Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
1255 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

KSZ025-103-104-MOZ028-240645-
WYANDOTTE KS-ATCHISON KS-LEAVENWORTH KS-PLATTE MO-
1255 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LEAVENWORTH...WYANDOTTE...
SOUTHEASTERN ATCHISON AND PLATTE COUNTIES UNTIL 145 AM CDT...

AT 1254 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR LANSING...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SHAWNEE...LEAVENWORTH...LANSING...BONNER SPRINGS...PARKVILLE...
TONGANOXIE...PLATTE CITY...BASEHOR...EDWARDSVILLE...RIVERSIDE...
WEATHERBY LAKE...WESTON...LAKE QUIVIRA...KANSAS CITY...
LAKE WAUKOMIS...CAMDEN POINT...FERRELVIEW...PLATTE WOODS...
EASTON AND HOUSTON LAKE.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 70 IN KANSAS BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 410 AND 418.
 INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 5 AND 27.
 INTERSTATE 635 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 4 AND 9.
 INTERSTATE 435 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 9 AND 39.
 KANSAS TURNPIKE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 216 AND 226.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3950 9467 3932 9460 3923 9460 3904 9471
      3905 9481 3906 9484 3905 9488 3908 9519
      3942 9518 3942 9521 3943 9521
TIME...MOT...LOC 0554Z 268DEG 37KT 3926 9498

$$

LEIGHTON



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