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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:58 AM CDT on May 27, 2016

Expires 10:15 AM EDT on May 27, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the marais des cygnes river above reading.
* Until late tonight.
* At 2:45 am Friday the stage was 19.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 23.0 feet by this
morning. The river will fall below flood stage late this afternoon.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet... overlow on the right bank is in several
swift channels over Road y 5, 3 miles north of reading.


Lat... Lon 3856 9602 3860 9596 3853 9586 3849 9592







258 am CDT Fri may 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Salt Creek near Lyndon.
* Until this evening.
* At 2:45 am Friday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 13.4 feet by this
morning. The river will fall below flood stage late this morning.
* Impact... at 14.3 feet... water overflows the North Bank of the creek
and flows into fields north of Salt Creek just east of the Highway
75 bridge.


Lat... Lon 3862 9573 3862 9551 3858 9551 3858 9573







112 am CDT Fri may 27 2016

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Wabaunsee County in east central Kansas...
Morris County in east central Kansas...
Shawnee County in east central Kansas...
Jefferson County in northeastern Kansas...
northern Franklin County in east central Kansas...
Geary County in east central Kansas...
Jackson County in northeastern Kansas...
Douglas County in east central Kansas...
Osage County in east central Kansas...
Lyon County in east central Kansas...
eastern Pottawatomie County in northeastern Kansas...

* until 915 am CDT Friday

* at 108 am CDT... local law enforcement and the public have reported
creeks and streams out of their banks as well as some Road
closures. Additional rainfall will prolong the flooding through
the night.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Topeka... Lawrence... Emporia... Junction city... Ottawa... Baldwin City...
Wamego... Holton... Osage City... Council Grove... Carbondale... Valley
Falls... Rossville... Oskaloosa... Alma... Eskridge... Tecumseh... Eudora... St.
Marys and Richland.

This warning replaces the flash flood warnings that are about to
expire.

Additional rainfall amounts of a half to one inch are possible in
the warned area overnight.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 143... and between mile
markers 187 and 198.
Interstate 70 between mile markers 294 and 304... and between mile
markers 323 and 355.
Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 116 and 205.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. Turn around, don't drown.


Lat... Lon 3866 9507 3843 9579 3843 9595 3838 9595
      3826 9636 3852 9635 3862 9691 3908 9689
      3903 9638 3957 9637 3956 9579 3965 9579
      3965 9556 3942 9557 3942 9518 3897 9519
      3898 9515 3895 9509 3899 9506 3898 9506



Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:18 PM CDT on May 26, 2016

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 27, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Kansas... east central Kansas... north
central Kansas and northeast Kansas... including the following
areas... in central Kansas... Dickinson. In east central
Kansas... Anderson... Coffey... Douglas... Franklin... Geary...
Lyon... Morris... Osage... Shawnee and Wabaunsee. In north
central Kansas... Clay... cloud... Ottawa... Republic and
Washington. In northeast Kansas... Brown... Jackson...
Jefferson... Marshall... Nemaha... Pottawatomie and Riley.

* Through Friday afternoon

* several rounds of thunderstorms are expected through Friday
morning across north central and northeast Kansas. Heavy
rainfall has fallen across the area over the last few days and
additional heavy rains could lead to flash flooding as well as
flooding of streams and creeks.


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.





Local Storm Report



05/26/2016 1032 PM

Quenemo, Osage County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            K-68 closed near Quenemo due to flooding.





05/26/2016 1032 PM

Quenemo, Osage County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            K-68 closed near Quenemo due to flooding.





05/26/2016 1032 PM

Quenemo, Osage County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            K-68 closed near Quenemo due to flooding.





05/26/2016 1031 PM

3 miles N of Melvern, Osage County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            285th Road north of Melvern closed due to flooding





05/26/2016 1031 PM

3 miles N of Melvern, Osage County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            285th Road north of Melvern closed due to flooding



Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Record Report
California - Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch
Colorado - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Georgia - Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Dense Fog Advisory
Minnesota - Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New York - Air Quality Alert
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Record Report
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Oregon - Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
South Carolina - Dense Smoke Advisory , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Air Quality Alert
Wyoming - Flood Warning
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch

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