Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Wichita KS
732 AM CDT Thu Oct 12 2017

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following river in

  Cow Creek near Hutchinson affecting Reno and Rice Counties.


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.


732 AM CDT Thu Oct 12 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Cow Creek near Hutchinson.
* At 7:15 AM Thursday the stage was 7.7 feet and falling.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at 2:15 AM Thursday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 5.1 feet by Friday
* Impact...At 8.6 feet...The creek overflows it`s banks in a few
  sections and stands in low spots in fields and ditches along
  roadway near 85th Ave. A few low water crossings along Sallee just
  north and south of 95th Ave as well as west of Sallee on 95th Ave
  will see a few inches of water standing on roadway.


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Fri    Sat    Sun
  Hutchinson      9.5    7.7  Thu 7 AM     5.1    4.0    3.4


LAT...LON 3827 9805 3806 9777 3796 9786 3820 9816


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