Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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WGUS53 KEAX 270636

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
136 AM CDT THU JUL 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northern Wyandotte County in northeastern Kansas...
  Northern Leavenworth County in northeastern Kansas...
  Clay County in west central Missouri...
  Platte County in west central Missouri...
  Central Jackson County in west central Missouri...

* Until 830 AM CDT Thursday

* At 133 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Areas just north of downtown
  Kansas City saw close to 6 inches of rain from a previous round of
  storms. Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible
  through the night. Flash flooding is occurring or expected to
  begin shortly. This warning replaces the flash flood warning that
  was already in effect for this area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Kansas City, Independence, Lee`s Summit, Blue Springs, Leavenworth,
  Liberty, Gladstone, Grain Valley, Lansing, Excelsior Springs,
  Smithville, Kearney, Oak Grove, Parkville, Platte City, North
  Kansas City, Sugar Creek, Buckner, Riverside and Weatherby Lake.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 70 in Missouri between mile markers 0 and 29.
 Interstate 70 in Kansas between mile markers 422 and 423.
 Interstate 35 in Missouri between mile markers 2 and 26.
 Interstate 29 between mile markers 0 and 27.
 Interstate 635 between mile markers 5 and 12.
 Interstate 470 between mile markers 15 and 16.
 Interstate 435 between mile markers 15 and 62.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


LAT...LON 3942 9497 3950 9487 3934 9421 3921 9421
      3921 9417 3918 9419 3914 9410 3892 9411
      3909 9460 3920 9517 3942 9518



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