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WGUS83 KICT 221912  
FLSICT  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS  
212 PM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN KANSAS...  
 
COW CREEK NEAR HUTCHINSON AFFECTING RENO AND RICE COUNTIES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOODED AREAS OR GO AROUND BARRICADES. NEARLY TWO  
FEET OF WATER WILL CARRY MOST VEHICLES AWAY. TURN AROUND DON'T DROWN.  
 

 
 
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212 PM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE COW CREEK NEAR HUTCHINSON.  
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 1:15 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.3 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.5 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND  
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 10.4 FEET BY WEDNESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.  
THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 10.5 FEET...THERE ARE NUMEROUS ROAD CLOSURES NORTHWEST  
OF HUTCHINSON DUE TO HIGH WATER. LOW WATER CROSSING ON 43RD STREET  
JUST EAST OF PENNINGTON FLOODS. EXPECT ROAD CLOSURE ON 43RD STREET  
BETWEEN PENNINGTON TO HENDRICKS ROADS. ALSO 69TH STREET FLOODS  
BETWEEN WILSON TO PENNIGTON ROADS. THEN 50TH STREET FLOODS BETWEEN  
WILSON AND PENNIGTON ROADS. FLOODING ALONG PENNINGTON ROAD FROM  
NICKERSON BLVD TO 50TH AVENUE.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME TUE WED THU  
HUTCHINSON 9.5 9.3 MON 01 PM 10.0 10.4 10.2  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3827 9805 3806 9777 3796 9786 3820 9816  
 

 
 
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