Americus, KS

6:43 PM CDT on August 25, 2016 (GMT -0500)
Timmerman School Area | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Local Storm Report

Elev 1214 ft 38.43 °N, 96.22 °W | Updated 15 seconds ago

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Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 24 °F
Humidity 13%
Rainfall 0.58 in
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6:48 AM 8:04 PM
Last Quarter, 41% visible
METAR KEMP 252253Z AUTO 35005KT 10SM FEW040 28/19 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP158 T02780194
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 24 °F
Humidity 13%
Rainfall 0.58 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:48 AM 8:04 PM
Last Quarter, 41% visible
METAR KEMP 252253Z AUTO 35005KT 10SM FEW040 28/19 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP158 T02780194
A tropical disturbance pushing toward the Bahamas, is expected to develop into a tropical depression or storm, and will likely target Florida and the Gulf Coast this weekend into next week.

Right now, the disturbance remains a broad area of low pressure pushing through the Dominican Republic and Haiti, headed toward the southeast Bahamas. Rainfall totals over 3 inches (with locally higher amounts) are expected in HispaƱiola, particularly over elevated terrain.

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:14 PM CDT Aug. 25, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening through
Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kansas and
northeast Kansas... including the following areas... in east
central Kansas... Anderson... Coffey... Douglas... Franklin...
Lyon... Morris... Osage... Shawnee and Wabaunsee. In northeast
Kansas... Jefferson.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Friday morning

* scattered thunderstorms are expected tonight across east central
Kansas with more widespread thunderstorms overnight into Friday
morning. Some of these locations already received 1 to 2 inches
of rain Wednesday night and an additional 1 to 2 inches of
rainfall will be possible tonight. This additional rain could
result in flash flooding.

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.