Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
257 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...A Flood Warning continues for Crooked Creek in Meade County...

.Runoff from heavy rainfall in recent days has resulted in flooding along
Crooked Creek in Meade County. The creek crested at 7.96 feet at Englewood
around midnight and will continue to fall during the day today. Flooding
of agricultural property and rangeland gradually will diminish today.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 Safety message...

Do not drive through flowing water or go around barricades.Nearly
half of all flood fatalities are vehicle related.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our web page at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=ddc (lowercase) for
additional hydrologic information.

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257 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Crooked Creek Near Englewood.
* At  2:30 AM Saturday the stage was 7.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this afternoon.
* * Impact...At 8.0 feet...Expect moderate flooding along most
  streches of Crooked Creek in southern Meade County. Both riverbanks
  will experience inundations up to 2 feet as the floodwaters
  continue their expansion onto the floodplain.
* this crest compares to a previous crest of 7.9 feet on May 17 2003.
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LAT...LON 3714 10040 3710 10028 3702 10012 3700 10012
      3700 10020 3713 10042

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