Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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WGUS83 KICT 290201
FLSICT
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
901 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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

  Arkansas River At Oxford affecting Sumner County.

...The flood warning continues for the following river in Kansas...

  Arkansas River At Arkansas City affecting Cowley County.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

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901 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Arkansas River At Oxford.
* At  8:50 PM Saturday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river crested below flood stage at 16.6 feet. The
  river will fall to 14.3 feet by Monday morning.


&&


                     FLD       OBSERVED        FORECAST 7 PM
Location             STG    STG  DAY  TIME    Sun   Mon   Tue
  Oxford             17.0  16.6  Sat   9 PM   15.2  13.3  12.0

&&

LAT...LON 3735 9725 3715 9722 3717 9704 3741 9712


$$

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901 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At Arkansas City.
* Until Monday evening.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.0 feet by
  Sunday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...The Water Plant takes precautions on water
  well pump houses west of the Arkansas River.

&&


                     FLD       OBSERVED        FORECAST 7 PM
Location             STG    STG  DAY  TIME    Sun   Mon   Tue
  Arkansas City      11.0  12.5  Sat   8 PM   12.2  10.0   8.3

&&

LAT...LON 3715 9722 3703 9713 3700 9703 3700 9684
      3710 9703 3717 9704

$$

Metzger



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