Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
953 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following streams in Kansas...

  Cottonwood River near Emporia affecting Lyon County
  Marais Des Cygnes River at Ottawa affecting Franklin County
  Neosho River Near Neosho Rapids affecting Coffey and Lyon Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...Do not drive into flooded areas. Shallow flowing
water can wash a car from the roadway. Also, the roadbed may be
washed out under the water.

Stay tuned to later developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio
and local media.

&&

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953 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cottonwood River near Emporia.
* until Thursday evening.
* At  9:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 24.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Highway K 99 on the south bank floods.

&&

LAT...LON 3843 9635 3838 9606 3836 9606 3835 9613 3838 9635




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953 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neosho River Near Neosho Rapids.
* until Thursday evening.
* At  9:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 25.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet...Water covers large areas over both banks.

&&

LAT...LON 3838 9606 3842 9605 3830 9586 3826 9588




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953 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Marais Des Cygnes River at Ottawa.
* until late tonight.
* At  9:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 31.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 31.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this afternoon.
* Impact...At 31.0 feet...Lowland areas near the river flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3863 9551 3862 9507 3852 9507 3856 9514 3858 9551




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