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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:18 PM CDT on May 27, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EDT on June 01, 2016


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT Friday for
Leavenworth... Wyandotte... Johnson... southeastern Doniphan... eastern
Atchison... Platte... Clinton... northwestern Lafayette... southern
Daviess... ray... southeastern Andrew... Jackson... Caldwell... southern
DeKalb... Buchanan and Clay counties...

At 1206 PM CDT... local law enforcement officials reported flooding
across the warned area. Flooding as been reported on Hwy dd along
Castle Creek near Frazier... on Highway E along dicks creek westof
Ridgely... and on Highway b north of Hoover. Additional Road flooding
has been reported in Smithville.

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

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3943 9517 3987 9497 3986 9376 3921 9377
      3912 9410 3885 9412 3883 9433 3885 9461
      3880 9461 3875 9505 3898 9506 3898 9518


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636 am CDT Fri may 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Platte River near agency.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 5:30 am Friday the stage was 21.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 25.6 feet by this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage late Sunday
morning.
* At 25.0 feet... flooding begins at the east border of agency.
* At 20.0 feet... low-lying areas east of agency begin to flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Platte River
agency 20 21.5 Fri 05 am 25.6 this afternoon


lat... Lon 3977 9480 3977 9471 3951 9464 3941 9464 3941 9472






636 am CDT Fri may 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Atchison.
* From late tonight to Tuesday morning.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 24.2
feet Saturday evening.
* At 22.0 feet... low-lying areas on the Missouri side of the river
begin to flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Atchison 22 24.2 Saturday evening


lat... Lon 3970 9505 3964 9488 3942 9493 3942 9508 3958 9516






636 am CDT Fri may 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at St Joseph.
* From this afternoon to Wednesday morning.
* At 5:30 am Friday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 22.1 feet by early Saturday afternoon. The
river will fall below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* At 21.0 feet... Riverfront Park in St. Joseph begins to flood.
* At 19.0 feet... backwater from the Missouri River floods property
along the Nodaway river at Nodaway, Missouri.
* At 17.0 feet... lowland flooding upstream and downstream from St.
Joseph occurs.


                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
St Joseph 17 15.4 Fri 05 am 22.1 early Saturday
afternoon


lat... Lon 3991 9501 3990 9489 3975 9483 3964 9488 3970 9505






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.



Local Storm Report



05/26/2016 0503 PM

2 miles WNW of Elwood, Buchanan County.

Thunderstorm wind gust M59.00 mph, reported by ASOS.


            51 knot gust recorded at stj ASOS




05/26/2016 0503 PM

2 miles WNW of Elwood, Buchanan County.

Thunderstorm wind gust M59.00 mph, reported by ASOS.


            51 knot gust recorded at stj ASOS




05/26/2016 0503 PM

2 miles WNW of Elwood, Buchanan County.

Thunderstorm wind gust M59.00 mph, reported by ASOS.


            51 knot gust recorded at stj ASOS




05/26/2016 0503 PM

2 miles WNW of Elwood, Buchanan County.

Thunderstorm wind gust M59.00 mph, reported by ASOS.


            51 knot gust recorded at stj ASOS




05/26/2016 0503 PM

2 miles WNW of Elwood, Buchanan County.

Thunderstorm wind gust M59 mph, reported by ASOS.


            51 knot gust recorded at stj ASOS





05/26/2016 0503 PM

2 miles WNW of Elwood, Buchanan County.

Thunderstorm wind gust M59 mph, reported by ASOS.


            51 knot gust recorded at stj ASOS





05/26/2016 0503 PM

2 miles WNW of Elwood, Buchanan County.

Thunderstorm wind gust M59 mph, reported by ASOS.


            51 knot gust recorded at stj ASOS



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:24 PM CDT on May 27, 2016


... NWS damage survey for 05/26/2016 tornado event...

.Johnson County MO tornado...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 80 mph
path length /statute/: 0.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 25 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 05/26/2016
start time: 503 PM
start location: 7 miles south southwest of whiteman AFB
start lat/lon: 38.63 / -93.62

End date: 05/26/2016
end time: 504 PM
end location: 7 miles south southwest of whiteman AFB
end_lat/lon: 38.65 / -93.62

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


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Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
California - Freeze Watch
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory
Illinois - Public Information Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - Air Quality Alert
Minnesota - Special Statement
Missouri - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New York - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
North Dakota - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Oregon - Freeze Watch
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
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Virginia - Air Quality Alert
Wyoming - Flood Warning

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