Buchanan County, MO
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Flash Flood Watch
KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>004-011>013-020>022-028>030-037-038-
043-044-053-054-271630-
/O.EXT.KEAX.FF.A.0002.000000T0000Z-160528T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-DONIPHAN-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-
JOHNSON KS-ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-
BUCHANAN-CLINTON-CALDWELL-PLATTE-CLAY-RAY-JACKSON-LAFAYETTE-CASS-
JOHNSON MO-BATES-HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATCHISON...PAOLA...OSAWATOMIE...
LOUISBURG...PLEASANTON...LA CYGNE...MOUND CITY...WATHENA...
ELWOOD...TROY...HIGHLAND...FORT LEAVENWORTH...LEAVENWORTH...
LANSING...KANSAS CITY KANSAS...OVERLAND PARK...STANLEY...OLATHE...
SHAWNEE...LENEXA...TARKIO...ROCKPORT...FAIRFAX...MARYVILLE...
GRANT CITY...ALBANY...STANBERRY...KING CITY...OREGON...MAITLAND...
FOREST CITY...CRAIG...SAVANNAH...COUNTRY CLUB VILLA...MAYSVILLE...
STEWARTSVILLE...OSBORN...UNION STAR...CLARKSDALE...
ST. JOSEPH AIRPORT...ST. JOSEPH...CAMERON...PLATTSBURG...
LATHROP...HAMILTON...BRAYMER...POLO...BRECKENRIDGE...PARKVILLE...
PLATTE CITY...RIVERSIDE...WEATHERBY LAKE...WESTON...GLADSTONE...
LIBERTY...EXCELSIOR SPRINGS...RICHMOND...LAWSON...KANSAS CITY...
INDEPENDENCE...ODESSA...HIGGINSVILLE...LEXINGTON...CONCORDIA...
BELTON...RAYMORE...HARRISONVILLE...PLEASANT HILL...WARRENSBURG...
BUTLER...ADRIAN...RICH HILL...CLINTON...WINDSOR
323 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT 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...ATCHISON MO...BATES...BUCHANAN...CALDWELL...CASS...
CLAY...CLINTON...DE KALB...GENTRY...HENRY...HOLT...JACKSON...
JOHNSON MO...LAFAYETTE...NODAWAY...PLATTE...RAY AND WORTH.

* THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING

* SEVERAL ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS EASTERN
KANSAS AND WESTERN MISSOURI THROUGH TOMORROW MORNING. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COMBINED WITH THE RAIN THAT HAS ALREADY
FALLEN THIS WEEK COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.


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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Flood Warning
KSC005-043-091-103-209-MOC003-021-025-047-049-061-063-095-107-165-
177-280300-
/O.NEW.KEAX.FA.W.0005.160527T0259Z-160528T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LEAVENWORTH KS-WYANDOTTE KS-JOHNSON KS-DONIPHAN KS-ATCHISON KS-
PLATTE MO-CLINTON MO-LAFAYETTE MO-DAVIESS MO-RAY MO-ANDREW MO-
JACKSON MO-CALDWELL MO-DEKALB MO-BUCHANAN MO-CLAY MO-
959 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PLEASANT HILL HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
LEAVENWORTH COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN KANSAS...
WYANDOTTE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN KANSAS...
JOHNSON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTHEASTERN DONIPHAN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN KANSAS...
EASTERN ATCHISON COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN KANSAS...
PLATTE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...
CLINTON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
NORTHWESTERN LAFAYETTE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...
SOUTHERN DAVIESS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
RAY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...
SOUTHEASTERN ANDREW COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
JACKSON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...
CALDWELL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
SOUTHERN DEKALB COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
BUCHANAN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
CLAY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FRIDAY

* AT 954 PM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND LAW OFFICIALS HAVE
REPORTED MULTIPLE ROADS CLOSED ACROSS THE REGION DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN. ADDITIONAL STRONG STORMS TONIGHT
WILL RESULT IN HEAVY RAIN WHICH COULD CAUSE MORE FLASH FLOODING.
WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES HAS FALLEN...WITH
SOME LOCAL AREAS RECEIVING OVER 4 INCHES OF RAIN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
KANSAS CITY...OVERLAND PARK...OLATHE...INDEPENDENCE...
LEE'S SUMMIT...ST. JOSEPH...SHAWNEE...BLUE SPRINGS...LENEXA...
LEAVENWORTH...LEAWOOD...RAYTOWN...LIBERTY...GLADSTONE...
GRANDVIEW...PRAIRIE VILLAGE...RAYMORE...GARDNER...
GRAIN VALLEY AND LANSING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3943 9517 3987 9497 3986 9376 3921 9377
3912 9410 3885 9412 3883 9433 3885 9461
3880 9461 3875 9505 3898 9506 3898 9518

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Flood Warning
MOC021-281135-
/O.CON.KEAX.FL.W.0069.000000T0000Z-160530T1552Z/
/AGYM7.2.ER.160527T0536Z.160527T1800Z.160529T1552Z.NO/
636 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Platte River near Agency.
* until Monday morning.
* At 5:30 AM Friday the stage was 21.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 25.6 feet by this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage late Sunday
morning.
* At 25.0 feet...Flooding begins at the east border of Agency.
* At 20.0 feet...Low-lying areas east of Agency begin to flood.

&&
Latest
Location FS Stage Day/Time Forecast

Platte River
Agency 20 21.5 Fri 05 AM 25.6 this afternoon

&&

LAT...LON 3977 9480 3977 9471 3951 9464 3941 9464 3941 9472



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Flood Warning
KSC043-MOC003-021-281135-
/O.EXT.KEAX.FL.W.0057.160527T2005Z-160601T1100Z/
/SJSM7.2.ER.160527T2005Z.160528T1800Z.160531T1100Z.NO/
636 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Missouri River at St Joseph.
* from this afternoon to Wednesday morning.
* At 5:30 AM Friday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 22.1 feet by early Saturday afternoon. The
river will fall below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* At 21.0 feet...Riverfront Park in St. Joseph begins to flood.
* At 19.0 feet...Backwater from the Missouri River floods property
along the Nodaway river at Nodaway, Missouri.
* At 17.0 feet...Lowland flooding upstream and downstream from St.
Joseph occurs.


&&
Latest
Location FS Stage Day/Time Forecast

Missouri River
St Joseph 17 15.4 Fri 05 AM 22.1 early Saturday
afternoon

&&

LAT...LON 3991 9501 3990 9489 3975 9483 3964 9488 3970 9505



$$

Flood Warning
KSC005-MOC021-165-281135-
/O.EXT.KEAX.FL.W.0082.160528T0627Z-160531T1400Z/
/ATCK1.1.ER.160528T0627Z.160529T0000Z.160530T1400Z.NO/
636 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Missouri River at Atchison.
* from late tonight to Tuesday morning.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 24.2
feet Saturday evening.
* At 22.0 feet...Low-lying areas on the Missouri side of the river
begin to flood.

&&
Latest
Location FS Stage Day/Time Forecast

Missouri River
Atchison 22 24.2 Saturday evening

&&

LAT...LON 3970 9505 3964 9488 3942 9493 3942 9508 3958 9516



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