Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
344 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

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LINCOLN KS-BARTON KS-RICE KS-ELLSWORTH KS-
344 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  EASTERN BARTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  NORTHERN RICE COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  ELLSWORTH COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 845 PM CDT

* AT 341 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES WHICH MAY CAUSE FLOODING. AN
  ESTIMATED ONE TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN A
  SHORT PERIOD OF TIME FROM LINCOLN COUNTY...SOUTH THROUGH ELLSWORTH
  COUNTY AND INTO NORTHWEST RICE COUNTY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ELLSWORTH...ELLINWOOD...WILSON...CLAFLIN...KANOPOLIS...LINCOLN...
  CHASE...HOLYROOD...SYLVAN GROVE...BUSHTON...GENESEO...BEVERLY...
  LORRAINE...RAYMOND...FREDERICK...ELLSWORTH AIRPORT...
  KANOPOLIS STATE PARK...WESTFALL...SILICA AND KANOPOLIS LAKE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO TWO INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN
THE WARNED AREA.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 70 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 205 AND 235.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3851 9792 3823 9847 3826 9847 3826 9869
      3870 9852 3870 9849 3887 9849 3887 9845
      3905 9838 3918 9793

$$

KLEINSASSER



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