Kansas City, MO

1:26 AM CDT on August 22, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 925 ft 39.10 °N, 94.57 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

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Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Few 900 ft
Scattered Clouds 5000 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.51 in
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6:38 AM 8:03 PM
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Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Few 900 ft
Scattered Clouds 5000 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.51 in
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6:38 AM 8:03 PM
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SPECI KMKC 220604Z 26006KT 9SM -TSRA FEW009 SCT050 OVC090 22/22 A2997 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS TSE0556B02 P0000 T02220217

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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 12:51 AM CDT Aug. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill MO has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Little Blue river near Lake City.
* From this afternoon to Wednesday afternoon.
* At 12:45 am Tuesday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage this
afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet... low-lying areas adjacent to the river begin to
flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Little Blue River
Lake city 18 14.8 Tue 01 am 18.0 this afternoon


lat... Lon 3905 9438 3921 9430 3921 9424 3911 9427 3905 9432





1251 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill MO has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Blue River at 71 Highway.
* From this morning to Wednesday morning.
* Flood stage is 61.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 61.1
feet late this morning.
* At 61.0 feet... low-lying areas in the vicinity of Hickman Mills
drive, 85th street, and 71 Highway begin to flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
71 Highway 61 61.1 late this morning


lat... Lon 3900 9455 3899 9451 3896 9453 3897 9457





1251 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill MO has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Blue River at Bannister Road.
* From early this morning to Wednesday morning.
* At 11:45 PM Monday the stage was 16.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early this morning and
continue to rise to near 35.8 feet by this morning. The river will
fall below flood stage by late this morning.
* At 34.0 feet... Woodlands along the river are flooded. Water may
also approach flood stage at 71 Highway and other downstream
locations.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
Bannister Road 34 16.9 Tue 12 am 35.8 this morning


lat... Lon 3885 9463 3896 9458 3894 9453 3884 9459 3880 9463






1251 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill MO has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Blue River at Blue Ridge Boulevard.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 12:00 am Tuesday the stage was 28.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early this morning and
continue to rise to near 37.6 feet by this morning. The river will
fall below flood stage by this afternoon.
* At 36.5 feet... Red Bridge Road begins to flood.
* At 36.0 feet... low-lying apartments on Holmes Road begin to flood.
* At 35.3 feet... Recreation Area on the northwest side of the bridge
begins to flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
Blue Ridge bou 35 28.1 Tue 12 am 37.6 this morning


lat... Lon 3895 9458 3897 9457 3896 9453 3894 9453






1240 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to major severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Indian Creek at Stateline Rd Leawood.

* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 11:30 PM Monday the stage was 19.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by midnight and
continue to rise to near 28.6 feet by early this morning. The river
will fall below flood stage by late this morning.
* At 26.0 feet... water begins to affect commercial buildings near
104th street just west of state line Road.
* At 25.0 feet... water begins to cover portions of state line Road.
* At 23.0 feet... parking lot just west of state line Road begins to
flood.
* At 20.0 feet... water begins to cover the portion of Lee Boulevard
located south of Interstate 435.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Indian Creek
Stateline Rd l 20 19.9 Mon 11 PM 28.6 early this morning


lat... Lon 3892 9462 3894 9462 3896 9456 3895 9456






1204 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

... Flash flood emergency for the Kansas City Metro...

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Wyandotte County in northeastern Kansas...
Leavenworth County in northeastern Kansas...
Johnson County in east central Kansas...
Clay County in west central Missouri...
Platte County in west central Missouri...
Jackson County in west central Missouri...

* until 800 am CDT Tuesday

* at 1201 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms with very
heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is already
occurring, and will continue to worsen through the early morning
hours. Water rescues are ongoing throughout the Kansas City area,
and creeks and streams are rising rapidly.

This is a flash flood emergency for the Kansas City metropolitan
area. This is a particularly dangerous situation. Seek higher ground
now!

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kansas City, Overland Park, Olathe, Independence, Lee's Summit,
Shawnee, Blue Springs, Lenexa, Leavenworth, Leawood, Raytown,
Liberty, Gladstone, Grandview, Prairie Village, Gardner, Grain
Valley, Lansing, Excelsior Springs and Merriam.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 in Missouri between mile markers 0 and 29.
Interstate 70 in Kansas between mile markers 410 and 423.
Interstate 35 in Missouri between mile markers 0 and 32.
Interstate 35 in Kansas between mile markers 202 and 235.
Interstate 29 between mile markers 0 and 25.
Interstate 635 between mile markers 0 and 12.
Interstate 470 between mile markers 0 and 16.
Interstate 435 between mile markers 0 and 83.
Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 206 and 226.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. This is an extremely dangerous and
life-threatening situation. Do not attempt to travel unless you are
fleeing an area subject to flooding or under an evacuation order.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3942 9518 3942 9497 3945 9499 3947 9460
      3945 9422 3945 9421 3921 9421 3921 9417
      3918 9419 3914 9410 3888 9412 3883 9427
      3885 9461 3874 9461 3874 9506 3898 9506
      3899 9508 3896 9509 3898 9516 3897 9519


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1152 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to record severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Indian Creek at Overland Park.

* Until late Tuesday night.
* At 11:15 PM Monday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
to near 18.2 feet by early Tuesday morning. The river will fall
below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* At 18.4 feet... flood waters reach homes and garages along west
106th street, west 106th terrace, west 103rd street, Robinson,
Lamar, Horton, Indian Creek drive, Indian Creek parkwary, Beverly,
west 107th street, and El Monte.
* At 16.5 feet... flood waters approach homes along Conser street.
* At 15.1 feet... flood waters reach Antioch Road 600 feet north of
Indian Creek. Water also reaches buildings near the creek along
Antioch Road west 106th Circle and El Monte cul de SAC.
* At 14.3 feet... flood waters threaten basements along Lowell and
Antioch Road.
* At 8.0 feet... low-lying land along the creek begins to flood,
including a paved bike and walking path.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Indian Creek
Overland Park 14 13.2 Mon 11 PM 18.2 early Tuesday morning


lat... Lon 3892 9470 3894 9470 3895 9466 3894 9462 3892 9462






1143 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill MO has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Blue River near Stanley.
* From late tonight to Wednesday morning.
* At 11:31 PM Monday the stage was 5.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Tuesday morning and continue
to rise to near 17.1 feet by Tuesday morning. The river will fall
below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* At 16.0 feet... farmland adjacent to the Blue River floods.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
Stanley 16 5.9 Tue 12 am 17.1 Tuesday morning


lat... Lon 3883 9469 3885 9463 3880 9463 3879 9467






1119 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 345 am CDT for
Wyandotte... Leavenworth... northern Johnson... southeastern Platte and
Jackson counties...

At 1116 PM CDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
that heavy rain was falling over the area. Radar estimates that
many areas have seen between 3 and 6 inches of rainfall. Automated
gauges show similar rainfall amounts. Additionally there have been
numerous reports of flash flooding is already occurring throughout
the warned area. Rainfall is expected to continue through the night
and it's possible another 2 to 4 inches of rain will fall before
sunrise.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kansas City, Overland Park, Independence, Lee's Summit, Shawnee, Blue
Springs, Lenexa, Leawood, Raytown, Prairie Village, Grain Valley,
Lansing, Merriam, mission, Oak Grove, Bonner Springs, De Soto,
Parkville, Tonganoxie and Basehor.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 in Missouri between mile markers 0 and 28.
Interstate 70 in Kansas between mile markers 410 and 423.
Interstate 35 in Missouri between mile markers 0 and 4.
Interstate 35 in Kansas between mile markers 223 and 235.
Interstate 29 between mile markers 3 and 7.
Interstate 635 between mile markers 0 and 12.
Interstate 470 between mile markers 11 and 16.
Interstate 435 between mile markers 2 and 23, and between mile
markers 57 and 70.
Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 206 and 226.

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 3929 9517 3923 9460 3911 9460 3915 9452
      3912 9445 3917 9440 3920 9440 3916 9437
      3924 9429 3921 9421 3921 9417 3918 9419
      3917 9414 3915 9411 3895 9412 3895 9506
      3899 9507 3896 9508 3898 9516 3897 9519


Cdb



1046 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Johnson County in east central Kansas...
southern Jackson County in west central Missouri...

* until 445 am CDT Tuesday

* at 1043 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain slowly moving south across Johnson County KS and
Jackson County MO. Rainfall rates of 1 to 3 inches per hour for
several hours may lead to as much as 6 inches of rain in places
through the Flash Flood Warning area. Flash flooding is expected
to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Overland Park, Olathe, Lee's Summit, Lenexa, Leawood, Grandview,
Gardner, De Soto, Spring Hill, Greenwood, Lake lotawana, Edgerton,
Lone Jack, Unity Village, Clare, Lackmans, Stillwell, Clearview
City and Stanley.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 35 in Kansas between mile markers 202 and 222.
Interstate 470 between mile markers 0 and 10.
Interstate 435 between mile markers 0 and 1, and between mile
markers 71 and 83.

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 3895 9411 3883 9412 3885 9461 3874 9461
      3874 9505 3895 9506


Cdb



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:29 PM CDT Aug. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 10 PM CDT this
evening through Tuesday 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, Daviess, De Kalb, Grundy, Henry, Jackson,
Johnson MO, Lafayette, Linn MO, Livingston, Pettis, Platte,
ray, Saline, and Sullivan.

* From 10 PM CDT this evening through Tuesday morning

* a storm system with a slow moving cold front will bring periods
of moderate to heavy rain to the watch area late tonight into
Tuesday morning. Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches appear
likely, however some areas may receive higher amounts before
rain comes to an end late Tuesday morning.

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.