Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
435 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

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435 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN MARION COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHERN MCPHERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 830 AM CDT

* AT 432 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED BETWEEN 2.5 AND 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN
ACROSS THE AREA...WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO 1.5
INCHES POSSIBLE. THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL WAS ESTIMATED BETWEEN GOESSEL
AND FLORENCE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

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 IN
WICHITA.

&&

LAT...LON 3840 9682 3826 9684 3809 9684 3809 9715
      3818 9716 3817 9792 3833 9792

$$

HOWERTON








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