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  • Flood Warning for Douglas County, Kansas
  • FLOOD WARNING
  • Effective: Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at 9:43 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at 1:45 a.m.
  • FLOOD WARNINGNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS943 PM CDT TUE JUL 20 2010KSC045-210645-/O.NEW.KTOP.FA.W.0028.100721T0243Z-100721T0645Z//00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/DOUGLAS-943 PM CDT TUE JUL 20 2010THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED A* FLOOD WARNING FOR...SOUTHEASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...* UNTIL 145 AM CDT* AT 939 PM CDT...SEVERAL LOCATIONS IN SOUTHEASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTYCONTINUE TO EXPERIENCE HIGH WATER. THIS WARNING AFFECTS AREAS MAINLYEAST OF GLOBE AND SOUTH OF LAWRENCE.* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BALDWIN CITY...PLEASANT GROVE...VINLAND...THIS REPLACES THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT.PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY 56 REMAIN CLOSED...WITH SEVERAL COUNTY ROADSEAST OF BALDWIN ALSO REPORTING CLOSURES. THESE REPORTS INCLUDEHIGHWAY 56 NEAR THE DOUGLAS JOHNSON COUNTY LINE...THE 1600 BLOCK OFNORTH 200 ROAD...AND THE 100 BLOCK OF EAST 2300 ROAD. IT IS LIKELYTHAT OTHER RURAL ROADS HAVE WASHED OUT IN SPOTS AND IT WILL BEDIFFICULT TO SEE FLOODING OR DAMAGE TO ROADWAYS AT NIGHT.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THEDANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING OCCURS MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TOESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHENWATER BEGINS RISING.STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS FOR THELATEST WEATHER INFORMATION.&&LAT...LON 3873 9540 3889 9526 3889 9506 3875 95053874 9505$$

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