt, Cortland, Sterling, Plymouth, and Blue Springs.

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Area
Gage, NE; Jefferson, NE; Johnson, NE; Lancaster, NE; Otoe, NE; Pawnee, NE; Saline, NE; Seward, NE

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued May 24 at 1:53AM CDT until May 24 at 2:45AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

SVROAX The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Western Pottawattamie County in southwestern Iowa... Southwestern Harrison County in southwestern Iowa... Southern Burt County in east central Nebraska... Northeastern Colfax County in northeastern Nebraska... Lancaster County in southeastern Nebraska... Eastern Seward County in southeastern Nebraska... Douglas County in east central Nebraska... Saunders County in east central Nebraska... Sarpy County in east central Nebraska... Washington County in east central Nebraska... Dodge County in east central Nebraska... Northwestern Otoe County in southeastern Nebraska... Southeastern Butler County in east central Nebraska... Cass County in southeastern Nebraska... * Until 245 AM CDT. * At 153 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles northeast of Snyder to 2 miles west of Cedar Bluffs to near Pleasant Dale, moving east at 55 mph. HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. * Locations impacted include... Omaha, Lincoln, western Council Bluffs, Bellevue, Fremont, Papillion, Blair, Seward, Ralston, Wahoo, Gretna, Bennington, Boys Town, Elkhorn, Millard, Offutt AFB, La Vista, Carter Lake, Waverly, and Missouri Valley. This includes the following highways... Interstate 29 between mile markers 52 and 89. Interstate 80 in Iowa near mile marker 1. Interstate 80 in Nebraska between mile markers 377 and 454.

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Area
Harrison, IA; Pottawattamie, IA; Burt, NE; Butler, NE; Cass, NE; Colfax, NE; Dodge, NE; Douglas, NE; Lancaster, NE; Otoe, NE; Sarpy, NE; Saunders, NE; Seward, NE; Washington, NE

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning issued May 24 at 1:50AM CDT until May 24 at 2:15AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

At 149 AM CDT, a confirmed tornado was located 5 miles south of Snyder, or 14 miles south of West Point, moving east at 50 mph. HAZARD...Damaging tornado. SOURCE...Radar confirmed tornado. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. This tornado will be near... Scribner around 155 AM CDT.

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Area
Burt, NE; Cuming, NE; Dodge, NE

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning issued May 24 at 1:46AM CDT until May 24 at 2:15AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

At 145 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 3 miles northwest of North Bend, or 17 miles west of Fremont, moving east at 50 mph. HAZARD...Tornado and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. This dangerous storm will be near... North Bend around 150 AM CDT. Other locations in the path of this tornadic thunderstorm include Nickerson.

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Area
Dodge, NE

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning issued May 24 at 1:43AM CDT until May 24 at 2:15AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

At 143 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 4 miles east of Dwight, or 13 miles northeast of Seward, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD...Tornado. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. This dangerous storm will be near... Valparaiso around 150 AM CDT. Ceresco around 155 AM CDT.

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Area
Butler, NE; Lancaster, NE; Saunders, NE; Seward, NE

Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 1:31AM CDT by NWS Hastings NE

At 131 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Bostwick to near Codell. Movement was east at 35 mph. HAZARD...Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and penny size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation is possible. Strong thunderstorms will be near... Osborne, Natoma, Burr Oak, and Portis around 135 AM CDT. Mankato and Webber around 140 AM CDT. Downs and Ionia around 145 AM CDT. Hardy and Lovewell State Park around 150 AM CDT. Other locations in the path of these storms include Cawker City and Montrose.

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Area
Smith; Jewell; Rooks; Osborne; Mitchell; Nuckolls

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued May 24 at 1:02AM CDT until May 24 at 4:00AM CDT by NWS Hastings NE

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 297 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 4 AM CDT EARLY THIS MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN KANSAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 3 COUNTIES IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS JEWELL PHILLIPS SMITH IN NEBRASKA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 13 COUNTIES IN CENTRAL NEBRASKA MERRICK NANCE IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA POLK YORK IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA ADAMS CLAY FILLMORE FRANKLIN HALL HAMILTON NUCKOLLS THAYER WEBSTER THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF AURORA, BELLAIRE, BLADEN, BLUE HILL, BOSTWICK, BURR OAK, CAMPBELL, CENTRAL CITY, CLAY CENTER, DESHLER, EDGAR, EXETER, FAIRFIELD, FAIRMONT, FRANKLIN, FULLERTON, GENEVA, GENOA, GRAND ISLAND, HARVARD, HASTINGS, HEBRON, HILDRETH, INAVALE, IONIA, JEWELL, KENSINGTON, MANKATO, NELSON, OSCEOLA, PHILLIPSBURG, POLK, RED CLOUD, ROSEMONT, SHELBY, SMITH CENTER, STROMSBURG, SUPERIOR, SUTTON, AND YORK.

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Jewell, KS; Phillips, KS; Smith, KS; Adams, NE; Clay, NE; Fillmore, NE; Franklin, NE; Hall, NE; Hamilton, NE; Merrick, NE; Nance, NE; Nuckolls, NE; Polk, NE; Thayer, NE; Webster, NE; York, NE

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 23 at 9:07PM CDT until May 24 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible. * WHERE...Portions of Iowa, including the following counties, Harrison, Monona, Pottawattamie and Shelby and Nebraska, including the following counties, Burt, Butler, Colfax, Cuming, Dodge, Douglas, Platte, Sarpy, Saunders and Washington. * WHEN...Through Friday morning. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas. Area creeks and streams are running high and could flood with more heavy rain. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - Recent heavy rainfall has led to saturated soils across the watch area. Additional rainfall overnight could lead to flash flooding in some locations.

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Area
Monona; Harrison; Shelby; Pottawattamie; Cuming; Burt; Platte; Colfax; Dodge; Washington; Butler; Saunders; Douglas; Sarpy

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 9:05PM CDT until May 24 at 5:00AM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Nebraska...Missouri... Missouri River At Rulo affecting Richardson and Holt Counties. Missouri River At Brownville affecting Nemaha and Atchison Counties. * WHAT...No flooding is currently forecast. * WHERE...Missouri River at Brownville. * WHEN...Until late tonight. * IMPACTS...At 33.0 feet, Agricultural lowlands along the river begin to flood. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 34.0 feet...or 0.0 feet below flood stage. - Bankfull stage is 33.0 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 28.9 feet Tuesday evening. - Flood stage is 34.0 feet.

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Area
Atchison, MO; Nemaha, NE

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 23 at 9:05PM CDT until May 24 at 1:00PM CDT by NWS Omaha/Valley NE

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Nebraska...Missouri... Missouri River At Rulo affecting Richardson and Holt Counties. Missouri River At Brownville affecting Nemaha and Atchison Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Missouri River at Rulo. * WHEN...Until early tomorrow afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 16.0 feet, Agricultural lowlands along the river begin to flood. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:30 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 17.9 feet...or 0.9 feet above flood stage. - Bankfull stage is 17.0 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the last 24 hours was 18.5 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage tomorrow morning and continue falling to 11.9 feet Tuesday evening. - Flood stage is 17.0 feet.

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Area
Holt, MO; Richardson, NE
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