Leavenworth Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 6:22 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the stranger creek near Tonganoxie.
* From this afternoon to Tuesday afternoon.
* At 6:01 am Sunday the stage was 20.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 24.0 feet by early Monday morning. The
river will fall below flood stage by Monday afternoon.
* At 23.0 feet... low-lying farmland along the creek floods.

location fs stage day/time forecast

Stranger creek
Tonganoxie 23 20.0 sun 06 am 24.0 early Monday morning

lat... Lon 3918 9511 3920 9500 3901 9496 3900 9508

622 am CDT sun may 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the stranger creek at Easton.
* From this morning to Tuesday evening.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 19.2
feet early Monday morning.
* At 18.0 feet... 1st street in Easton and 231st street north and
south of Easton begin to flood.
* At 17.0 feet... water enters low-lying fields south of Easton.

location fs stage day/time forecast

Stranger creek
Easton 17 19.2 early Monday morning

lat... Lon 3947 9519 3948 9511 3920 9500 3918 9511

Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 4:13 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday 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... Cooper... Daviess... De Kalb...
Henry... Howard... Jackson... Johnson MO... Lafayette...
Livingston... Pettis... Platte... Randolph... ray and Saline.

* Through Monday morning

* moderate to heavy rains may lead to localized flooding today
through tomorrow morning. Observed basin areal rainfall values
of around 0.5 to 2 inches has already fallen with an additional
inch or two expected through Monday morning. Locally higher
amounts will be possible throughout the duration of this ongoing

* Many rivers and streams are running at elevated levels due to
heavy rains experienced earlier this week as well as the rain
that has already fallen Saturday night into early Sunday
morning. Additional moderate to heavy rainfall today through the
morning of Memorial Day will likely lead to further rises and
possible flooding to susceptible areas.

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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