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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:12 AM CDT on August 22, 2017

Expires 5:27 AM EDT on August 24, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the little Platte River at Smithville.
* At 8:30 am Tuesday the stage was 31.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
this afternoon.
* At 30.5 feet... bridge street, Main Street, State Route dd, and
State Route f begin to flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Little Platte River
Smithville 27 31.8 Tue 08 am 28.4 this afternoon


lat... Lon 3938 9457 3939 9466 3940 9467 3941 9464 3941 9457






737 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Leavenworth County in northeastern Kansas...
southeastern Atchison County in northeastern Kansas...
Wyandotte County in northeastern Kansas...
northern Miami County in east central Kansas...
Johnson County in east central Kansas...
northern Henry County in west central Missouri...
northwestern Pettis County in central Missouri...
Jackson County in west central Missouri...
Johnson County in west central Missouri...
Cass County in west central Missouri...
Clay County in west central Missouri...
southwestern Clinton County in northwestern Missouri...
southwestern Lafayette County in west central Missouri...
Platte County in west central Missouri...

* until 730 PM CDT Tuesday

* at 734 am CDT, rain gauge data indicates heavy rainfall fell
Monday night that will continue to cause flooding in the warning
area through at least Tuesday evening.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kansas City, Overland Park, Olathe, Independence, Lee's Summit,
Shawnee, Blue Springs, Lenexa, Leavenworth, Leawood, Raytown,
Liberty, Gladstone, Grandview, Belton, Prairie Village, Raymore,
Gardner, Warrensburg and Grain Valley.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 3849 9462 3856 9461 3850 9507 3897 9506
      3899 9507 3897 9509 3898 9519 3942 9519
      3948 9462 3945 9421 3921 9421 3914 9410
      3893 9412 3893 9347 3854 9351 3845 9406


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353 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill MO has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Platte River near Platte City.
* From this evening to Thursday morning.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 21.4
feet early Wednesday morning.
* At 20.0 feet... cropland near State Highway 92 near Platte City
begins to flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Platte River
Platte City 20 not available 21.4 early Wednesday
morning


lat... Lon 3939 9479 3935 9476 3927 9481 3929 9484 3933 9483






353 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill MO has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Platte River at Sharps station.
* From this afternoon to late Wednesday night.
* At 3:30 am Tuesday the stage was 18.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
rise to near 28.0 feet by this evening. The river will fall below
flood stage by Wednesday morning.
* At 26.0 feet... low-lying rural land along the river begins to
flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Platte River
Sharps station 26 18.6 Tue 03 am 28.0 this evening


lat... Lon 3941 9474 3941 9464 3935 9476 3939 9479






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:29 PM CDT on August 21, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on August 22, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 10 PM CDT this
evening through Tuesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Kansas and Missouri, including the following
areas, in Kansas, Atchison KS, Doniphan, Johnson KS,
Leavenworth, Linn KS, Miami, and Wyandotte. In Missouri,
Andrew, Bates, Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Cass, Chariton,
Clay, Clinton, Daviess, De Kalb, Grundy, Henry, Jackson,
Johnson MO, Lafayette, Linn MO, Livingston, Pettis, Platte,
ray, Saline, and Sullivan.

* From 10 PM CDT this evening through Tuesday morning

* a storm system with a slow moving cold front will bring periods
of moderate to heavy rain to the watch area late tonight into
Tuesday morning. Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches appear
likely, however some areas may receive higher amounts before
rain comes to an end late Tuesday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:29 PM CDT on August 21, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on August 22, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 10 PM CDT this
evening through Tuesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Kansas and Missouri, including the following
areas, in Kansas, Atchison KS, Doniphan, Johnson KS,
Leavenworth, Linn KS, Miami, and Wyandotte. In Missouri,
Andrew, Bates, Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Cass, Chariton,
Clay, Clinton, Daviess, De Kalb, Grundy, Henry, Jackson,
Johnson MO, Lafayette, Linn MO, Livingston, Pettis, Platte,
ray, Saline, and Sullivan.

* From 10 PM CDT this evening through Tuesday morning

* a storm system with a slow moving cold front will bring periods
of moderate to heavy rain to the watch area late tonight into
Tuesday morning. Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches appear
likely, however some areas may receive higher amounts before
rain comes to an end late Tuesday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
California - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Heat Advisory
Florida - Record Report
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch
Illinois - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Montana - Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Fire Weather Watch
New Jersey - Heat Advisory
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
New York - Flood Warning, Lakeshore Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Lakeshore Flood Warning, Beach Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Special Statement, Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Special Statement , Special Statement, Beach Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Special Statement, Beach Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Fire Weather Watch
- Small Craft Advisory , Marine Warning, Small Craft Advisory

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