Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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WGUS83 KICT 172013
FLSICT
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
313 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

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

  Cowskin Creek At Wichita At 119th Street affecting Sedgwick 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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313 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cowskin Creek At Wichita At 119th Street.
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At  2:30 PM Sunday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.7 feet by
  early Monday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
  evening.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Flood waters backup into residential yards
  southeast of river gage site along Lost Creek Circle and southeast
  of Central and Karren Streets. Flood waters flow over 13th street
  about 1/4 mile west of 119th Street. Typical flooding of low water
  crossings and low agricultural areas is likely.

&&


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 6 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Mon    Tue    Wed
  Wichita At 119  18.0  18.8  Sun 02 PM   19.4   13.9    8.4

&&

LAT...LON 3779 9766 3756 9747 3760 9737 3784 9753


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