Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
234 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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LABETTE KS-ALLEN KS-NEOSHO KS-
234 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 430 PM CDT SUNDAY FOR
LABETTE...ALLEN AND NEOSHO COUNTIES...

AT 232 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED MOST OF THE HEAVY RAINFALL
HAD EXITED EAST OF THE WARNED AREA. CONSEQUENTLY...THE RISK FOR
WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED FOR THE TIME BEING ACROSS FAR
SOUTHEAST KANSAS. HOWEVER...EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THE WIDESPREAD 2
TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN THAT OCCURRED ACROSS THE AREA YESTERDAY WILL
CONTINUE TO CAUSE AREAS OF STREET FLOODING...FLOODING OF VARIOUS
COUNTY ROADS AND LOW-LYING AREAS...AS WELL AS FLOODING ALONG THE
BANKS OF STREAMS AND CREEKS INTO AT LEAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
PARSONS...CHANUTE...IOLA...HUMBOLDT...OSWEGO...ERIE...CHETOPA...
ALTAMONT...ST. PAUL...LA HARPE...GAS...MORAN...THAYER...EDNA...MOUND
VALLEY...WALNUT...GALESBURG...SAVONBURG...BARTLETT AND LABETTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 3700 9552 3804 9552 3804 9508 3700 9508

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KLEINSASSER



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