Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
648 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

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RENO KS-
648 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 945 AM CDT THURSDAY FOR
NORTHEASTERN RENO COUNTY...

AT 641 PM CDT...COW CREEK ABOVE HUTCHINSON WAS AT 9.8 FEET AND
FALLING VERY SLOWLY. THIS WAS JUST ABOVE THE FLOOD STAGE OF 9.5
FEET. THE CREEK IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO FALL...FALLING BELOW
FLOOD STAGE EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

THE HIGH WATER LEVELS HAVE IMPACTED SOME AREA ROADS...INCLUDING
SALLEE BETWEEN 82ND AVENUE AND 95TH AVENUE AND ON 95TH AVENUE
BETWEEN DEAN AND SALLEE. EXPECT SOME ROAD CLOSURES TO CONTINUE
THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... AREAS EAST
  OF NICKERSON INCLUDING CROPLAND FLOODING ALONG THE CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3817 9798 3810 9795 3810 9802 3817 9806

$$

KETCHAM



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