Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
093
WGUS43 KICT 232348
FLWICT

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
648 PM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

KSC015-241145-
/O.NEW.KICT.FA.W.0023.160523T2348Z-160524T1145Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BUTLER KS-
648 PM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 645 AM CDT TUESDAY

* AT 640 PM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED ONGOING FLOODING IN
  THE ROSE HILL AREA OF SOUTHWEST BUTLER COUNTY. RUNOFF FROM THE
  PREVIOUS HEAVY RAIN WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT...WITH
  SOME ROADS IMPACTED BY HIGH WATER.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROSE HILL AND DOUGLASS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THE PREVIOUS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO
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.

THIS WARNING REPLACES AND EXTENDS THE PREVIOUS FLOOD WARNING FOR A
SMALL PORTION OF SOUTHWEST BUTLER COUNTY.

&&

LAT...LON 3758 9695 3748 9694 3748 9715 3761 9715

$$

DARMOFAL



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.