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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:30 AM CDT on July 06, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 08, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from this evening through
Wednesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of south central Kansas and
southeast Kansas... including the following areas... in south
central Kansas... Butler... Cowley... Harper... Sedgwick and
Sumner. In southeast Kansas... Allen... Chautauqua... Elk...
Greenwood... Labette... Montgomery... Neosho... Wilson and
Woodson.

* From this evening through Wednesday evening.

* Heavy rain will develop across the area late this afternoon and
evening... continuing periodically through at least Wednesday.
Rainfall amounts between two and five inches are expected with
locally higher amounts possible.

* Rivers and streams may rise with flash flooding a possibility.

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.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:00 AM CDT on July 06, 2015


... On this date in weather history...

In 1986... thunderstorms produced major flash flooding in
Leavenworth Kansas. Officially... 10.37 inches of rain
fell... but unofficial reports exceeded 12 inches. In
Kansas City 5.08 inches of rain fell for the
day... establishing a daily record for July. In 1936
North Dakota recorded its highest state temperature ever.
The Mercury reached an astounding 121 degrees. It was
in 1936 that Kansas also set the state record for hottest
temperature. On July 18th... Fredonia fried in 121 degree
heat and then 6 days later... on the 24th... Alton was also
torched by 121 degrees. The Summer of 1936 is still the
hottest Summer on record for the United States.


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