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WGUS43 KICT 210620  
FLWICT  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS  
120 AM CDT FRI SEP 21 2018  
 
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SEDGWICK KS-BUTLER KS-  
120 AM CDT FRI SEP 21 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN SEDGWICK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...  
SOUTHWESTERN BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...  
 
* UNTIL 715 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 117 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN WHICH WILL CAUSE FLOODING. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. AN ADDITIONAL 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THESE  
AREAS THE NEXT 2 HOURS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
WICHITA, ANDOVER, AUGUSTA, PARK CITY, VALLEY CENTER, BEL AIRE,  
TOWANDA, BENTON, DOWNTOWN WICHITA, KECHI, EASTBOROUGH, EAST  
WICHITA, NORTHEAST WICHITA, MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, SANTA FE  
LAKE, AUGUSTA MUNICIPAL AIRPORT, JABARA AIRPORT AND OAKLAWN.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
INTERSTATE 135 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 22.  
INTERSTATE 35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 43 AND 66.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING! PARTS OF THE WICHITA METRO AREA ARE ESPECIALLY  
PRONE TO FLOODING.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3761 9740 3791 9740 3791 9716 3792 9715  
3792 9695 3761 9696  
 

 
 
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