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  • Flood Warning for Cowley County, Kansas
  • Flood Warning issued August 16 at 2:02PM CDT until August 17 at 1:00PM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, August 16, 2013 at 1:02 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, August 17, 2013 at noon
  • ...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Kansas...
    Arkansas River At Arkansas City affecting Cowley County.
    The Flood Warning continues for
    The Arkansas River At Arkansas City.
    * At 1:46 PM Friday the stage was 17.2 feet and rising.
    * Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
    * Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
    * Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.2 feet by this
    evening and will fall below flood stage early Saturday
    morning.
    * Impact...At 17.0 feet...Flooding of agricultural lands can be
    expected with bank overflows on west side of river. West Chestnut
    Avenue west of the river floods.
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    FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM
    Location STG STG DAY TIME Sat Sun Mon
    Arkansas City 17.0 17.2 Fri 2 PM 16.8 15.8 14.7