Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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WGUS43 KICT 201345
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Wichita KS
845 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

...The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a flood warning
for the following river in Kansas...

  Cow Creek near Hutchinson affecting Reno and Rice Counties.


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.


845 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Wichita, KS has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Cow Creek near Hutchinson.
* From Monday afternoon until Thursday afternoon.
* At  8:15 AM Saturday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Monday afternoon and continue
  to rise to near 10.4 feet by early Wednesday morning. The river
  will fall below flood stage by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 10.5 feet...There are numerous road closures northwest
  of Hutchinson due to high water. Low water crossing on 43rd Street
  just east of Pennington floods. Expect road closure on 43rd Street
  between Pennington to Hendricks roads. Also 69th Street floods
  between Wilson to Pennigton roads. Then 50th Street floods between
  Wilson and Pennigton roads. Flooding along Pennington Road from
  Nickerson Blvd to 50th Avenue.


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Sun    Mon    Tue
  Hutchinson      9.5   3.5  Sat 08 AM    4.2    8.4   10.2


LAT...LON 3827 9805 3806 9777 3796 9786 3820 9816



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