Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1234 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

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MORRIS-LYON-
1234 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LYON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
  MORRIS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 230 AM CDT

* AT 1230 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THAT 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN WITH 1 TO 3 MORE INCHES OF
  VERY HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  EMPORIA...
  BURDICK...
  COUNCIL GROVE...
  DUNLAP...
  LATIMER...
  PARKERVILLE...
  WHITE CITY...
  WILSEY...
  ADMIRE...
  ALLEN...
  AMERICUS...
  BUSHONG...
  EMPORIA...
  HARTFORD...
  NEOSHO RAPIDS...
  OLPE...
  READING...

THIS INCLUDES THE KANSAS TURNPIKE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 117 AND 149.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 128 AND 143.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3817 9636 3852 9636 3852 9693 3881 9693
      3882 9689 3885 9689 3876 9639 3874 9639
      3874 9629 3868 9595 3817 9596

$$

BARJENBRUCH







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