Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1141 PM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

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SEDGWICK KS-
1141 PM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SEDGWICK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 845 AM CDT SUNDAY

* AT 1138 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  HAVE EXITED SOUTH-CENTRAL KANSAS TO THE NORTHEAST. WHILE THE
  THREAT FOR ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ENDED...EXCESSIVE RUNOFF
  STEMMING FROM THE 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN THAT OCCURRED ON SATURDAY
  WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE AREAS OF STREET FLOODING OVERNIGHT IN AND
  AROUND THE WICHITA METRO...AS WELL AS RELATIVELY MINOR FLOODING OF
  LOW-LYING AND FLOOD-PRONE AREAS ACROSS THE COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES IN URBAN AREAS.
ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF
CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

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.

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      3748 9715 3748 9781

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KLEINSASSER



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