Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
754 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

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SMITH KS-OSBORNE KS-
754 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN SMITH COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  NORTHEASTERN OSBORNE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1145 PM CDT

* AT 750 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  DOWNS AND PORTIS.

THIS FLOODING WILL PRIMARILY BE ALONG AND NEAR THE SOLOMON RIVER
DOWNSTREAM OF PORTIS...AND ALONG THE LOWER REACHES OF THE TWELVE
MILE CREEK AND THE OAK CREEK. SOME COUNTY ROADS MAY BE IMPASSABLE
FOR A TIME DUE TO WATER ISSUES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE
INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. WHEN ENCOUNTERING
FLOODED ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3949 9875 3956 9871 3957 9868 3963 9860
      3966 9851 3957 9851 3957 9849 3947 9849
      3949 9857 3947 9859 3947 9865

$$

NOAA/NWS/MORITZ



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