Severe Weather Alerts - Benkelman, NE

  • Flash Flood Watch

    Flash Flood Watch in effect until 6:00 AM MDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT /7 AM CDT/
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...
NORTHWEST KANSAS AND SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...CHEYENNE CO...KIT
CARSON AND YUMA. IN NORTHWEST KANSAS...CHEYENNE KS...DECATUR...
GOVE...GRAHAM...LOGAN...NORTON...RAWLINS...SHERIDAN...
SHERMAN...THOMAS AND WALLACE. IN SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA...DUNDY...
HITCHCOCK AND RED WILLOW.

* UNTIL 6 AM MDT /7 AM CDT/ THURSDAY

* THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT
HOURS...AND A PRODUCE A GENERAL 1 TO 3 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS. THIS COULD CAUSE ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING ESPECIALLY
IN LOCATIONS THAT HAVE RECEIVED HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE LAST FEW
DAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT ADDITIONAL RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN
FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO MOVE QUICKLY TO HIGHER
GROUND SHOULD FLASH FLOODING OCCUR.

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Benkelman, NE Radar