weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

2 products issued by NWS for:
Share |


Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
349 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

KSZ011-012-022>024-026-036>040-054>056-058-059-242100-
/O.CON.KTOP.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NEMAHA-BROWN-RILEY-POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HIAWATHA...MANHATTAN...JUNCTION CITY...
TOPEKA...LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OTTAWA
349 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL KANSAS AND NORTHEAST KANSAS...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
  ANDERSON...COFFEY...DOUGLAS...FRANKLIN...GEARY...LYON...
  MORRIS...OSAGE...SHAWNEE AND WABAUNSEE. IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...
  BROWN...JACKSON...JEFFERSON...NEMAHA...POTTAWATOMIE AND RILEY.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA
  THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2
  INCHES IS EXPECTED...WITH LOCAL HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. GIVEN
  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.

&&

$$







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

$$






U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE