Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
849 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Minor severity for the
following river in Kansas...

  Walnut River At Winfield affecting Butler and Cowley Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive into flooded areas or go around barricades. Nearly two
feet of water will carry most vehicles away. Turn around don`t drown.

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849 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Walnut River At Winfield.* From this afternoon until Wednesday morning.
* At  8:30 AM Monday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 19.2 feet by Tuesday morning. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Flood waters flow over County Road Cowley 2
  west of Rock. Then 4 miles northwest of Winfield, Cowley County
  Road 18 floods over a section just west of 71st Road.

&&


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Tue    Wed    Thu
  Winfield        18.0  17.3  Mon 08 AM   19.2   14.8    8.7

&&

LAT...LON 3745 9709 3727 9709 3713 9703 3713 9687
      3731 9697 3745 9696

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