Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
426 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

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CHAUTAUQUA KS-COWLEY KS-
426 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN COWLEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1215 PM CDT THURSDAY

* AT 422 AM CDT...RADAR AND AUTOMATED GAUGES INDICATED BETWEEN 1.5
  AND 2.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS OCCURRED IN THE WARNED AREA. RUNOFF
  FROM THE HEAVY RAIN WILL LIKELY CAUSE FLOODING OF LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS AND FLOOD PRONE AREAS. THE HEAVIEST RAIN SO FAR HAS
  OCCURRED ALONG K-15 SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 166.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... CEDAR
  VALE...DEXTER...MAPLE CITY AND AREAS ALONG K-15 SOUTH OF HIGHWAY
  166.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3723 9668 3724 9637 3700 9638 3700 9697

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HOWERTON


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