Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
827 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

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

  Cottonwood River Near Florence affecting Marion County.

  Cottonwood River Near Plymouth affecting Chase and Lyon Counties.

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

  Cottonwood River At Cottonwood Falls affecting Chase County.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive into flooded areas or go around barricades. Shallow
flowing water can wash a car from the roadway.

&&

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827 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Cottonwood River Near Florence.
* At  8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 21.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  6:03 PM Sunday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 4.6 feet by Tuesday
  morning.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Minor flooding of the left bank and roads
  along the north bank will begin.

&&


                     FLD       OBSERVED        FORECAST 7 PM
Location             STG    STG  DAY  TIME    Mon   Tue   Wed
  Florence           22.0  21.4  Sun 08 PM    6.6   4.4   4.3

&&

LAT...LON 3830 9711 3816 9689 3824 9667 3838 9676
      3832 9689 3838 9698

$$

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827 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cottonwood River At Cottonwood Falls.
* Until Monday afternoon.
* At  1:30 PM Sunday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this evening.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Flooding of low-lying areas and crop land can
  be expected.

&&


                     FLD       OBSERVED        FORECAST 7 PM
Location             STG    STG  DAY  TIME    Mon   Tue   Wed
  Cottonwood Falls   9.0   9.4  Sun 01 PM    6.6   4.8   2.9

&&

LAT...LON 3824 9667 3832 9642 3848 9649 3839 9677


$$

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827 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Cottonwood River Near Plymouth.
* At  8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 31.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  3:15 PM Sunday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 26.8 feet by Tuesday
  morning.
* Impact...At 32.0 feet...Minor flooding can be expected along both
  banks. Road A near the gage site becomes flooded especially south
  of the river.

&&


                     FLD       OBSERVED        FORECAST 7 PM
Location             STG    STG  DAY  TIME    Mon   Tue   Wed
  Plymouth           32.0  31.9  Sun 08 PM   29.9  24.1  17.0

&&

LAT...LON 3833 9642 3833 9636 3849 9636 3848 9649


$$




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