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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:39 AM CDT May. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Wilson County in southeastern Kansas...
Labette County in southeastern Kansas...
Neosho County in southeastern Kansas...
Montgomery County in southeastern Kansas...
Reno County in south central Kansas...
Butler County in south central Kansas...
Marion County in central Kansas...
Kingman County in south central Kansas...
Barton County in central Kansas...
Sumner County in south central Kansas...
Woodson County in southeastern Kansas...
Greenwood County in southeastern Kansas...
Allen County in southeastern Kansas...
Elk County in southeastern Kansas...
Cowley County in south central Kansas...
Sedgwick County in south central Kansas...
Harvey County in south central Kansas...
Chase County in east central Kansas...
Harper County in south central Kansas...
Rice County in central Kansas...
Chautauqua County in southeastern Kansas...

* until 1030 PM CDT Monday.

* Significant flooding ongoing across the area.

* At 1031 am CDT, widespread flooding continued across a large
portion of central, south-central, and southeast Kansas. One to
five inches of rain has fallen in this area over the past 24
hours, which has exacerbated ongoing flooding from heavy rains
over the past week. Additional heavy rainfall is expected through
tonight, with continued and worsening flooding expected.

* This is a serious flooding situation with no immediate end in
sight. Areas that have not yet flooded may soon as additional
rainfall moves over the area this evening. Areas will flood that
do not normally flood. Roads may be damaged or impassable. Water
will enter some homes and businesses. Please closely monitor water
levels in your area as rain moves back in and please heed Road
closures and statements from local officials.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Wichita, Hutchinson, Derby, Newton, Great Bend, El Dorado, Arkansas
City, Winfield, Andover, Haysville, Parsons, Coffeyville,
Independence, Augusta, Chanute, Wellington, Park city, Valley
Center, Bel Aire and Mulvane.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 135 between mile markers 0 and 42.
Interstate 35 between mile markers 1 and 115.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 3700 9835 3738 9835 3739 9846 3826 9847
      3826 9903 3870 9903 3870 9848 3852 9848
      3852 9793 3817 9792 3817 9737 3861 9737
      3861 9693 3852 9693 3852 9636 3817 9636
      3817 9596 3804 9596 3804 9508 3700 9507


Martin



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:45 PM CDT May. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Kansas and southeast Kansas, including the
following areas, in central Kansas, Lincoln and Russell. In
southeast Kansas, Allen, Chautauqua, Elk, Greenwood, Wilson,
and Woodson.

* Through Sunday morning.

* Additional thunderstorms are expected tonight across the
region. High rainfall rates and associated flash flooding will
be possible with any of this activity.

* Rapidly rising water can wash cars away and quickly flood
homes. In addition to the flash flood threat, rivers and
creeks will quickly rise, exacerbating the ongoing flooding.

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



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:45 PM CDT May. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Kansas and southeast Kansas, including the
following areas, in central Kansas, Lincoln and Russell. In
southeast Kansas, Allen, Chautauqua, Elk, Greenwood, Wilson,
and Woodson.

* Through Sunday morning.

* Additional thunderstorms are expected tonight across the
region. High rainfall rates and associated flash flooding will
be possible with any of this activity.

* Rapidly rising water can wash cars away and quickly flood
homes. In addition to the flash flood threat, rivers and
creeks will quickly rise, exacerbating the ongoing flooding.

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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