Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
122 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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COWLEY KS-
122 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 AM CDT FOR COWLEY
COUNTY...

ONE TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN FELL FROM NEAR ATLANTA SOUTHWEST TOWARD
ARKANSAS CITY IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME LATE THURSDAY EVENING. THIS
LIKELY RESULTED IN AREAS OF MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND
STREAMS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE NORTH OUT OF OKLAHOMA
OVERNIGHT...WHICH MAY ONLY AGGRAVATE ONGOING FLOODING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
ARKANSAS CITY...WINFIELD...BURDEN...DEXTER...ATLANTA...
GEUDA SPRINGS...CAMBRIDGE...
WINFIELD CITY LAKE AND STROTHER FIELD AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3716 9715 3748 9691 3748 9652 3740 9653
      3700 9683 3700 9715

$$

KLEINSASSER



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