Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
447 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

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GREELEY KS-WICHITA KS-
447 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  GREELEY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL KANSAS...
  WICHITA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1030 AM CDT/930 AM MDT/

* AT 440 AM CDT/340 AM MDT/...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR
  INDICATED AN AREA OF VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.
  RADAR PRECIPITATION ESTIMATES ARE GREATER THAN THREE INCHES ACROSS
  A GOOD PORTION OF GREELEY AND WICHITA COUNTIES.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING TO OCCUR.
  SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...HORACE...
  LEOTI...LYDIA...MARIENTHAL...SELKIRK AND TRIBUNE.

MANY RURAL DIRT ROADS HAVE BECOME IMPASSABLE DUE TO MUDDY
CONDITIONS. FLOODED ROADS ARE LIKELY IN LOW LYING AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO
NOT ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO
ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN
WATER BEGINS RISING.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3826 10204 3851 10205 3863 10146 3862 10113
      3826 10113

$$

LOCKHART








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