Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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WGUS83 KICT 281919
FLSICT
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
219 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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

  Cottonwood River Near Florence affecting Marion County.

  Cottonwood River At Cottonwood Falls affecting Chase County.

  Cottonwood River Near Plymouth affecting Chase and Lyon Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive into flooded areas or go around barricades. Nearly two
feet of water will carry most vehicles away. Turn around don`t drown.

&&

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219 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cottonwood River Near Florence.
* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At  2:00 PM Saturday the stage was 23.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Outside the levee system in southeast
  Florence, flood waters flow across Park Ave Road and reach the
  foundation of a residential home.

&&


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Sun    Mon    Tue
  Florence        22.0  23.7  Sat 02 PM   19.0    8.6    7.9

&&

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

$$

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219 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cottonwood River At Cottonwood Falls.
* Until late Sunday night.
* At 11:40 AM Saturday the stage was 10.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Flooding occurs at Bates Park in Cottonwood
  Falls and crop land along the river.

&&


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Sun    Mon    Tue
  Cottonwood Fal  9.0  10.5  Sat 12 PM    9.4    7.2    5.0

&&

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


$$

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219 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cottonwood River Near Plymouth.
* Until Monday morning.
* At  2:00 PM Saturday the stage was 33.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 33.4 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 34.0 feet...Road A becomes completely inundated near the
  river gage site, south of Hwy 50.

&&


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Sun    Mon    Tue
  Plymouth        32.0  33.3  Sat 02 PM   33.2   30.7   24.6

&&

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


$$




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