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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
615 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

KSZ053-069-083-092-093-250600-
/O.EXT.KICT.FF.A.0007.000000T0000Z-150525T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CHASE-BUTLER-SEDGWICK-SUMNER-COWLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COTTONWOOD FALLS...STRONG CITY...
EL DORADO...AUGUSTA...ANDOVER...ROSE HILL...WICHITA...
WELLINGTON...WINFIELD...ARKANSAS CITY
615 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT MONDAY...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL KANSAS...CHASE. IN
  SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...BUTLER...COWLEY...SEDGWICK AND SUMNER.

* UNTIL 1 AM CDT MONDAY.

* ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS
  SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS THIS EVENING. GIVEN SATURATED GROUNDS...
  ANOTHER 0.25 TO 0.50 OF RAINFALL WILL AGGRAVATE EXISTING
  FLOODING OR RESULT IN RENEWED FLOODING IN THE WATCH AREA. MINOR
  TO MODERATE FLOODING IS ALSO FORECAST ON SEVERAL RIVERS ACROSS
  THE AREA.

* THOSE WITH OUTDOOR PLANS ESPECIALLY ALONG CREEKS AND RIVERS
  NEED TO MONITOR THE WEATHER SITUATION CLOSELY.

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.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
615 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

KSZ070>072-094>096-098>100-251200-
/O.CON.KICT.FF.A.0007.000000T0000Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-
LABETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EUREKA...MADISON...YATES CENTER...
IOLA...HUMBOLDT...HOWARD...MOLINE...LONGTON...GRENOLA...
NEODESHA...FREDONIA...CHANUTE...SEDAN...CEDAR VALE...
COFFEYVILLE...INDEPENDENCE...PARSONS
615 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHEAST KANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...ALLEN...CHAUTAUQUA...ELK...GREENWOOD...LABETTE...
  MONTGOMERY...NEOSHO...WILSON AND WOODSON.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH TONIGHT.
  RAIN MAY BE MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES. WITH GROUNDS ALREADY
  SATURATED...ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL GO INTO RUNOFF AND WILL
  LIKELY RESULT IN FLOODING. MINOR AND MODERATE RIVER FLOODING IS
  ALREADY FORECAST FOR SOME OF THE RIVERS IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

* THOSE WITH OUTDOOR PLANS ALONG CREEKS AND RIVERS NEED TO
  MONITOR THE WEATHER SITUATION CLOSELY.

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.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
349 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-251200-
/O.CON.KSGF.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PITTSBURG...
BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...VERSAILLES...
ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...NEVADA...APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...
HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...FORT LEONARD WOOD...
WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON...
BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...HOUSTON...CABOOL...SALEM...JOPLIN...
CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD...SPRINGFIELD...MARSHFIELD...ROGERSVILLE...
MOUNTAIN GROVE...MANSFIELD...NEOSHO...AURORA...MOUNT VERNON...
NIXA...OZARK...AVA...WEST PLAINS...WINONA...EMINENCE...ANDERSON...
PINEVILLE...MONETT...CASSVILLE...KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA...
BRANSON...FORSYTH...GAINESVILLE...THEODOSIA...THAYER...ALTON
349 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* FAR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI OZARKS.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* SHOWERS AND SOME THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL WILL IMPACT
  SOUTHERN MISSOURI AND SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
  MISSOURI.

* THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL
  STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS AS WELL AS SIGNIFICANT RISES
  AND FLOODING OF SOME MAIN STEM RIVERS.

THOSE WITH OUTDOOR RECREATIONAL PLANS THIS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
INCLUDING CAMPING AND FLOATING ALONG AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS
SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER LEVELS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

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

&&

$$

FOSTER

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
343 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-251200-
/O.CON.KTSA.FF.A.0006.000000T0000Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON AR-MADISON-CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-
PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-CRAIG-OTTAWA-PAWNEE-
TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-DELAWARE-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-WAGONER-
CHEROKEE-ADAIR-MUSKOGEE-MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-
LATIMER-LE FLORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROGERS...BENTONVILLE...BERRYVILLE...
EUREKA SPRINGS...FAYETTEVILLE...SPRINGDALE...HUNTSVILLE...
VAN BUREN...OZARK...CHARLESTON...FORT SMITH...ANTLERS...CLAYTON...
HUGO...PAWHUSKA...BARTLESVILLE...NOWATA...VINITA...MIAMI...
PAWNEE...TULSA...CLAREMORE...PRYOR...JAY...BRISTOW...OKEMAH...
OKMULGEE...WAGONER...TAHLEQUAH...STILWELL...MUSKOGEE...EUFAULA...
SALLISAW...MCALESTER...STIGLER...WILBURTON...POTEAU
343 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF ARKANSAS AND OKLAHOMA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...IN ARKANSAS...BENTON...CARROLL...CRAWFORD...FRANKLIN...
   MADISON...SEBASTIAN AND WASHINGTON. IN OKLAHOMA...ADAIR...
  CHEROKEE...CHOCTAW...CRAIG...CREEK...DELAWARE...HASKELL...
  LATIMER...LE FLORE...MAYES...MCINTOSH...MUSKOGEE...NOWATA...
  OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...OSAGE...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...PITTSBURG...
  PUSHMATAHA...ROGERS...SEQUOYAH...TULSA...WAGONER AND
  WASHINGTON.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN WIDESPREAD
  THROUGH THE EVENING...BEFORE TAPERING OFF FROM WEST TO EAST
  DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS ON MONDAY. WIDESPREAD HEAVY
  RAINFALL HAS FALLEN OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS WITH NUMEROUS REPORTS
  OF ROAD CLOSURES ACROSS MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN
  ARKANSAS. ADDITIONALLY...MANY RIVERS AND SMALLER STREAMS ARE
  FLOODED AND MANY HAVE YET TO CREST.

* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL TOTALS AROUND 1 INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE
  THROUGH TONIGHT...WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS NEAR 2 INCHES
  POSSIBLE...WITH THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS MOST LIKELY ACROSS FAR
  EASTERN OKLAHOMA THROUGH WESTERN ARKANSAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LIFE THREATENING FLOODING IS ONGOING IN SOME AREAS AND ANY
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL ONLY WORSEN CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED TO
HEED FLOOD WARNINGS AND ACT QUICKLY.

IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA...KEEP INFORMED...AND BE READY FOR
QUICK ACTION IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR IF A WARNING IS
ISSUED.  HAVE A MEANS OF RECEIVING ANY WARNINGS ISSUED SUCH AS A
WEATHER RADIO.

IF YOU LIVE NEAR...OR TRAVEL ACROSS A STREAM...CREEK OR RIVER
SUBJECT TO FLOODING...NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR DANGEROUS
FLOODING.
&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
321 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

KSZ026-039-040-054>056-058-059-251200-
/O.CON.KTOP.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
JEFFERSON-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOPEKA...LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OTTAWA
321 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL KANSAS AND NORTHEAST KANSAS...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
  ANDERSON...COFFEY...DOUGLAS...FRANKLIN...LYON...OSAGE AND
  SHAWNEE. IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...JEFFERSON.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST THIS
  AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. THIS RAINFALL MAY BE HEAVY ENOUGH TO
  CAUSE ISOLATED FLASH FLOODING THIS EVENING INTO THE EARLY
  MORNING HOURS.

* SEVERAL RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS CONTINUE OVER PARTS OF THE WATCH
  AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE BUT NOT
IMMINENT IN THE WATCH AREA. PERSONS IN THE WATCH AREA ARE ADVISED
TO CHECK PREPAREDNESS REQUIREMENTS...KEEP INFORMED...AND BE READY
FOR QUICK ACTION IF FLOODING THREATENS.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
309 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...DANGEROUS FLOODING EXPECTED THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND...

.SOME LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN MAY STILL BE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING AS
WELL AS MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THIS RAINFALL WILL WORSEN
ONGOING FLOODING AND COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING IN SOME AREAS.

OKZ008-012-013-016>020-022>032-035-038>048-050>052-TXZ090-250415-
/O.CON.KOUN.FF.A.0004.000000T0000Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
KAY-GARFIELD-NOBLE-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-WASHITA-
CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-CLEVELAND-
POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-KIOWA-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-
MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-
MARSHALL-BRYAN-CLAY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PONCA CITY...ENID...PERRY...
WEATHERFORD...CLINTON...WATONGA...KINGFISHER...GUTHRIE...
STILLWATER...CORDELL...ANADARKO...YUKON...EL RENO...MUSTANG...
OKLAHOMA CITY...CHANDLER...CHICKASHA...PURCELL...NORMAN...MOORE...
SHAWNEE...SEMINOLE...HOLDENVILLE...HOBART...LAWTON...DUNCAN...
PAULS VALLEY...SULPHUR...ADA...COALGATE...WALTERS...WAURIKA...
ARDMORE...TISHOMINGO...ATOKA...MARIETTA...MADILL...DURANT...
HENRIETTA
309 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF OKLAHOMA AND NORTHERN TEXAS...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN OKLAHOMA...ATOKA...BLAINE...BRYAN...
  CADDO...CANADIAN...CARTER...CLEVELAND...COAL...COMANCHE...
  COTTON...CUSTER...GARFIELD...GARVIN...GRADY...HUGHES...
  JEFFERSON...JOHNSTON...KAY...KINGFISHER...KIOWA...LINCOLN...
  LOGAN...LOVE...MARSHALL...MCCLAIN...MURRAY...NOBLE...
  OKLAHOMA...PAYNE...PONTOTOC...POTTAWATOMIE...SEMINOLE...
  STEPHENS AND WASHITA. IN NORTHERN TEXAS...CLAY.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* SOME LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING. WITH
  THE SATURATED SOILS ACROSS THE AREA... ANY RAIN THAT DOES OCCUR
  COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MONITOR WEATHER FORECASTS AND INFORMATION. AVOID TRAVEL IN
FLOODED AREAS...AND MAKE PLANS TO GET TO HIGHER GROUND IF
FLOODING DEVELOPS OR WORSENS IN YOUR AREA.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
217 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ012>014-020>023-028>033-037>040-043>046-
053-054-251115-
/O.CON.KEAX.FF.A.0002.000000T0000Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-DONIPHAN-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-
JOHNSON KS-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-BUCHANAN-CLINTON-CALDWELL-
LIVINGSTON-PLATTE-CLAY-RAY-CARROLL-CHARITON-RANDOLPH-JACKSON-
LAFAYETTE-SALINE-HOWARD-CASS-JOHNSON MO-PETTIS-COOPER-BATES-HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATCHISON...PAOLA...MOUND CITY...TROY...
LEAVENWORTH...KANSAS CITY KS...OVERLAND PARK...OLATHE...
SAVANNAH...CAMERON...GALLATIN...JAMESPORT...ST. JOSEPH...
PLATTSBURG...KINGSTON...HAMILTON...POLO...CHILLICOTHE...
PARKVILLE...PLATTE CITY...WESTON...LIBERTY...EXCELSIOR SPRINGS...
RICHMOND...CARROLLTON...SALISBURY...KEYTESVILLE...MOBERLY...
KANSAS CITY...INDEPENDENCE...LEXINGTON...CONCORDIA...MARSHALL...
FAYETTE...NEW FRANKLIN...RAYMORE...HARRISONVILLE...
PLEASANT HILL...WARRENSBURG...SEDALIA...BOONVILLE...BUTLER...
RICH HILL...CLINTON
217 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF KANSAS AND MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...IN KANSAS...ATCHISON KS...DONIPHAN...JOHNSON KS...
  LEAVENWORTH...LINN KS...MIAMI AND WYANDOTTE. IN MISSOURI...
  ANDREW...BATES...BUCHANAN...CALDWELL...CARROLL...CASS...
  CHARITON...CLAY...CLINTON...COOPER...DAVIESS...DE KALB...
  HENRY...HOWARD...JACKSON...JOHNSON MO...LAFAYETTE...
  LIVINGSTON...PETTIS...PLATTE...RANDOLPH...RAY AND SALINE.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS MAY LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING
  THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL TOTALS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES
  WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT...BEFORE RAIN GRADUALLY COMES TO AN END
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* MANY RIVERS AND STREAMS ARE RUNNING AT ELEVATED LEVELS DUE TO HEAVY
  RAINS EXPERIENCED DURING THE PAST WEEK AND A HALF. MODERATE TO
  HEAVY RAINS THROUGH MONDAY MORNING MAY LEAD TO ADDITIONAL RIVER
  RISES AND POSSIBLE FLOODING.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

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

$$

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