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

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
819 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015


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

  Platte River near Agency affecting Buchanan County.

  Platte River At Sharps Station affecting Platte County.

  Platte River near Platte City affecting Platte County.


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/.

&&

MOC021-290119-
/O.EXT.KEAX.FL.W.0062.000000T0000Z-150530T0720Z/
/AGYM7.2.ER.150524T2026Z.150527T2045Z.150529T0720Z.NO/
819 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River near Agency.
* until late Friday night.
* At  7:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 27.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Friday 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   27.2   Wed 07 PM   27.0 early Thursday morning

&&

LAT...LON 3977 9480 3977 9471 3951 9464 3941 9464 3941 9472



$$

MOC165-290118-
/O.EXT.KEAX.FL.W.0072.000000T0000Z-150601T0406Z/
/SSTM7.2.ER.150524T1836Z.150529T1800Z.150531T0406Z.NO/
819 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River At Sharps Station.
* until Sunday evening.
* At  7:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 29.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 30.3 feet by
  early Friday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Saturday before midnight.
* At 29.0 feet...Backwater from the Platte River floods Highway KK
  along the Little Platte River at the location 0.2 miles east of
  Highway B.
* At 26.0 feet...Low-lying rural land along the river begins to
  flood.

&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Platte River
  Sharps Station  26   29.3   Wed 07 PM   30.3 early Friday afternoon

&&

LAT...LON 3941 9474 3941 9464 3935 9476 3939 9479



$$

MOC165-290118-
/O.EXT.KEAX.FL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-150601T1010Z/
/PLCM7.1.ER.150525T0320Z.150529T1800Z.150531T1010Z.UU/
819 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River near Platte City.
* until late Sunday night.
* At  3:34 PM Wednesday the stage was 22.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.0 feet by
  early Friday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Sunday morning.
* At 22.0 feet...Flooding occurs at Humphreys Access Area which is
  located 5 miles downstream from Platte City. 300 acres of pasture
  are also flooded.
* At 20.0 feet...Cropland near State Highway 92 near Platte City
  begins to flood.

&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Platte River
  Platte City     20   22.8   Wed 04 PM   24.0 early Friday afternoon

&&

LAT...LON 3939 9479 3935 9476 3927 9481 3929 9484 3933 9483



$$



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