Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1110 AM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

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SALINE KS-MCPHERSON KS-
1110 AM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 PM CDT FOR SOUTHERN
SALINE AND MCPHERSON COUNTIES...

HEAVY RAINFALL ON THE ORDER OF 1 TO 3 INCHES HAS OCCURRED ACROSS
LARGE PORTIONS OF MCPHERSON COUNTY THIS MORNING. EVEN THOUGH THE
THREAT FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IS COMING TO AN END FOR THE TIME
BEING...EXCESSIVE RUNOFF IS LIKELY PRODUCING AREAS OF FLOODING OF
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...STREETS...UNDERPASSES...COUNTRY ROADS AS
WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS ACROSS
SOUTHWEST SALINE AND MCPHERSON COUNTIES.

PER LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND LAW ENFORCEMENT...STREET FLOODING
IS OCCURRING IN THE TOWNS OF MARQUETTE...LINDSBORG AND
MCPHERSON...WITH SEVERAL ROADS BARRICADED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3869 9771 3861 9737 3817 9737 3818 9792
      3881 9793

$$

KLEINSASSER


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