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Kansas, Ellsworth

Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:19 PM CDT on August 31, 2016

Expires 9:15 PM EDT on August 31, 2016


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 815 PM CDT for Ellsworth
County...

Very heavy rainfall on the order of 3 to 5 inches... with locally
higher amounts... has fallen across large portions of Ellsworth
County since yesterday late afternoon. Consequently... excessive
runoff is likely producing areas of flooding of small creeks and
streams... streets... country roads as well as other poor drainage
areas and low lying spots across the County.

Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Ellsworth... Wilson... Kanopolis... Holyrood... Geneseo... Lorraine...
Kanopolis Lake... Ellsworth Airport and Kanopolis State Park.

Additional hit-or-miss showers and thunderstorms with locally heavy
rain are expected this afternoon across the area... which will only
aggravate ongoing flooding issues.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around... don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3887 9793 3852 9793 3852 9848 3887 9848


Kleinsasser


Record Report

Statement as of 1:37 AM CDT on August 31, 2016


... Record daily rainfall set at Salina...

Rainfall at the Salina Airport on Tuesday was 2.73 inches. This
broke the previous daily record of 1.38 set in 1981.


Local Storm Report



08/31/2016 0142 PM

Ellsworth, Ellsworth County.

Heavy rain m4.82 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Rainfall total since 12am from a weather station at the
            Ellsworth High School relayed via Kake TV. The heaviest
            rain fell... based on radar... over a 6 hour timeframe from
            around 4am to 10am.





08/31/2016 0142 PM

Ellsworth, Ellsworth County.

Heavy rain m4.82 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Rainfall total since 12am from a weather station at the
            Ellsworth High School relayed via Kake TV. The heaviest
            rain fell... based on radar... over a 6 hour timeframe from
            around 4am to 10am.





08/31/2016 0142 PM

Ellsworth, Ellsworth County.

Heavy rain m4.82 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Rainfall total since 12am from a weather station at the
            Ellsworth High School relayed via Kake TV. The heaviest
            rain fell... based on radar... over a 6 hour timeframe from
            around 4am to 10am.





08/31/2016 0700 am

Ellsworth, Ellsworth County.

Heavy rain m3.15 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour rainfall total as of 7am... with rain still
            falling.




08/31/2016 0700 am

Ellsworth, Ellsworth County.

Heavy rain m3.15 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour rainfall total as of 7am... with rain still
            falling.




08/31/2016 0753 am

Ellsworth, Ellsworth County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Law enforcement reported flooding problems across the
            County with flooding of streets and creeks.





08/31/2016 0753 am

Ellsworth, Ellsworth County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Law enforcement reported flooding problems across the
            County with flooding of streets and creeks.





08/31/2016 0732 am

Ellsworth, Ellsworth County.

Heavy rain m1.29 inch, reported by AWOS.


            Rainfall total over the past one and a half hour.





08/31/2016 0732 am

Ellsworth, Ellsworth County.

Heavy rain m1.29 inch, reported by AWOS.


            Rainfall total over the past one and a half hour.



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Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
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Colorado - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
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Georgia - Tropical Storm Warning , Tropical Storm Watch , Hurricane Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
Maryland - Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Mississippi - Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nebraska - Special Statement
Nevada - Fire Weather Warning
New Jersey - Beach Hazard Statement
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
New York - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
North Carolina - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
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Texas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch
Utah - Fire Weather Warning
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West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch

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