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  • Flood Warning for Stafford County, Kansas
  • FLOOD WARNING
  • Effective: Saturday, July 24, 2010 at 7:18 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, July 24, 2010 at 11:15 p.m.
  • FLOOD WARNINGNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS718 PM CDT SAT JUL 24 2010KSC151-185-250415-/O.NEW.KDDC.FA.W.0018.100725T0018Z-100725T0415Z//00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/STAFFORD KS-PRATT KS-718 PM CDT SAT JUL 24 2010THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A* FLOOD WARNING FOR...NORTHEASTERN PRATT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...PRESTON...IUKA...SOUTHEASTERN STAFFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ZENITH...STAFFORD...NEOLA...* UNTIL 1115 PM CDT* AT 713 PM CDT RADAR ESTIMATED THAT 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN HADFALLEN ACROSS PORTIONS OF EASTERN PRATT AND STAFFORD COUNTIES. LAWENFORCEMENT REPORTED 3.75 INCHED OF RAIN AND STREET FLOODING INPRESTON.ONLY LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN IS EXPECTED OVER THE WARNED AREA DURINGTHE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS AND ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD BE LESSTHAN ONE HALF INCH. HOWEVER...WATER WILL CONTINUE TO RUN OFF THROUGHTHE EVENING. IN ADDITION TO PONDING AND WATER OVER AREA STREETS ANDHIGHWAYS...MANY UNPAVED RURAL ROADS ARE LIKELY IMPASSABLE.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A FLOOD WARNING MEANS FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT...HOWEVERSTREAM RISES ARE EXPECTED TO BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOTEXPECTED. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOTATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATERCROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT. TO ESCAPE RISING WATER MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND.&&LAT...LON 3766 9874 3798 9873 3799 9846 3783 98463781 9845 3766 9845$$WRIGHT

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