Midwest Flooding


Nebraska: Flooding continues on the Platte River and for portions of the South Platte River

The flood warning has been cancelled for the South Platte River across western Lincoln County.¬† However, flood warnings still remain in effect along the South Platte River from the Colorado state line through southeast Deuel and Keith County, and along the Platte River in eastern Lincoln County.¬† River forecast points available for reference,¬†forecasts and impacts…


Nebraska sees flood alerts as Colorado flood waters move across state

Flood waters arrived in Nebraska from Colorado on Sept. 17, and are scheduled to flow through Nebraska for the next several days. The National Weather Service is predicting flooding as far east as Kearney, Nebraska, during the next few days, with updates to the river forecast likely. The peak flow at the Fort Morgan, Colorado,…


Nebraska USGS assists with emergency stream gauges during Colorado flooding

Nebraska is currently preparing for the arrival of flood waters, which were forecast to arrive sometime on Sept. 17. The National Weather Service is predicting record-breaking flooding as far east as Brady, Nebraska, during the next few days, with updates to the river forecast likely. As Nebraskans await the deluge down the South Platte River,…