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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:52 AM CDT on August 22, 2017

Expires 6:45 AM EDT on August 22, 2017


... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 545 am CDT for
southern Jefferson... Shawnee... northwestern Douglas and southeastern
Jackson counties...

At 236 am CDT, emergency management reported flash flooding 3 miles
south-southeast of McLouth where a water Rescue was being performed.
Rainfall of two to four inches has been common in the warned area
with local amounts over six inches likely.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Topeka, northern Lawrence, Rossville, Oskaloosa, Tecumseh, Dover,
Silver Lake, Auburn, Perry, McLouth, Meriden, Ozawkie, Lecompton,
Willard, Pauline, Williamstown, Perry Lake, Grantville and Berryton.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 between mile markers 346 and 355.
Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 167 and 193.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.


Lat... Lon 3901 9519 3899 9562 3887 9561 3888 9593
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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 8:10 PM CDT on August 21, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on August 22, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Kansas and northeast Kansas,
including the following areas, in east central Kansas,
Anderson, Coffey, Douglas, Franklin, Lyon, Osage, Shawnee, and
Wabaunsee. In northeast Kansas, Brown, Jackson, Jefferson,
Nemaha, and Pottawatomie.

* Through Tuesday morning

* a period of heavy rainfall is expected with the potential for
a few locations to receive around 2 inches of rain by Tuesday
morning.

* The heavy rainfall over a short period of time could lead to
rapid rises on creeks and streams, especially in urban areas.
Ponding of water on roads is also likely.

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 8:10 PM CDT on August 21, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on August 22, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Kansas and northeast Kansas,
including the following areas, in east central Kansas,
Anderson, Coffey, Douglas, Franklin, Lyon, Osage, Shawnee, and
Wabaunsee. In northeast Kansas, Brown, Jackson, Jefferson,
Nemaha, and Pottawatomie.

* Through Tuesday morning

* a period of heavy rainfall is expected with the potential for
a few locations to receive around 2 inches of rain by Tuesday
morning.

* The heavy rainfall over a short period of time could lead to
rapid rises on creeks and streams, especially in urban areas.
Ponding of water on roads is also likely.

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

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