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

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
1136 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016


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

  Stranger Creek at Easton affecting Atchison and Leavenworth
  Counties.

  Stranger Creek near Tonganoxie affecting Leavenworth 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/.

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1136 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Stranger Creek at Easton.
* until late tonight.
* At 10:30 AM Saturday the stage was 20.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tonight.
* 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   20.1   Sat 10 AM   19.7 this afternoon

&&

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



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1136 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Stranger Creek near Tonganoxie.
* until Sunday evening.
* At 11:15 AM Saturday the stage was 26.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.2 feet by this
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday afternoon.
* 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   26.1   Sat 11 AM   26.2 this afternoon

&&

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



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