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Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 3:43 AM CDT on August 26, 2016

Expires 10:15 AM EDT on August 26, 2016

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 10 am CDT this

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Kansas and west central Missouri... including the
following areas... in Kansas... Johnson KS... Leavenworth... Linn
KS... Miami and Wyandotte. In west central Missouri... Bates...
Cass... Clay... Henry... Jackson... Johnson MO... Lafayette...
Platte and ray.

* Until 10 am CDT this morning

* scattered thunderstorms will continue to develop and move through
the watch area this morning. Total rainfall amounts of 1 to 2
inches are expected with locally higher amounts possible...
especially where storms track repeatedly over the same areas.

* Excessive rainfall could lead to flash flooding of creeks...
streams low-lying areas... and ... urban locations. Flooding may
occur in areas that are not typically flood prone.

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.

319 am CDT Fri Aug 26 2016

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Johnson County in east central Kansas...
Miami County in east central Kansas...

* until 915 am CDT

* at 316 am CDT... Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
one to two inches of heavy rain due to thunderstorms in the last
three hours... and up to an additional inch of rain is possible
through mid-morning. This rainfall is occurring in areas that have
already experienced several inches of rainfall over the last 36
hours... and may cause Urban and Small Stream flooding in the
advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Overland Park... Olathe... Shawnee... Lenexa... Leawood...
Prairie Village... Gardner... Merriam... mission... Bonner Springs...
De Soto... Paola... Spring Hill... Osawatomie... Louisburg... Fairway...
Mission Hills... Edgerton... Westwood and Lake Quivira.

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.

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Florida - Record Report
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
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