Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
735 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN RICE COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN ELLSWORTH COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN SALINE COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  NORTHWESTERN MCPHERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 930 PM CDT

* AT 730 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. RADAR AND GROUND TRUTH REPORTS
  SHOWED OVER 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN PARTS OF SOUTHEAST
  ELLSWORTH...NORTHEAST RICE AND NORTHWEST MCPHERSON COUNTIES. FLASH
  FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING IN SOME AREAS...INCLUDING NEAR
  MARQUETTE AND LANGLEY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LINDSBORG...MARQUETTE...CHASE...GENESEO...FALUN...FREDERICK...
  KANOPOLIS LAKE AND KANOPOLIS STATE PARK.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA THIS EVENING. THIS FLASH FLOOD WARNING EXPANDS THE
PREVIOUS FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR PARTS OF RICE AND ELLSWORTH
COUNTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND AS WELL AS
OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

&&

LAT...LON 3854 9759 3834 9836 3856 9830 3874 9769

$$

DARMOFAL


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