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Flash Flood Watch

The following areas are affected:

  • Lyon
  • Morris

JEFFERSON-MORRIS-WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-
COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VALLEY FALLS...OSKALOOSA...PERRY...
MCLOUTH...GRANTVILLE...MERIDEN...NORTONVILLE...COUNCIL GROVE...
ALMA...ESKRIDGE...MAPLE HILL...ALTA VISTA...MCFARLAND...
HARVEYVILLE...PAXICO...TOPEKA...LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OSAGE CITY...
CARBONDALE...LYNDON...BURLINGAME...OVERBROOK...OTTAWA...
BURLINGTON...LEBO...GARNETT
1014 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL KANSAS AND NORTHEAST KANSAS...
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
ANDERSON...COFFEY...DOUGLAS...FRANKLIN...LYON...MORRIS...
OSAGE...SHAWNEE AND WABAUNSEE. IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...
JEFFERSON.

* UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY

* SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT ACROSS EAST CENTRAL
KANSAS...EXTENDING INTO FRIDAY MORNING. SOME OF THESE LOCATIONS
ALREADY RECEIVED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THE
GROUND IS NEARLY SATURATED. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES OF
RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN COULD RESULT IN FLASH 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.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Greenwood
  • Elk

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1012 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
SOUTHEASTERN GREENWOOD COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
NORTHWESTERN WILSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
NORTHEASTERN ELK COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1045 PM CDT

* AT 1012 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR FALL
RIVER... OR 12 MILES WEST OF FREDONIA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FALL RIVER...BENEDICT...NEW ALBANY...COYVILLE...FALL RIVER LAKE AND
FALL RIVER STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3755 9619 3783 9601 3780 9596 3773 9596
3773 9584 3765 9570 3743 9602
TIME...MOT...LOC 0312Z 219DEG 24KT 3756 9605

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

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Special Weather Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • Greenwood
  • Elk

KSZ070-071-094-095-260345-
WOODSON KS-ELK KS-WILSON KS-GREENWOOD KS-
1008 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
SOUTHWESTERN WOODSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
NORTHEASTERN ELK COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
NORTHWESTERN WILSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
SOUTHEASTERN GREENWOOD COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1045 PM CDT

* AT 1006 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE
TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR FALL RIVER...OR 11 MILES EAST
OF HOWARD...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS...AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TORONTO...FALL RIVER...BENEDICT...NEW ALBANY...COYVILLE...
TORONTO LAKE...CROSS TIMBERS STATE PARK...
FALL RIVER STATE PARK AND FALL RIVER LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED TO TAKE SHELTER IN THE EVENT THE STORMS INTENSIFY AND
BECOME SEVERE...OR A WARNING IS ISSUES BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

THESE STORMS MAY PRODUCE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. LISTEN FOR
LATER STATEMENTS OR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS...SHOULD THE RISK FOR
MINOR LOW-LAND FLOODING BECOME MORE IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3740 9603 3752 9620 3784 9595 3767 9569
TIME...MOT...LOC 0308Z 219DEG 24KT 3753 9606

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Flash Flood Watch

The following areas are affected:

  • Sedgwick
  • Butler
  • Reno
  • Cowley
  • Harvey
  • Marion
  • Sumner
  • McPherson
  • Kingman
  • Greenwood
  • Harper
  • Chase
  • Elk

MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-
KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MCPHERSON...HILLSBORO...MARION...
PEABODY...COTTONWOOD FALLS...STRONG CITY...HUTCHINSON...NEWTON...
EL DORADO...AUGUSTA...ANDOVER...ROSE HILL...EUREKA...MADISON...
YATES CENTER...IOLA...HUMBOLDT...KINGMAN...DERBY...HAYSVILLE...
BEL AIRE...PARK CITY...VALLEY CENTER...WICHITA...ANTHONY...
HARPER...ATTICA...WELLINGTON...WINFIELD...ARKANSAS CITY...
HOWARD...MOLINE...LONGTON...GRENOLA...NEODESHA...FREDONIA
358 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...SOUTH
CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AREAS...IN CENTRAL KANSAS...CHASE...MARION AND MCPHERSON. IN
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...BUTLER...COWLEY...HARPER...HARVEY...
KINGMAN...RENO...SEDGWICK AND SUMNER. IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
ALLEN...ELK...GREENWOOD...WILSON AND WOODSON.

* FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG A FRONTAL
BOUNDARY OVER MUCH OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS.
RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR ARE POSSIBLE. THIS HIGH
RAIN RATE IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR OVER AREAS WHICH RECEIVED 1 TO
2.5 INCHES OF RAIN LAST NIGHT. THE POTENTIAL FOR VERY HEAVY RAIN
FROM NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS OVER ALREADY SATURATED GROUND
SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASES THE LIKELYHOOD FOR FLASH 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.

&&

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Flood Watch

The following area is affected:

  • Kay

ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-MAJOR-GARFIELD-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHEROKEE...HELENA...CARMEN...MEDFORD...
POND CREEK...LAMONT...WAKITA...PONCA CITY...BLACKWELL...
FAIRVIEW...ENID...CHEYENNE...HAMMON...SEILING...VICI...TALOGA...
LEEDEY...WEATHERFORD...CLINTON...WATONGA...GEARY...OKEENE
250 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WATCH FOR FLASH FLOODING...FLOODING OF CREEKS AND
RIVERS...AND FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHERN OKLAHOMA...NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN
OKLAHOMA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHERN
OKLAHOMA...GARFIELD...GRANT AND KAY. IN NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA...
ALFALFA...BLAINE...DEWEY AND MAJOR. IN WESTERN OKLAHOMA...
CUSTER AND ROGER MILLS.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.

* LOCALIZED AREAS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MONITOR WEATHER FORECASTS AND INFORMATION. MAKE PLANS TO GET TO
HIGHER GROUND IF FLOODING HAPPENS.

&&

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