Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
801 PM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN DICKINSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  NORTHWESTERN GEARY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHERN CLAY COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN OTTAWA COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...
  SOUTHERN RILEY COUNTY IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1100 PM CDT

* AT 756 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR SHOWED A
LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING MODERATE TO AT TIMES HEAVY RAINFALL
FROM MANHATTAN TO SOUTH OF SALINA. EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT HAS REPORTED
REPORTED FLASH FLOODING IN AND AROUND MANHATTAN. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO
2 INCHES OF RAINFALL MAY IS EXPECTED THROUGH 11 PM...ON TOP OF THE 3
TO 6 INCHES THAT ALREADY HAVE FALLEN ACROSS THE WARNING AREA.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MANHATTAN...
  ST. GEORGE...
  NILES...
  JUNCTION CITY...
  MILFORD...
  ABILENE...
  CHAPMAN...
  SOLOMON...
  TALMAGE...

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 70 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 267 AND 313.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS AND
STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY ROADS AND FARMLANDS
ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS AND LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT
TO FLASH FLOODING.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND...AWAY FROM RISING WATER.

DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROAD.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

THIS FLASH FLOOD WARNING REPLACES THE FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS IN EFFECT
FOR THE WARNED AREA.

&&

LAT...LON 3896 9769 3917 9736 3933 9646 3918 9632
      3915 9635 3917 9636 3917 9639 3913 9639
      3890 9692 3889 9700 3876 9737 3896 9738
      3895 9767

$$

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