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1021 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

1021 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...Flood Warning extended until this evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Canadian River near Seiling

* until this evening...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At  9:00 AM Sunday the stage was 11.02 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

* Forecast...The North Canadian River is near crest and will begin
  falling mid Sunday afternoon. The North Canadian River will fall
  below flood stage late Sunday afternoon.

* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Croplands...pastures...oil wells...and
  rural roads are flooded. Areas affected extend from the southwest
  corner of Major County...downstream to the headwaters of Canton
  Lake in Dewey County. Cattle and other property should be relocated
  to places which are higher than nearby river avoid
  being isolated for several hours by water in side channels.


LAT...LON 3628 9917 3635 9911 3622 9893 3618 9869
      3612 9871 3616 9895


812 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a flood warning
for the following river in Kansas...

  Arkansas River At Oxford affecting Sumner County.

  Arkansas River At Arkansas City affecting Cowley County.


Do not drive into flooded areas or go around barricades. Nearly two
feet of water will carry most vehicles away. Turn around don`t drown.


812 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

The National Weather Service in Wichita, KS has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Arkansas River At Oxford.
* From this evening until Monday morning.
* At  7:50 AM Sunday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
  rise to near 17.2 feet by this evening. The river will fall below
  flood stage by this evening.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Low lying agricultural fields flood north of
  the river gage site.


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Mon    Tue    Wed
  Oxford          17.0  12.6  Sun 08 AM   15.5   14.8   12.9


LAT...LON 3735 9725 3715 9722 3717 9704 3741 9712


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