Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1211 PM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

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SUMNER KS-
1211 PM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 515 PM CDT

* AT 1210 PM CDT...THE SLATE CREEK AT WELLINGTON CONTINUES ABOVE
  FLOOD STAGE OF 19 FEET. THE LATEST STAGE AT 11:45 AM SATURDAY IS
  AT 21.1 FEET. THE RIVER WILL SLOWLY RISE TO A CREST BETWEEN 22.5
  FEET TO 23 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. THE IMPACTS ARE FLOOD WATERS COVER
  SEVERAL LOW LYING SPOTS ALONG SENECA ROAD BETWEEN 40TH AND 60TH
  STREET JUST SOUTHEAST OF WELLINGTON. ALSO EXPECT FLOODING OF WOODS
  PARK WITHIN THE CITY LIMITS

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WELLINGTON AND WELLINGTON AIRPORT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 12 AND 21.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3722 9716 3707 9716 3734 9769 3742 9759

$$

SALAZAR



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