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

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WGUS83 KEAX 270039
FLSEAX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
739 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016


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

  Little Platte River at Smithville affecting Clay and Platte
  Counties.

  Platte River near Agency affecting Buchanan 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/.

&&

MOC047-165-280039-
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/SMHM7.2.ER.160526T2306Z.160527T0600Z.160527T1054Z.NO/
739 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Platte River at Smithville.
* until late Friday night.
* At  6:30 PM Thursday the stage was 28.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 31.9 feet by
  early Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Friday
  morning.
* At 30.5 feet...Bridge Street, Main Street, State Route DD, and
  State Route F begin to flood.

&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Little Platte River
  Smithville      27   28.3   Thu 06 PM   31.9 early Friday morning

&&

LAT...LON 3938 9457 3939 9466 3940 9467 3941 9464 3941 9457



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/O.EXT.KEAX.FL.W.0069.160527T0517Z-160530T1552Z/
/AGYM7.2.ER.160527T0517Z.160527T1800Z.160529T1552Z.NO/
739 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River near Agency.
* from late tonight to Monday morning.
* At  6:30 PM Thursday the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Friday morning and
  continue to rise to near 25.6 feet by early Friday afternoon. The
  river will fall below flood stage by late Sunday 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   16.8   Thu 06 PM   25.6 early Friday afternoon

&&

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



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MOC165-280038-
/O.EXT.KEAX.FL.W.0071.160527T0945Z-160601T1238Z/
/PLCM7.1.ER.160527T0945Z.160528T0000Z.160531T1238Z.UU/
739 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River near Platte City.
* from late tonight to Wednesday morning.
* At  7:28 PM Thursday the stage was 14.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Friday morning and continue to
  rise to near 24.9 feet by Friday evening. The river will fall below
  flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* At 25.0 feet...Water overtops 1st Street in Tracy, Missouri.
* 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   14.0   Thu 07 PM   24.9 Friday evening

&&

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



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