Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
638 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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MITCHELL KS-
638 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN MITCHELL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1130 PM CDT

* AT 635 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. AT 630 PM...A TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTED 2.33 INCHES
  OF RAIN WITH HEAVY RAIN STILL ONGOING. AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAIN
  WILL BE POSSIBLE.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...MARSHALL
CREEK... LEBAN   CREEK...FOURTH CREEK...FIFTH CREEK AND SALT CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3936 9803 3929 9803 3927 9810 3928 9818
      3931 9820 3936 9820 3937 9812

$$

WESELY


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