Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
1246 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

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PHILLIPS KS-ROOKS KS-
1246 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN PHILLIPS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  NORTHERN ROOKS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1230 PM CDT THURSDAY

* AT 1231 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT HEAVY RAIN FROM
  EARLIER IN THE NIGHT HAS RESULTED IN ONGOING FLOODING WITHIN THE
  AREA. RADAR ESTIMATION...ALONG WITH A FEW RAIN GAUGE
  REPORTS...INDICATE THAT ANYWHERE FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  FALLEN...WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS FOCUSED ALONG A NARROW CORRIDOR
  FROM NORTHWESTERN ROOKS INTO EAST CENTRAL PHILLIPS COUNTIES.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PHILLIPSBURG...STOCKTON...LOGAN...AGRA...KIRWIN...WOODSTON...
  DAMAR...GLADE...SPEED AND WEBSTER STATE PARK. FLOODING IS ALSO
  DETECTED BY GAUGES ALONG THE BOW CREEK IN FAR NORTH CENTRAL ROOKS
  COUNTY...AND ALONG THE NORTH FORK SOLOMON RIVER NEAR GLADE.

ALTHOUGH A LULL IN RAINFALL IS CURRENTLY ONGOING WITHIN THE WARNING
AREA...IT IS POSSIBLE THAT ADDITIONAL RAIN COULD RE-DEVELOP INTO THE
AREA LATER THIS MORNING.

THIS AREAL FLOOD WARNING REPLACES THE FLOOD ADVISORY THAT WAS
PREVIOUSLY ISSUED THROUGH 115 AM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3957 9960 3957 9963 3968 9963 3988 9907
      3957 9907 3957 9905 3947 9905 3930 9960

$$

PFANNKUCH



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