Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
347 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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JEFFERSON-DOUGLAS-
347 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED AN

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

* UNTIL 545 PM CDT

* AT 342 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR SHOWED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN...RAINFALL RATES OF AN INCH PER
HOUR...MOVING INTO DOUGLAS AND EXTREME SOUTHERN JEFFERSON COUNTY.
THE THUNDERSTORMS MAY TRAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA THROUGH 500 PM.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS MAY REACH AROUND 2 INCHES AND MAY CAUSE MINOR
FLOODING IN URBAN AREAS...ALONG STREAMS AND IN LOW-LYING FLOOD PRONE
AREAS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAWRENCE...
  CLINTON...
  EUDORA...
  LECOMPTON...
  LONE STAR...
  PLEASANT GROVE...
  VINLAND...
  CLINTON LAKE...

THIS INCLUDES THE KANSAS TURNPIKE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 190 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 3881 9550 3907 9549 3906 9518 3897 9518
      3898 9516 3897 9513 3898 9511 3896 9509
      3898 9509 3899 9507 3898 9505 3881 9505

$$

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