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  • Flood Warning for Chase County, Kansas
  • FLOOD WARNING
  • Effective: Saturday, July 24, 2010 at 11:20 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, July 25, 2010 at 8:30 a.m.
  • FLOOD WARNINGNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS1120 PM CDT SAT JUL 24 2010KSC017-251330-/O.EXT.KICT.FA.W.0135.000000T0000Z-100725T1330Z//00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/1120 PM CDT SAT JUL 24 2010THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS EXTENDED THE* FLOOD WARNING FOR...CHASE COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...* UNTIL 830 AM CDT SUNDAYDOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED AROUND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN ACROSSTHE AREA. THERE HAVE BEEN REPORTS OF SOME MINOR STREET FLOODING INAND AROUND COTTONWOOD FALLS.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALLCREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THEBANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH AREPOTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSSFLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT ONLY TAKES A FEW INCHES OFSWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.&&LAT...LON 3851 9635 3809 9636 3809 9683 3834 96833834 9681 3852 9681$$

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