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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS  
1036 AM CDT TUE OCT 9 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
HARPER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...  
KINGMAN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...  
 
* UNTIL 230 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 1034 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE  
WARNED AREA. THREE TO FOUR INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER  
THE PAST 24 HOURS. ADDITIONALLY, UP TO AN INCH AND A HALF OF  
RAINFALL HAS FALLEN IN THE PAST TWO HOURS. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS  
POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED  
TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
KINGMAN, ANTHONY, HARPER, ATTICA, NORWICH, CUNNINGHAM, NASHVILLE,  
MURDOCK, WATERLOO, WILLOWDALE, ZENDA, SPIVEY, CLEVELAND, DANVILLE,  
PENALOSA, MT VERNON, KINGMAN AIRPORT, CORWIN, RAGO AND RUNNYMEDE.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA TODAY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE  
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED  
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.  
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.  
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE  
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3700 9835 3738 9835 3739 9846 3773 9847  
3773 9781 3734 9780 3701 9818  
 

 
 
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