Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
836 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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WOODSON KS-
836 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 AM CDT SATURDAY FOR
WOODSON COUNTY...

AT 834 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED FLOODING ACROSS THE
WARNED AREA. FLOODING CONTINUES TO IMPACT LOW SPOTS ALONG
COUNTY ROADS ACROSS THE COUNTY.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
YATES CENTER...TORONTO...NEOSHO FALLS...TORONTO LAKE...CROSS TIMBERS
STATE PARK...BATESVILLE...PIQUA AND ROSE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3773 9553 3773 9596 3804 9596 3804 9552

$$

BILLINGS WRIGHT


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