Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
953 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

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SEDGWICK KS-
953 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS EXTENDED THE

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

* UNTIL 1000 AM CDT TUESDAY

* AT 951 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED FLOODING IN WESTERN
  PORTIONS OF SEDGWICK COUNTY. LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN SOUTHERN
  SEDGWICK COUNTY MAY BE FLOODED AS WELL.  2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL
  HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WICHITA...DERBY...ANDOVER...HAYSVILLE...MULVANE...GODDARD...ROSE
  HILL...CLEARWATER...CHENEY...GARDEN PLAIN...DOWNTOWN WICHITA...
  ANDALE...EASTBOROUGH...VIOLA...WEST WICHITA...MCCONNELL AIR FORCE
  BASE...SOUTH WICHITA...WICHITA EISENHOWER NATIONAL AIRPORT...EAST
  WICHITA AND LAKE AFTON.

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.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 3773 9781 3773 9770 3786 9770 3767 9742
      3776 9715 3748 9715 3748 9780

$$

KETCHAM


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