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

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
544 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016




  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/.

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544 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Platte River near Platte City.
* At  5:24 PM Friday the stage was 24.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 25.9 feet by
  Sunday morning. The river will fall below flood stage early Tuesday
  afternoon.
* 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.

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                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Platte River
  Platte City     20   24.0   Fri 05 PM   25.9 Sunday morning

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



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