Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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WGUS83 KICT 241349
FLSICT
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
849 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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

  Whitewater River At Towanda affecting Butler 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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849 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Whitewater River At Towanda.
* From this morning until Monday morning.
* At  8:30 AM Sunday the stage was 21.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this morning and continue
  to rise to near 22.5 feet by this afternoon. The river will fall
  below flood stage by tonight.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Minor flooding occurs along west bank where
  water flows over cultivated land, mainly in low lying areas.

&&


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Mon    Tue    Wed
  Towanda         22.0  21.0  Sun 08 AM   20.3   12.6    6.7

&&

LAT...LON 3794 9709 3774 9707 3774 9695 3794 9698


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