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Flood Warning

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Wichita KS
902 AM CDT Sun Aug 25 2019

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

  Cow Creek near Hutchinson affecting Reno and Rice Counties.


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.


902 AM CDT Sun Aug 25 2019

The National Weather Service in Wichita, KS has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Cow Creek near Hutchinson.

* From Tuesday morning until further notice.
* At 8:15 AM Sunday the stage was 2.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Tuesday morning and continue
  to rise to near 10.4 feet by Wednesday evening. additional rises
  are possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 10.5 feet...There are numerous road closures northwest
  of Hutchinson due to high water. Low water crossing on 43rd Street
  just east of Pennington floods. Expect road closure on 43rd Street
  between Pennington to Hendricks roads. Also 69th Street floods
  between Wilson to Pennington roads. Then 50th Street floods between
  Wilson and Pennington roads. Flooding occurs along Pennington Road
  from Nickerson Blvd to 50th Avenue.


                  FLD    OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM
Location          STG    STG  DAY TIME     Mon    Tue    Wed
  Hutchinson      9.5   2.6  Sun 08 AM    3.8    9.5   10.3


LAT...LON 3827 9805 3806 9777 3796 9786 3820 9816



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
513 AM CDT Sun Aug 25 2019

513 AM CDT Sun Aug 25 2019

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas,
South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Strong to severe storms with torrential rain will gradually end
from west to east during the day. Areal flooding from the heavy
rain will likely continue for some areas of central and south
central Kansas into at least the afternoon as water gradually

Some rivers in central Kansas are, or will be going into flood.
Check the latest river flood warnings and statements for more

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

River flooding in central Kansas will likely linger into mid week.
Check the latest river flood warnings and statements for more details.

Severe storms are expected late Monday afternoon and evening as a
cold front moves across the area. The greatest threat will be east
of a line from Eureka to Sedan. Very large hail and damaging winds
are the greatest threats. A tornado or two are also possible.

Heat indices of 100 to 105 are forecast Monday afternoon roughly
south of a line from Harper to Winfield to Howard to Parsons.

The next round of storms are forecast on Friday and Saturday. Check
later outlooks for updated information.


Spotter activation is not anticipated today or tonight, but may be
needed late Monday afternoon and evening in southeast Kansas.


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