Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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WGUS83 KICT 250851
FLSICT
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
351 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...The flood warning continues 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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351 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At Arkansas City.
* Until late Tuesday night.
* At  3:00 AM Monday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.2 feet by this
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...The city begins closing storm water flood gates.

&&


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Tue    Wed    Thu
  Arkansas City   11.0  12.8  Mon 03 AM   12.3    9.3    7.8

&&

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

$$



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