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  • Flood Watch for Sumner County, Kansas
  • Flood Watch issued August 13 at 3:47PM CDT until August 13 at 10:00PM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 2:47 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 9 p.m.
  • ...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
    THE FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR
    * PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
    INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
    BUTLER...COWLEY...HARPER...HARVEY...KINGMAN...RENO...SEDGWICK
    AND SUMNER. IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...CHAUTAUQUA...ELK...
    GREENWOOD...LABETTE...MONTGOMERY...NEOSHO AND WILSON
    * UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING.
    * SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...SOME WITH HEAVY RAINFALL... ARE
    OCCURRING THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING.
    RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR ARE POSSIBLE WITH THE
    STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS. SOILS REMAIN NEARLY SATURATED ACROSS THE
    AREA...SO ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL MAY AGGRAVATE ONGOING FLOODING
    OR RESULT IN ADDITIONAL FLOODING.
    * FLOODING OF STREETS AND LOW LYING FLOOD PRONE AREAS ARE
    POSSIBLE. ALSO LOW WATER CROSSINGS ON COUNTY ROADS MAY BECOME
    IMPASSIBLE.