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Kansas, Harvey

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:58 PM CDT on August 25, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on August 26, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening through
Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Kansas... south
central Kansas and southeast Kansas... including the following
areas... in central Kansas... Chase... Marion and McPherson. In
south central Kansas... Butler... Cowley... Harper... Harvey...
Kingman... Reno... Sedgwick and Sumner. In southeast Kansas...
Allen... Elk... Greenwood... Wilson and Woodson.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Friday morning.

* Numerous thunderstorms are expected to develop along a frontal
boundary over much of the central and south central Kansas.
Rainfall rates of 1 to 3 inches per hour are possible. This high
rain rate is expected to occur over areas which received 1 to
2.5 inches of rain last night. The potential for very heavy rain
from numerous thunderstorms over already saturated ground
significantly increases the likelyhood for flash flooding.


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.




Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning
California - Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Public Information Statement
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Kansas - Flash Flood Watch
Kentucky - Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Mississippi - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Montana - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
New York - Special Statement
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch
Washington - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Record Report
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report
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