...Flash Flood Watch in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening through Thursday evening...
The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kansas and Missouri...including the following areas...in east central Kansas...Linn KS and Miami. In Missouri...Bates...Cass... Cooper...Henry...Howard...Johnson MO...Pettis and Randolph.
* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Thursday evening
* the potential exists for several rounds of showers and thunderstorms from tonight through portions of the day on Thursday. Total rainfall may exceed 2 to 3 inches in localized areas which may cause areas of flash flooding.
* Flash flooding is possible across the watch area. Significant ponding of water in urban areas is also possible. Small streams may rise above their banks and cause flooding of low lying areas including roadways. Flash flooding at night is extremely dangerous.
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.