Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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WGUS83 KICT 191247
FLSICT
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
747 AM CDT TUE MAY 19 2015

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

  Arkansas River At Arkansas City affecting Cowley 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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747 AM CDT TUE MAY 19 2015

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Arkansas River At Arkansas City.
* At  7:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 10.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  3:43 AM Tuesday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 7.5 feet by Wednesday
  morning.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Flooding of agricultural lands can be
  expected with bank overflows on west side of river. West Chestnut
  Avenue west of the river floods.

&&


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Wed    Thu    Fri
  Arkansas City   11.0  10.2  Tue 07 AM    7.5    6.2    5.1

&&

LAT...LON 3715 9722 3703 9713 3700 9703 3700 9684
      3710 9703 3717 9704

$$



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