Lee's Summit, MO (64002)

10:44 AM CDT on August 22, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 971 ft 38.94 °N, 94.35 °W | Updated 8 seconds ago

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.11 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 800 ft
Overcast 4900 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 2.61 in
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6:37 AM 8:02 PM
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Pressure 30.11 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 800 ft
Overcast 4900 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 2.61 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:37 AM 8:02 PM
New Moon, 1% visible
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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:02 AM CDT Aug. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blue River near Stanley.
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 9:01 am Tuesday the stage was 17.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late this morning.
* At 16.0 feet... farmland adjacent to the Blue River floods.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
Stanley 16 17.8 Tue 09 am 13.4 late this morning


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






959 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Sibley.
* Until Thursday evening.
* At 9:23 am Tuesday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
rise to near 25.6 feet by early Wednesday morning. The river will
fall below flood stage by Wednesday before midnight.
* At 22.0 feet... low-lying rural areas along the river and outside of
levee protection flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Sibley 22 15.7 Tue 09 am 25.6 early Wednesday
morning


lat... Lon 3925 9431 3922 9417 3916 9415 3918 9420 3918 9432






959 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Little Blue river near Lake City.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 8:45 am Tuesday the stage was 22.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late 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 22.3 Tue 09 am 21.3 this afternoon


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






959 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blue River at Colorado Avenue.
* From this morning to this afternoon.
* At 9:32 am Tuesday the stage was 56.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 56.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late this morning.
* At 56.0 feet... flood waters approach Denver Avenue.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast




Blue River
lat... Lon 3903 9455 3904 9453 3904 9449 3902 9450





959 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Napoleon.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 9:00 am Tuesday the stage was 18.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 22.9 feet by
early Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
Thursday morning.
* At 17.0 feet... low-lying areas unprotected by levees begin to
flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Napoleon 17 18.6 Tue 09 am 22.9 early Wednesday
morning


lat... Lon 3916 9415 3922 9417 3925 9386 3918 9384 3911 9405






916 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blue River at 40 Highway.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 31.0
feet late this morning.
* At 30.0 feet... low-lying areas near 40 Highway are flooded.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
40 Highway 30 31.0 late this morning


lat... Lon 3907 9452 3908 9451 3908 9448 3906 9448






916 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blue River at stadium drive.
* At 8:30 am Tuesday the stage was 32.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 33.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage late
this morning.
* At 32.0 feet... a low-lying area on the east side of the river near
stadium drive begins to flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
stadium drive 33 32.9 Tue 08 am 33.0 late this morning


lat... Lon 3904 9453 3907 9452 3906 9448 3904 9449






916 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blue River at 63rd street.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 48.1
feet late this morning.
* At 48.0 feet... low-lying areas in the vicinity of 63rd street begin
to flood.

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location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
63rd street 48 48.1 late this morning


lat... Lon 3900 9455 3903 9455 3902 9450 3899 9451






916 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blue River at 71 Highway.
* Flood stage is 61.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 63.8
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 63.8 late this morning


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






916 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blue River at Bannister Road.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 8:45 am Tuesday the stage was 39.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
this afternoon.
* 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 39.1 Tue 09 am 38.7 late this morning


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






916 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blue River at Blue Ridge Boulevard.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 9:00 am Tuesday the stage was 40.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late this afternoon.
* At 38.6 feet... Blue Ridge Boulevard on the west side of the bridge
begins to flood.
* 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 40.2 Tue 09 am 40.2 late this morning


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






916 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blue River at 12th street.
* At 8:45 am Tuesday the stage was 29.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* At 30.0 feet... low-lying areas near 12th street begin to flood.
When the Missouri River is high, the flood waters from the Blue
River may approach the top of the flood wall on the West Bank of
the Blue River near the Wilson Avenue bridge.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
12th street 30 29.2 Tue 09 am 30.9 late this morning


lat... Lon 3909 9451 3912 9451 3913 9448 3912 9446 3909 9448






737 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Leavenworth County in northeastern Kansas...
southeastern Atchison County in northeastern Kansas...
Wyandotte County in northeastern Kansas...
northern Miami County in east central Kansas...
Johnson County in east central Kansas...
northern Henry County in west central Missouri...
northwestern Pettis County in central Missouri...
Jackson County in west central Missouri...
Johnson County in west central Missouri...
Cass County in west central Missouri...
Clay County in west central Missouri...
southwestern Clinton County in northwestern Missouri...
southwestern Lafayette County in west central Missouri...
Platte County in west central Missouri...

* until 730 PM CDT Tuesday

* at 734 am CDT, rain gauge data indicates heavy rainfall fell
Monday night that will continue to cause flooding in the warning
area through at least Tuesday evening.

* 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, Belton, Prairie Village, Raymore,
Gardner, Warrensburg and Grain Valley.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3849 9462 3856 9461 3850 9507 3897 9506
      3899 9507 3897 9509 3898 9519 3942 9519
      3948 9462 3945 9421 3921 9421 3914 9410
      3893 9412 3893 9347 3854 9351 3845 9406


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620 am CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Indian Creek at Stateline Rd Leawood.
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 5:30 am Tuesday the stage was 27.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to 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.

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location fs stage day/time forecast

Indian Creek
Stateline Rd l 20 27.7 Tue 05 am 27.2 this morning


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






Hydrologic Statement
Issued: 9:16 AM CDT Aug. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

* flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast below flood stage with a maximum
value of 17.8 feet this afternoon.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 17.8 feet this afternoon.


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location fs stage day/time forecast

Blue River
17th street 24 17.8 this afternoon


lat... Lon 3908 9451 3909 9451 3909 9448 3908 9448