Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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WGUS83 KTOP 170000
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
700 PM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

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JEFFERSON-DOUGLAS-
700 PM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN JEFFERSON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...

* UNTIL 800 PM CDT

* AT 700 PM CDT...VERY HEAVY RAIN WAS REPORTED

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAWRENCE...
  BALDWIN CITY...
  EUDORA...
  PLEASANT GROVE...
  VINLAND...

THIS INCLUDES THE KANSAS TURNPIKE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 198 AND 205.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3874 9506 3874 9538 3910 9531 3905 9518
      3897 9518 3898 9516 3897 9513 3898 9511
      3896 9509 3898 9509 3899 9507 3898 9505
      3880 9505

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