Independence, KS (67301)

11:06 PM CDT on May 23, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Pressure 29.94 in
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Overcast 4300 ft
Dew Point 61 °F
Humidity 94%
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METAR KIDP 240355Z AUTO 17004KT 5SM TSRA SCT010 BKN032 OVC043 17/16 A2994 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E THRU W

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Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3200 ft
Overcast 4300 ft
Dew Point 61 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen 2.50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity No Activity
METAR KIDP 240355Z AUTO 17004KT 5SM TSRA SCT010 BKN032 OVC043 17/16 A2994 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E THRU W

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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 10:24 PM CDT on May 23, 2015

The National Weather Service in Wichita, KS has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Verdigris river at Independence.
* From Sunday evening until Tuesday morning.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late Sunday evening and
continue to rise to near 32.9 feet by Monday morning. The river
will fall below flood stage by Monday evening.




                     Fld observed forecast 7 PM
location stg stg day time sun Mon Tue
Independence 30.0 11.6 Sat 10 PM 28.7 30.9 16.4


lat... Lon 3739 9573 3714 9576 3713 9555 3738 9558





940 PM CDT Sat may 23 2015

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
Montgomery County in southeastern Kansas...
Woodson County in southeastern Kansas...
Wilson County in southeastern Kansas...

* until 445 am CDT Sunday

* at 939 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
flooding. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen across
portions of the area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Coffeyville... Independence... Neodesha... Fredonia... Cherryvale...
Caney... Yates Center... Dearing... Altoona... Elk City... Toronto...
Buffalo... Tyro... Neosho Falls... Liberty... Havana... Bolton...
Sycamore... Benedict and New Albany.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flooding is observed act quickly. Move up to
higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas subject to
flooding when water begins rising.


Lat... Lon 3804 9596 3804 9552 3700 9552 3700 9596


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Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 10:32 PM CDT on May 23, 2015

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of southeast Kansas... including the following
areas... Allen... Chautauqua... Elk... Greenwood... Labette...
Montgomery... Neosho... Wilson and Woodson.

* Through Monday morning.

* Showers and thunderstorms will continue overnight through
Sunday. The rain will be heavy at times. Storm total rainfall
amounts of 2 to 4 inches is expected with locally higher amounts
possible. With grounds already saturated... any additional
rainfall will go into runoff and will likely result in
flooding... including some river flooding.

* Those with outdoor plans along creeks and rivers need to
monitor the weather situation closely this weekend.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Remember to turn around... don't drown.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.