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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
415 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-242115-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
415 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE RATHER PERSISTENT AND PRODUCE
PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL. THE HEAVIEST RAIN IS
EXPECTED TO BE ALONG AND EAST OF A LINE FROM HERINGTON TO
MANHATTAN TO SENECA...AND A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR
THIS AREA THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

THE THREAT FOR HEAVY RAINFALL AND POSSIBLE FLOODING CONTINUES
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE
FORECAST TO BE COMMON...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER 5 INCHES
POSSIBLE.

THERE IS ANOTHER CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING OF MEMORIAL DAY. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE STRONG TO
SEVERE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

STORM SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT. SPOTTERS ARE
ENCOURAGED TO REPORT RAINFALL AMOUNTS OVER ONE INCH TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA.

&&

MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TOP/SITREP

$$






Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
323 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

KSZ011-022-023-036-241000-
/O.EXB.KTOP.FF.A.0001.150523T2100Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NEMAHA-RILEY-POTTAWATOMIE-GEARY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANHATTAN...JUNCTION CITY
323 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL KANSAS
  AND NORTHEAST KANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST
  CENTRAL KANSAS...GEARY. IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...NEMAHA...
  POTTAWATOMIE AND RILEY.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA
  THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE
  TO TWO INCHES ARE EXPECTED TO BE COMMON...WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS
  OVER THREE INCHES POSSIBLE. WITH WET GROUND CONDITIONS AND
  ELEVATED RIVER LEVELS FROM RECENT RAINFALL...FLASH FLOODING AND
  RIVER FLOODING MAY RESULT.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE BUT NOT
IMMINENT IN THE WATCH AREA. PERSONS IN THE WATCH AREA ARE ADVISED
TO CHECK PREPAREDNESS REQUIREMENTS...KEEP INFORMED...AND BE READY
FOR QUICK ACTION IF FLOODING THREATENS.

&&

$$



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