Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
856 AM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following streams in
Kansas...

  Cottonwood River near Emporia affecting Lyon County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...Do not drive into flooded areas. Shallow flowing
water can wash a car from the roadway. Also, the roadbed may be
washed out under the water.

Stay tuned to later developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio
and local media.

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856 AM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Cottonwood River near Emporia.
* At 8:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 19.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* The river Fell below flood stage at 7:15 AM Wednesday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 12.2 feet by Thursday
  morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3843 9635 3838 9606 3836 9606 3835 9613 3838 9635




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