Not far from Hutchinson, Kansas Wendi and I came across this flooded road. It looked to us like the flooding had stranded the people in the house nearby; but we don’t know if it did or not. I’m sure this really isn’t what people have in mind when they say they want to live on an island.
Funny story: Those rectangles just above the sign and to the right of the trees is an intermodal train passing by on the other side of the highway. Wendi and I had sat in Inman for about an hour and a half with no train traffic, and I joked as I was pulling off the highway to get these photos that as soon as I stopped the car and got out, we’d hear the train at the crossing… Then that actually happened!
Water was still draining out of one field and into this road: