Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
WGUS43 KICT 231255
FLWICT

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
755 AM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

KSC053-105-167-231745-
/O.NEW.KICT.FA.W.0100.140923T1255Z-140923T1745Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
755 AM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN ELLSWORTH COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN RUSSELL COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1245 PM CDT

* AT 752 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

  DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED BETWEEN 2 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN
  ACROSS SOUTHERN RUSSELL COUNTY WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF
  1 TO 2 INCHES POSSIBLE. THE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAINS
  ARE MOVING EAST OVER NORTHWEST ELLSWORTH COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3892 9885 3893 9834 3871 9833 3870 9886

$$

ES








USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.