Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
240 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

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SEDGWICK KS-
240 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN SEDGWICK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 745 PM CDT

* AT 239 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN WHICH WILL CAUSE FLOODING. RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2
  INCHES PER HOUR WILL RESULT IN FLOODING PROBLEMS ESPECIALLY IN
  WICHITA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WICHITA...DERBY...ANDOVER...HAYSVILLE...PARK CITY...VALLEY CENTER...BEL
  AIRE...MULVANE...ROSE HILL...MAIZE...CLEARWATER...DOWNTOWN WICHITA...
  KECHI...EASTBOROUGH...SOUTH WICHITA...NORTHEAST WICHITA...EISENHOWER
  NATIONAL  AIRPORT...WEST WICHITA...EAST WICHITA AND MCCONNELL AIR
  FORCE BASE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3788 9753 3791 9715 3748 9715 3748 9750

$$

CARUSO



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