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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
326 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015


KSZ032-033-047>051-291030-
/O.CON.KICT.FF.A.0008.000000T0000Z-150530T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSSELL...SYLVAN GROVE...BEVERLY...
BARNARD...GREAT BEND...ELLSWORTH...WILSON...SALINA...LYONS...
STERLING...MCPHERSON
326 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF CENTRAL KANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  BARTON...ELLSWORTH...LINCOLN...MCPHERSON...RICE...RUSSELL AND
  SALINE.

* THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* A FEW MORE ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE
  REGION THROUGH FRIDAY. GIVEN THE ALREADY SATURATED
  GROUNDS...ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL AGGRAVATE EXISTING
  FLOODING...OR RESULT IN RENEWED FLOODING. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF MAY
  ALSO LEAD TO RAPID RISES ON RIVERS AND STREAMS.

* THOSE WITH OUTDOOR PLANS ALONG CREEKS AND RIVERS NEED TO
  MONITOR THE WEATHER SITUATION CLOSELY FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF
  DAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

LAWSON

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