Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
214 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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GREENWOOD KS-ELK KS-CHAUTAUQUA KS-
214 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1015 AM CDT FRIDAY FOR
EASTERN GREENWOOD...ELK AND NORTHERN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTIES...

AT 210 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE WARNED
AREA. RADAR ESTIMATED TWO TO FOUR INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
SEDAN...HOWARD...MOLINE...LONGTON...HAMILTON...SEVERY...FALL RIVER...
ELK FALLS...CLIMAX...VIRGIL...FALL RIVER STATE PARK...
HALE AND FALL RIVER LAKE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA OVERNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS...UNDERPASSES...COUNTRY
ROADS AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3711 9648 3817 9610 3817 9596 3712 9596

$$

KLEINSASSER



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