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

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
234 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...Threat for heavy rainfall to potentially cause flooding this
weekend...

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Miami-Linn KS-Saline-Howard-Cass-Johnson MO-Pettis-Cooper-Bates-
Henry-
Including the cities of Paola, Osawatomie, Louisburg, Pleasanton,
La Cygne, Mound City, Marshall, Fayette, Glasgow, New Franklin,
Belton, Raymore, Harrisonville, Pleasant Hill, Warrensburg,
Sedalia, Boonville, Butler, Adrian, Rich Hill, Clinton,
and Windsor
234 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Kansas City/Pleasant Hill has
issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kansas and
  Missouri, including the following areas, in east central
  Kansas, Linn KS and Miami. In Missouri, Bates, Cass, Cooper,
  Henry, Howard, Johnson MO, Pettis, and Saline.

* From Friday evening through Sunday evening.

* Already moist ground conditions are setting the stage for
  potential significant flooding impacts within the watch area.
  Rainfall amounts of over 2 inches are expected for portions of
  central Missouri into east-central Kansas.

* Excessive rainfall could result in flooding of low-lying or poor
  drainage areas...creeks and streams...as well as urban areas.
  Rises on rivers will also be possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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