More flood warnings in Wichita area

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued flood warnings for a number of counties in central and southcentral Kansas as substantial rain continues to fall in the region.

The warnings last until 2:15 p.m. for northeastern Reno County, Rice County, southeastern Ellsworth County and southwestern McPherson County. Radar estimates nearly 4 inches of rain was measured in Nickerson in Reno County, and more rain is expected.

More than 2 inches of rain has been recorded in Wichita so far this morning, and a flood warning is in effect for southern Sedgwick County until 1:15 p.m. today.