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  • Flood Warning for Greenwood County, Kansas
  • FLOOD WARNING
  • Effective: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 7 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 3 a.m.
  • FLOOD WARNINGNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS700 PM CDT WED SEP 15 2010KSC015-073-160800-/O.NEW.KICT.FA.W.0153.100916T0000Z-100916T0800Z//00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/700 PM CDT WED SEP 15 2010THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A* FLOOD WARNING FOR...BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...SOUTHERN GREENWOOD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...* UNTIL 300 AM CDT THURSDAY* AT 658 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATEDTHUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVEFALLEN ACROSS THE AREA...WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2INCHES POSSIBLE. THE HEAVIEST RAIN HAS OCCURRED ALONG HIGHWAY 54BETWEEN ELDORADO AND EUREKA. ANOTHER AREA OF VERY HEAVY RAIN WILLOCCUR IN EXTREME SOUTHWEST BUTLER COUNTY.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.DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THEROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSSSAFELY.TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAYYOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE INWICHITA.&&LAT...LON 3793 9715 3794 9596 3760 9596 3760 96523748 9652 3747 9714$$HOWERTON

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