Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
846 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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NEOSHO KS-
846 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 AM CDT SATURDAY FOR
NEOSHO COUNTY...

AT 845 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED FLOODING ACROSS THE
WARNED AREA. FLOODING CONTINUES TO IMPACT LOW SPOTS ALONG COUNTY
ROADS ACROSS THE COUNTY.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
CHANUTE...ERIE...ST. PAUL...THAYER...GALESBURG...STARK...EARLTON...
SOUTH MOUND...LAKE PARSONS AND CHANUTE AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

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. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

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LAT...LON 3739 9553 3773 9552 3773 9509 3738 9510

$$

BILLINGS WRIGHT


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