Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
733 AM CDT THU JUL 10 2014

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ELLIS KS-
733 AM CDT THU JUL 10 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR SMALL STREAMS IN...
  CENTRAL ELLIS COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 130 PM CDT

* AT 731 AM CDT FLOODING WAS REPORTED OVER ROADWAYS ABOUT 2 1/2 MILES
NORTH OF CATHERINE. RADAR ESTIMATED OVER 6 INCHES OF RAINFALL FROM
OVERNIGHT STORMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT...HOWEVER
STREAM RISES ARE EXPECTED TO BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT
EXPECTED. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER
CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...
ON FOOT. TO ESCAPE RISING WATER MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

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LAT...LON 3908 9933 3907 9913 3894 9916 3895 9929

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