Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following streams in Kansas...

  Cottonwood River near Emporia affecting Lyon County
  Mill Creek Near Paxico affecting Wabaunsee County
  Salt Creek near Ada affecting Ottawa County
  Smoky Hill River near Abeline Sand Spring affecting Dickinson County
  Solomon River near Niles affecting Dickinson...Ottawa and Saline
  Counties
  Vermillion Creek near Louisville affecting Pottawatomie County
  Wakarusa River at Wakarusa affecting Shawnee County
  Kansas River at Lecompton affecting Douglas and Jefferson Counties
  Marais Des Cygnes River above Reading affecting Lyon and Osage
  Counties
  Neosho River near Americus affecting Lyon County
  Neosho River near Emporia 3nw affecting Lyon County
  Neosho River Near Neosho Rapids affecting Lyon County
  Republican River at Clay Center affecting Clay County
  Saline River at Tescott affecting Ottawa and Saline Counties
  Salt Creek near Lyndon affecting Osage County
  Smoky Hill River near Enterprise affecting Dickinson County
  Soldier Creek near Delia affecting Jackson and Shawnee Counties
  Wakarusa River near Lawrence 4s affecting Douglas County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...Do not drive into flooded areas. Shallow flowing
water can wash a car from the roadway. Also, the roadbed may be
washed out under the water.

Stay tuned to later developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio
and local media.

&&

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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cottonwood River near Emporia.
* from this morning to Monday morning.
* At  2:30 AM Friday the stage was 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this morning and continue to
  rise to near 25.0 feet by this evening.The river will fall below
  flood stage by Sunday afternoon.
* Impact...At 25.5 feet...Highway K 99 on the north bank begins to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3843 9635 3838 9606 3836 9606 3835 9613 3838 9635




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Marais Des Cygnes River above Reading.
* until late tonight.
* At  2:45 AM Friday the stage was 19.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 23.0 feet by this
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage late this afternoon.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet...Overlow on the right bank is in several
  swift channels over Road Y 5, 3 miles north of Reading.

&&

LAT...LON 3856 9602 3860 9596 3853 9586 3849 9592




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neosho River near Americus.
* from this evening to Saturday afternoon.
* At  2:15 AM Friday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
  rise to near 26.4 feet by early Saturday morning.The river will
  fall below flood stage by Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding occurs from along the
  river from Americus to Emporia.

&&

LAT...LON 3844 9625 3854 9635 3857 9631 3847 9621




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neosho River near Emporia 3nw.
* from this morning to late Saturday night.
* At  2:00 AM Friday the stage was 14.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this morning and continue
  to rise to near 23.9 feet by early Saturday morning.The river will
  fall below flood stage by Saturday afternoon.

&&

LAT...LON 3844 9625 3847 9621 3842 9605 3838 9606




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neosho River Near Neosho Rapids.
* from this morning to Monday morning.
* At  2:30 AM Friday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this morning and continue
  to rise to near 27.3 feet by Saturday morning.The river will fall
  below flood stage by Sunday afternoon.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet...Water covers large areas over both banks.

&&

LAT...LON 3838 9606 3842 9605 3830 9586 3826 9588




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Smoky Hill River near Abeline Sand Spring.
* from Saturday evening to late Sunday night.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 27.4
  feet early Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Minor flooding begins along the Smoky Hill
  River from Sand Spring to Abilene.

&&

LAT...LON 3893 9736 3891 9720 3887 9720 3888 9736




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Smoky Hill River near Enterprise.
* from late tonight to Monday evening.
* At  2:45 AM Friday the stage was 17.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Saturday morning and
  continue to rise to near 27.5 feet by Sunday morning.The river will
  fall below flood stage by late Monday morning.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Railroad tracks near Enterprise flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3891 9720 3895 9708 3898 9701 3894 9701 3887 9720




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Soldier Creek near Delia.
* until late tonight.
* At  2:30 AM Friday the stage was 27.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this afternoon.
* Impact...At 28.3 feet...Flood waters reach low steel of 106th Road
  bridge over Soldier Creek.

&&

LAT...LON 3931 9594 3931 9588 3914 9580 3913 9585 3923 9591




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Vermillion Creek near Louisville.
* from early this morning to late Saturday night.
* At  2:00 PM Thursday the stage was 10.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by after midnight this morning
  and continue to rise to near 38.3 feet by this afternoon.The river
  will fall below flood stage by Saturday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3933 9622 3933 9619 3929 9621 3926 9625 3927 9626




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wakarusa River near Lawrence 4s.
* until late tonight.
* At  2:45 AM Friday the stage was 23.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.9 feet by this
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage this afternoon.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Road 1150 East floods.

&&

LAT...LON 3892 9529 3896 9510 3894 9508 3891 9517 3890 9529




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wakarusa River at Wakarusa.
* until late tonight.
* At  2:31 AM Friday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.2 feet by
  early this morning. The river will fall below flood stage this
  afternoon.

&&

LAT...LON 3890 9573 3890 9563 3887 9563 3887 9573




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kansas River at Lecompton.
* from this afternoon to late Saturday night.
* At  2:30 AM Friday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 18.0 feet by Saturday morning.The river
  will fall below flood stage by Saturday afternoon.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Considerable agricultural flooding occurs.

&&

LAT...LON 3909 9563 3907 9534 3902 9534 3905 9563




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mill Creek Near Paxico.
* until this evening.
* At  2:46 AM Friday the stage was 23.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.0 feet by this
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage late this morning.

&&



LAT...LON 3911 9600 3908 9595 3906 9601 3901 9627 3906 9628


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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Republican River at Clay Center.
* until Saturday afternoon.
* At  2:45 AM Friday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 15.4 feet by this evening.The river will
  fall below flood stage by Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Lowland agricultural flooding occurs from
  U.S. Highway 24 to Milford Lake.

&&

LAT...LON 3957 9741 3957 9726 3929 9700 3926 9706




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Saline River at Tescott.
* from this evening to Sunday morning.
* At  2:30 AM Friday the stage was 22.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
  rise to near 28.4 feet by early Saturday morning.The river will
  fall below flood stage by Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 28.5 feet...30th Road bridge over the Saline River
  floods.

&&

LAT...LON 3903 9793 3901 9784 3896 9770 3896 9780 3899 9793




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Salt Creek near Ada.
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At  2:31 AM Friday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 18.5 feet by Saturday morning.The river
  will fall below flood stage by early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Minor low land flooding along the Salt
  Creek.

&&

LAT...LON 3916 9793 3915 9778 3908 9768 3906 9769 3914 9793




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Salt Creek near Lyndon.
* until this evening.
* At  2:45 AM Friday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.4 feet by this
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage late this morning.
* Impact...At 14.3 feet...Water overflows the north bank of the creek
  and flows into fields north of Salt Creek just east of the Highway
  75 bridge.

&&

LAT...LON 3862 9573 3862 9551 3858 9551 3858 9573




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258 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Solomon River near Niles.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At  2:30 AM Friday the stage was 25.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 27.3 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage early Sunday
  morning.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Arrowhead Road west of Niles floods.

&&

LAT...LON 3902 9767 3905 9761 3899 9747 3893 9736 3888 9736




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