Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
138 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Kansas...

  Stranger Creek near Tonganoxie affecting Leavenworth County.

  Stranger Creek at Easton affecting Atchison and Leavenworth
  Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flowing water. Nearly half of all flood
fatalities are vehicle related. As little as 6 inches of water may
cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Two feet of water will
carry most vehicles away.This product along with additional weather
and stream information is available at www.weather.gov/kc/.

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138 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Stranger Creek at Easton.
* until late Saturday night.
* At 12:30 AM Friday the stage was 20.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.4 feet by this
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday morning.
* At 20.0 feet...All roads out of Easton except for highway 192 west
  of 231st street in Easton are closed.
* At 19.5 feet...Highway 192 just east of Easton is closed due to
  swift current of water over the road.
* At 18.0 feet...1st street in Easton and 231st street north and
  south of Easton begin to flood.
* At 17.0 feet...Water enters low-lying fields south of Easton.

&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Stranger Creek
  Easton          17   20.3   Fri 12 AM   20.4 this morning

&&

LAT...LON 3947 9519 3948 9511 3920 9500 3918 9511



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138 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Stranger Creek near Tonganoxie.
* until late Sunday night.
* At  1:16 AM Friday the stage was 22.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early this morning
  and continue to rise to near 27.3 feet by this morning. The river
  will fall below flood stage by early Sunday morning.
* At 25.0 feet...County Highway 6 floods about 3 miles east of
  Tonganoxie.
* At 23.0 feet...Low-lying farmland along the creek floods.

&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Stranger Creek
  Tonganoxie      23   22.9   Fri 01 AM   27.3 this morning

&&

LAT...LON 3918 9511 3920 9500 3901 9496 3900 9508



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