Grantville, KS

1:09 AM CDT on August 22, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Oakland | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 911 ft 39.07 °N, 95.64 °W | Updated 5 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
71.5 °F
Feels Like 71.5 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 2.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2400 ft
Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 1.09 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:42 AM 8:07 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
SPECI KTOP 220601Z AUTO 18008KT 7SM -TSRA SCT024 BKN050 OVC090 23/23 A2992 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS PRESFR P0002 T02280228
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2400 ft
Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 1.09 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:42 AM 8:07 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
SPECI KTOP 220601Z AUTO 18008KT 7SM -TSRA SCT024 BKN050 OVC090 23/23 A2992 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS PRESFR P0002 T02280228

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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 10:07 PM CDT Aug. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Topeka has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northeastern Jefferson County in northeastern Kansas...

* until 200 am CDT

* at 1006 PM CDT, trained weather spotters reported thunderstorms
producing heavy rain across the warned area. Over 5 inches of rain
have fallen with more rain expected in the next couple of hours.
Flash flooding is already occurring.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Nortonville.

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.


Lat... Lon 3934 9544 3942 9547 3942 9518 3938 9518


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1003 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
southern Jefferson County in northeastern Kansas...
Shawnee County in east central Kansas...
northwestern Douglas County in east central Kansas...
east central Wabaunsee County in east central Kansas...
southeastern Jackson County in northeastern Kansas...

* until 200 am CDT

* at 1002 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Up to one inch of rain has
already fallen and an additional couple of inches is expected to
fall as storms train over the area.

Flash flooding is occurring or expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Topeka, northern Lawrence, Rossville, Oskaloosa, Tecumseh, Dover,
Silver Lake, Perry, McLouth, Meriden, Ozawkie, Lecompton, Willard,
Williamstown, Perry Lake and Grantville.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 between mile markers 344 and 355.
Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 176 and 196.

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.


Lat... Lon 3901 9519 3896 9598 3920 9601 3929 9518


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955 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northwestern Jefferson County in northeastern Kansas...
east central Jackson County in northeastern Kansas...

* until 200 am CDT

* at 954 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have
already fallen. Flash flooding is already occurring or expected to
begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Valley Falls and Denison.

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.


Lat... Lon 3933 9543 3936 9569 3943 9570 3947 9557
      3942 9557 3942 9547


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955 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northwestern Jefferson County in northeastern Kansas...
east central Jackson County in northeastern Kansas...

* until 200 am CDT

* at 954 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have
already fallen. Flash flooding is already occurring or expected to
begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Valley Falls and Denison.

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.


Lat... Lon 3933 9543 3936 9569 3943 9570 3947 9557
      3942 9557 3942 9547


27



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 8:10 PM CDT Aug. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Kansas and northeast Kansas,
including the following areas, in east central Kansas,
Anderson, Coffey, Douglas, Franklin, Lyon, Osage, Shawnee, and
Wabaunsee. In northeast Kansas, Brown, Jackson, Jefferson,
Nemaha, and Pottawatomie.

* Through Tuesday morning

* a period of heavy rainfall is expected with the potential for
a few locations to receive around 2 inches of rain by Tuesday
morning.

* The heavy rainfall over a short period of time could lead to
rapid rises on creeks and streams, especially in urban areas.
Ponding of water on roads is also likely.

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.