Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1243 PM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Kansas...

  Cottonwood River At Cottonwood Falls affecting Chase County.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive into flooded areas or go around barricades. Nearly two
feet of water will carry most vehicles away. Turn around don`t drown.

&&

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1243 PM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

...Observed flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Cottonwood River At Cottonwood Falls.
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 12:08 PM Thursday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.4 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Friday evening.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Flooding occurs at Bates Park in Cottonwood
  Falls and crop land along the river.

&&


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 6 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Fri    Sat    Sun
  Cottonwood Fal  9.0  11.0  Thu 12 PM    11.0    6.2    3.3

&&

LAT...LON 3824 9667 3832 9642 3848 9649 3839 9677


$$

JAS



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