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Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:03 PM CDT on May 27, 2016

Expires 4:03 PM EDT on May 28, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the marais des cygnes river at La Cygne.
* From late tonight until further notice.
* At 2:45 PM Friday the stage was 20.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Saturday morning and
continue to rise to near 29.9 feet by Sunday evening.
* At 30.0 feet... Highway 152 floods 0.75 miles west of La Cygne. If
Middle Creek is also flooding Highway 152, the only Route into or
out of La Cygne will be the County Road, or 4th street, leading
north from La Cygne.
* At 25.0 feet... low lying farmland and other rural land floods.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Marais des cygnes river
La Cygne 25 20.6 Fri 03 PM 29.9 Sunday evening


lat... Lon 3839 9482 3839 9476 3826 9465 3826 9476 3835 9483






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:47 AM CDT on May 27, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 28, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday 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... Atchison MO... Bates... Buchanan... Caldwell... Cass...
Clay... Clinton... De Kalb... Gentry... Henry... Holt... Jackson...
Johnson MO... Lafayette... Nodaway... Platte... ray and Worth.

* Through Saturday morning

* several rounds of thunderstorms are expected across eastern
Kansas and western Missouri through tomorrow morning. This
additional rainfall combined with the rain that has already
fallen this week could lead to 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.





Record Report

Statement as of 1:33 AM CDT on May 27, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Kansas City international MO...

a record rainfall of 3.87 inch(es) was set at Kansas City international MO yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 3.35 set in 1996.



Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Arizona - Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
California - Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Georgia - Hurricane Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Indiana - Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Maine - Air Quality Alert
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - Air Quality Alert
Mississippi - Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Nevada - Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Record Report
New York - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
North Carolina - Hurricane Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Oregon - Freeze Warning
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert
South Carolina - Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Statement , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Public Information Statement
Vermont - Record Report
Virginia - Flash Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wyoming - Flood Warning

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