Weather Alert Detail

  • 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
    * 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.
    Location STG STG DAY TIME Sat Sun Mon
    Arkansas City 17.0 17.2 Fri 2 PM 16.8 15.8 14.7