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Kansas, Wilson

Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 4:30 AM CDT on May 29, 2015

Expires 5:30 PM EDT on May 29, 2015


The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Wilson County in southeastern Kansas...

* until 430 PM CDT Friday

* at 428 am CDT... Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
torrential rainfall rates of 2 to 3 inches per hour which will
cause rapid runoff and flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Neodesha... Fredonia... Altoona... Buffalo... Benedict... New Albany...
Coyville and Buxton.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
Stream rises will be slow and flash flooding is not expected.
However... all interested parties should take necessary precautions
immediately.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3739 9596 3773 9596 3773 9553 3738 9552


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 5:20 AM CDT on May 29, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 30, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Kansas... south central Kansas and
southeast Kansas... including the following areas... in central
Kansas... Chase and Marion. In south central Kansas... Butler...
Cowley... Harper... Harvey... Kingman... Reno... Sedgwick and
Sumner. In southeast Kansas... Allen... Chautauqua... Elk...
Greenwood... Labette... Montgomery... Neosho... Wilson and
Woodson.

* Through Saturday morning.

* Showers and thunderstorms will affect the region through tonight.
Given the already saturated grounds... any additional rainfall
will aggravate existing flooding... or result in renewed
flooding. Excessive runoff may also lead to rapid rises on
rivers and streams.

* Those with outdoor plans along creeks and rivers need to
monitor the weather situation closely for the next couple of
days.

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.





Local Storm Report



05/29/2015 0700 am

6 miles SW of Fredonia, Wilson County.

Heavy rain m2.75 inch, reported by cocorahs.





05/29/2015 0700 am

6 miles SW of Fredonia, Wilson County.

Heavy rain m2.75 inch, reported by cocorahs.





05/29/2015 0700 am

6 miles SW of Fredonia, Wilson County.

Heavy rain m2.75 inch, reported by cocorahs.





05/28/2015 1215 PM

Fredonia, Wilson County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Minor street flooding in town.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:00 AM CDT on May 29, 2015


... On this date in weather history...

In 1951... a massive hailstorm occurred from Wallace to
Kearney County in Kansas. The hail caused $6 million
damage to crops. In 1953... an F4 tornado possessing a
track 20 miles long and around one third of a mile
wide... tore through Morton and Emmons counties of south
central North Dakota. The twister killed 2 and injured
20. One of the deaths occurred in Fort Rice... where a
catholic church was leveled. Its pews were jammed 4 feet
into the ground!


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