Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
614 AM CDT MON JUL 25 2016

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BUTLER KS-CHASE KS-HARVEY KS-MARION KS-
614 AM CDT MON JUL 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  CHASE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
  EASTERN HARVEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  MARION COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1115 AM CDT

* AT 609 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES ACROSS THE WARNED AREA...WHICH
  MAY CAUSE AREAS OF STREET FLOODING AND MINOR LOW-LAND FLOODING. UP
  TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER FAR EASTERN
  HARVEY...FAR NORTHWEST BUTLER AND FAR SOUTHWEST MARION COUNTIES.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  EL DORADO...HILLSBORO...MARION...TOWANDA...PEABODY...
  COTTONWOOD FALLS...WHITEWATER...LEON...STRONG CITY...FLORENCE...
  GOESSEL...POTWIN...WALTON...ELBING...BURNS...LEHIGH...ROSALIA...
  CASSODAY...BAZAAR AND ELMDALE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AROUND ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA BEFORE RAINFALL ENDS EARLY TO MID THIS MORNING.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 65 AND 116.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL MAY 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.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3783 9715 3791 9715 3791 9725 3817 9737
      3844 9736 3843 9682 3852 9682 3852 9635
      3809 9636 3809 9651 3805 9653 3758 9653

$$

KLEINSASSER


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