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Flash Flood Warning
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
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FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1030 PM CDT WED JUN 27 2007

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
WESTERN ANDERSON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
EASTERN COFFEY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 430 AM CDT

* AT 1024 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE COFFEY AND
ANDERSON COUNTY LINE. RADAR ESTIMATES THAT 3 TO 4 INCHES OR
RAINFALL HAS ALREADY FALLEN OVER THE AREA WITH AN ADDITIONAL 2
INCHES POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WAVERLY...
HARRIS...
WESTPHALIA...
ALICEVILLE...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING OF INTERSECTIONS AND
COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND
STREAMS. BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO
RECOGNIZE THE DANGERS OF FLOODING. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND...AWAY FROM
RISING WATER.
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...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 915 PM CDT FOR JACKSON
COUNTY...
AT 905 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTS THAT THE FLASH FLOODING
IS NO LONGER OCCURRING AND RUNOFF FROM THE THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUES TO
RECEDE. THEREFORE THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE.

815 PM CDT WED JUN 27 2007
...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR SHAWNEE AND
POTTAWATOMIE COUNTIES...
AT 815 PM CDT...LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED WATER WAS
RECEDING ACROSS THE AND THAT CREEKS WERE WITHIN THEIR BANKS.
THEREFORE THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

7:52PM
WIBW-TV 1.82 Inches of rainfall.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
751 PM CDT WED JUN 27 2007

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
SHAWNEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 945 PM CDT

* AT 748 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER PORTIONS OF WESTERN TOPEKA...WITH
ESTIMATES OF 1.5 TO 2 INCHES. THIS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO PONDING OF
WATER ON ROADS AND INCONVENIENCE FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TOPEKA...
AUBURN...
DOVER...
SILVER LAKE...
WILLARD...

THIS INCLUDES THE KANSAS TURNPIKE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 167 AND 181.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 70 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 347 AND 355.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

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07:25 PM
1 N St. Marys trained spotter reports HEAVY RAIN 2.50 INCH
still raining. total since heavier rain began around 4pm.

7:32PM
1.23 inches of rain at WIBW-TV.
1 soaked meteorlogist

7:30PM
6 miles south of Holton 1.5 Inches or rain

6:27PM
St. Marys trained spotter reports HEAVY RAIN of M3.10 INCH at 06:27 PM measured in a rain gauge in the middle of the city. 2.9 inches of rain was measured by a spotter just up the road. water was flowing along many roadways...and some ponding of water was occuring in yards and fields.

0623 PM FLASH FLOOD 7 WSW MAYETTA 39.30N 95.84W
06/27/2007 JACKSON KS FIRE DEPT/RESCUE
WATER BEGINNING TO FLOW OVER ROADWAYS. AT 150TH AND HWY K
WATER IS FLOWING 1 INCH DEEP OVER THE ROAD. WATER FLOWING
THROUGH A CREEK HAS REACHED THE BOTTOM OF A BRIDGE NEAR
150TH AND K AS WELL.
0627 PM HEAVY RAIN 5 N DELIA 39.31N 95.97W
06/27/2007 M3.20 INCH JACKSON KS TRAINED SPOTTER
MEASURED RAINFALL SINCE 4PM. ROADS FILLED WITH
WATER...AND PONDING OF WATER OCCURRING IN THE YARD.

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JACKSON-POTTAWATOMIE-SHAWNEE-
623 PM CDT WED JUN 27 2007
...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM CDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN SHAWNEE...SOUTHEASTERN POTTAWATOMIE AND JACKSON
COUNTIES...
AT 613 PM CDT...THE POTAWATOMI RESERVATION FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORTED
A CREEK WAS AT THE BASE OF A BRIDGE NEAR 150 AND K ROAD...AND ANY
MORE RAIN COULD CAUSE THE CREEK TO GO OVER THE BRIDGE. SPOTTERS AND
RADAR INDICATE THAT 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL IS COMMON ACROSS THE
AREA. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR MORE IS POSSIBLE AND
WILL LIKELY CAUSE THE FLASH FLOODING TO WORSEN.
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
POTAWATOMI RESERVATION...MAYETTA...HOLTON...EMMETT...DELIA...ST
MARYS AND DENISON
MOST DEATHS IN FLASH FLOODING OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER ATTEMPT TO
CROSS FLOWING WATER IN A CAR OR ON FOOT.

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5:45PM

Hi Jeremy,

Here in Blue Rapids we have had .50 so far and still light rain at 5:30. The temp. is 74. We really need the rain here! My son lives in Dallas, his boss lives 2 blocks from where the 13 year old drown there today, how sad! They are getting hit pretty hard with the rain there. Dennis........

FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
522 PM CDT WED JUN 27 2007

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTHWESTERN SHAWNEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTHERN JACKSON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...
SOUTHEASTERN POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...

* UNTIL 915 PM CDT

* AT 520 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM THUNDERSTORMS WAS OCCURRING...WITH RAINFALL
RATES AS HIGH AS 2 INCHES PER HOUR. IN TOTAL THE RADAR ESTIMATES
THERE HAS ALREADY BEEN 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAINFALL WITH AN
ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES LIKELY OVER THE NEXT HOUR. THIS IS LIKELY
TO CAUSE FLASH FLOODING OF STREAMS AND CREEKS...ESPECIALLY SOLIDER
CREEK AND CROSS CREEK.
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5:20PM
> Hi guys. Didn't know if you wanted rainfall reports up
>our way, but I'm the official National Weather Service
>reporter for FACT. As a matter of Fact!! HA!! Don't
>know if you have a clue wherer that is but we live 3 1/2
>miles east of Highway 15 and one mile south of the
>Clay/Washington county line. We had 1.70" so far as of 5
>p.m. with still some light rain. Heard they had over 2
>inches in Northeast Washington County. Thanks for all
>you guys do. Judy Lloyd

Noon Scandia trained spotter reports HEAVY RAIN 3.30 INCH

11:58 AM Scandia trained spotter reports HEAVY RAIN2.96 INCH

11:26 AM 6 Nw Munden trained spotter reports HEAVY RAIN 2.75 INCH


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