Event: Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Wichita KS
Description: …The flood warning continues for the following river in Kansas…
Cow Creek near Hutchinson affecting Reno and Rice Counties.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Cow Creek near Hutchinson.
* From late tonight until Saturday morning.
* At 8:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 7.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast…Rise above flood stage by early Wednesday morning and
continue to rise to near 10.6 feet by Thursday morning. The river
will fall below flood stage by Friday before midnight.
* Impact…At 10.5 feet…There are numerous road closures northwest
of Hutchinson due to high water. Low water crossing on 43rd Street
just east of Pennington floods. Expect road closure on 43rd Street
between Pennington to Hendricks roads. Also 69th Street floods
between Wilson to Pennington roads. Then 50th Street floods between
Wilson and Pennington roads. Flooding occurs along Pennington Road
from Nickerson Blvd to 50th Avenue.
Instruction: Do not drive into flooded areas or go around barricades. Nearly two
feet of water will carry most vehicles away. Turn around don’t drown.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Reno, KS; Rice, KS
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4237334-3575628
CAP MessageType: Update