Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1221 AM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

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SEDGWICK KS-
1221 AM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 215 AM CDT

* AT 1219 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL
  CAUSE FLOODING WITH RAINFALL RATES OF TWO INCHES PER HOUR. THIS
  WILL RESULT IN A QUICK ONE-HALF INCH TO ONE INCH OF RAIN. THE
  HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TO MOVE OUT OF THE WICHITA AREA BY 1 AM.

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

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.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3748 9752 3791 9755 3791 9716 3748 9715

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DARMOFAL


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