Wichita Mid-Continent, KS

5:51 PM CDT on May 24, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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SPECI KIAB 242208Z AUTO 14005KT 10SM BKN014 19/16 A2984 RMK AO2 CIG 013V060 BKN V SCT

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Pressure 29.84 in
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Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Dew Point 61 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 0.10 in
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UV 3 out of 12
Pollen 3.80 out of 12
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Flu Activity No Activity
SPECI KIAB 242208Z AUTO 14005KT 10SM BKN014 19/16 A2984 RMK AO2 CIG 013V060 BKN V SCT

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 2:28 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

The National Weather Service in Wichita, KS has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Cowskin Creek at Wichita at 119th street.
* From this afternoon until Monday afternoon.
* At 1:30 PM Sunday the stage was 17.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 18.1 feet by this evening. The river will
fall below flood stage by early Monday morning.
* Impact... at 18.0 feet... flood waters backup into residential yards
southeast of river gage site along Lost Creek Circle and southeast
of central and karren streets. Flood waters flow over 13th street
about 1/4 mile west of 119th street. Typical flooding of low water
crossings and low agricultural areas is likely.



                  Fld observed forecast 7 am
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed
Wichita at 119 18.0 17.6 sun 1 PM 17.5 12.7 9.5


lat... Lon 3779 9766 3756 9747 3760 9737 3784 9753






Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 12:41 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of central Kansas and south central Kansas...
including the following areas... in central Kansas... Chase. In
south central Kansas... Butler... Cowley... Sedgwick and Sumner.

* Until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Another round of showers and thunderstorms is possible this
afternoon... especially for locations near the Kansas-Oklahoma
border. Given saturated grounds... anything more than a passing
light shower will likely result in renewed flooding or
exacerbate existing flooding. Minor flooding is also forecast on
several rivers across the area.

* Those with outdoor plans along creeks and rivers need to
monitor the weather situation closely.

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.