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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
240 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following streams in
Kansas...

  Mill Creek at Washington affecting Washington County
  Smoky Hill River near Abeline Sand Spring affecting Dickinson
  County
  Wakarusa River at Wakarusa affecting Shawnee County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following streams in Kansas...

  Cottonwood River near Emporia affecting Lyon County
  Kansas River at Lawrence affecting Douglas and Jefferson Counties
  Marais Des Cygnes River above Reading affecting Lyon and Osage
  Counties
  Mill Creek Near Paxico affecting Wabaunsee County
  Neosho River near Emporia 3nw affecting Lyon County
  Neosho River Near Neosho Rapids affecting Lyon County
  Saline River at Tescott affecting Ottawa and Saline Counties
  Salt Creek near Ada affecting Ottawa County
  Salt Creek near Lyndon affecting Osage County
  Smoky Hill River near Enterprise affecting Dickinson County
  Soldier Creek near Delia affecting Jackson and Shawnee Counties
  Solomon River near Niles affecting Dickinson...Ottawa and Saline
  Counties
  Wakarusa River near Lawrence 4s affecting Douglas County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following streams in Kansas..
  Big Blue River near Blue Rapids affecting Marshall County
  Black Vermillion River at Frankfort affecting Marshall County
  Buffalo Creek near Jamestown affecting Cloud County
  Chapman Creek near Chapman affecting Dickinson County
  Cross Creek near Rossville affecting Shawnee County
  Kansas River at Lecompton affecting Douglas and Jefferson Counties
  Kansas River at Manhattan affecting Pottawatomie...Riley and
  Wabaunsee Counties
  Marais Des Cygnes River at Ottawa affecting Franklin County
  Marais Des Cygnes River near Quenemo affecting Franklin and Osage
  Counties
  Neosho River near Americus affecting Lyon County
  Republican River at Clay Center affecting Clay County
  Vermillion Creek near Louisville affecting Pottawatomie County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...Do not drive into flooded areas. Shallow flowing
water can wash a car from the roadway. Also, the roadbed may be
washed out under the water.

Stay tuned to later developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio
and local media.

&&

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240 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wakarusa River near Lawrence 4s.
* until late tonight.
* At  1:45 PM Friday the stage was 24.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late this afternoon.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Road 1150 East floods.

&&

LAT...LON 3892 9529 3896 9510 3894 9508 3891 9517 3890 9529




$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
240 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following streams in
Kansas...

  Mill Creek at Washington affecting Washington County
  Smoky Hill River near Abeline Sand Spring affecting Dickinson
  County
  Wakarusa River at Wakarusa affecting Shawnee County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following streams in Kansas...

  Cottonwood River near Emporia affecting Lyon County
  Kansas River at Lawrence affecting Douglas and Jefferson Counties
  Marais Des Cygnes River above Reading affecting Lyon and Osage
  Counties
  Mill Creek Near Paxico affecting Wabaunsee County
  Neosho River near Emporia 3nw affecting Lyon County
  Neosho River Near Neosho Rapids affecting Lyon County
  Saline River at Tescott affecting Ottawa and Saline Counties
  Salt Creek near Ada affecting Ottawa County
  Salt Creek near Lyndon affecting Osage County
  Smoky Hill River near Enterprise affecting Dickinson County
  Soldier Creek near Delia affecting Jackson and Shawnee Counties
  Solomon River near Niles affecting Dickinson...Ottawa and Saline
  Counties
  Wakarusa River near Lawrence 4s affecting Douglas County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following streams in Kansas..
  Big Blue River near Blue Rapids affecting Marshall County
  Black Vermillion River at Frankfort affecting Marshall County
  Buffalo Creek near Jamestown affecting Cloud County
  Chapman Creek near Chapman affecting Dickinson County
  Cross Creek near Rossville affecting Shawnee County
  Kansas River at Lecompton affecting Douglas and Jefferson Counties
  Kansas River at Manhattan affecting Pottawatomie...Riley and
  Wabaunsee Counties
  Marais Des Cygnes River at Ottawa affecting Franklin County
  Marais Des Cygnes River near Quenemo affecting Franklin and Osage
  Counties
  Neosho River near Americus affecting Lyon County
  Republican River at Clay Center affecting Clay County
  Vermillion Creek near Louisville affecting Pottawatomie County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...Do not drive into flooded areas. Shallow flowing
water can wash a car from the roadway. Also, the roadbed may be
washed out under the water.

Stay tuned to later developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio
and local media.

&&

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240 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kansas River at Lecompton.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At  1:30 PM Friday the stage was 18.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.5 feet by
  Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Considerable agricultural flooding occurs.

&&

LAT...LON 3909 9563 3907 9534 3902 9534 3905 9563




$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
240 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following streams in
Kansas...

  Mill Creek at Washington affecting Washington County
  Smoky Hill River near Abeline Sand Spring affecting Dickinson
  County
  Wakarusa River at Wakarusa affecting Shawnee County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following streams in Kansas...

  Cottonwood River near Emporia affecting Lyon County
  Kansas River at Lawrence affecting Douglas and Jefferson Counties
  Marais Des Cygnes River above Reading affecting Lyon and Osage
  Counties
  Mill Creek Near Paxico affecting Wabaunsee County
  Neosho River near Emporia 3nw affecting Lyon County
  Neosho River Near Neosho Rapids affecting Lyon County
  Saline River at Tescott affecting Ottawa and Saline Counties
  Salt Creek near Ada affecting Ottawa County
  Salt Creek near Lyndon affecting Osage County
  Smoky Hill River near Enterprise affecting Dickinson County
  Soldier Creek near Delia affecting Jackson and Shawnee Counties
  Solomon River near Niles affecting Dickinson...Ottawa and Saline
  Counties
  Wakarusa River near Lawrence 4s affecting Douglas County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following streams in Kansas..
  Big Blue River near Blue Rapids affecting Marshall County
  Black Vermillion River at Frankfort affecting Marshall County
  Buffalo Creek near Jamestown affecting Cloud County
  Chapman Creek near Chapman affecting Dickinson County
  Cross Creek near Rossville affecting Shawnee County
  Kansas River at Lecompton affecting Douglas and Jefferson Counties
  Kansas River at Manhattan affecting Pottawatomie...Riley and
  Wabaunsee Counties
  Marais Des Cygnes River at Ottawa affecting Franklin County
  Marais Des Cygnes River near Quenemo affecting Franklin and Osage
  Counties
  Neosho River near Americus affecting Lyon County
  Republican River at Clay Center affecting Clay County
  Vermillion Creek near Louisville affecting Pottawatomie County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...Do not drive into flooded areas. Shallow flowing
water can wash a car from the roadway. Also, the roadbed may be
washed out under the water.

Stay tuned to later developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio
and local media.

&&

KSC045-087-280339-
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240 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kansas River at Lawrence.
* from this afternoon to Sunday afternoon.
* At  1:50 PM Friday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.3 feet by
  Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  morning.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Lowlands outside of the levee on the north
  side of the river begin to flood. Burcham Park is closed due to
  flooding on the south side of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3907 9534 3900 9506 3894 9506 3897 9527 3902 9534




$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
520 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-281030-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
520 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP AFTER 2 PM ACROSS THE OUTLOOK
AREA. A FEW OF THESE STORMS MAY BE SEVERE WITH LARGE HAIL AND
DAMAGING WINDS POSSIBLE. LOCALIZED FLOODING IS LIKELY GIVEN THE
RECENT HEAVY RAINS. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING.

MULTIPLE RIVERS ARE CURRENTLY EXPERIENCING OR FORECAST TO REACH
MINOR OR MODERATE FLOOD STAGE. PLEASE REFER TO THE FLOOD
STATEMENTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE PERIODICALLY
THROUGHOUT THE PERIOD. A FEW STORMS SATURDAY AFTERNOON MAY BECOME
MARGINALLY SEVERE OVER FAR EASTERN KANSAS. SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY
WINDS WOULD BE POSSIBLE. FLOODING OF AREA RIVERS IS LIKELY TO
PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$




Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
349 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-272000-
/O.EXT.KTOP.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-160528T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLEVILLE...WASHINGTON...HANOVER...
CLIFTON...LINN...GREENLEAF...MARYSVILLE...BLUE RAPIDS...
FRANKFORT...SABETHA...SENECA...HIAWATHA...HORTON...CONCORDIA...
CLAY CENTER...MANHATTAN...WAMEGO...ST. MARYS...HOLTON...
VALLEY FALLS...OSKALOOSA...PERRY...MCLOUTH...GRANTVILLE...
MERIDEN...NORTONVILLE...MINNEAPOLIS...BENNINGTON...ABILENE...
HERINGTON...JUNCTION CITY...COUNCIL GROVE...ALMA...ESKRIDGE...
MAPLE HILL...ALTA VISTA...MCFARLAND...HARVEYVILLE...PAXICO...
TOPEKA...LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OSAGE CITY...CARBONDALE...LYNDON...
BURLINGAME...OVERBROOK...OTTAWA...BURLINGTON...LEBO...GARNETT
349 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...NORTH
  CENTRAL KANSAS AND NORTHEAST KANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...IN CENTRAL KANSAS...DICKINSON. IN EAST CENTRAL
  KANSAS...ANDERSON...COFFEY...DOUGLAS...FRANKLIN...GEARY...
  LYON...MORRIS...OSAGE...SHAWNEE AND WABAUNSEE. IN NORTH
  CENTRAL KANSAS...CLAY...CLOUD...OTTAWA...REPUBLIC AND
  WASHINGTON. IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...BROWN...JACKSON...
  JEFFERSON...MARSHALL...NEMAHA...POTTAWATOMIE AND RILEY.

* THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING

* ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...SOME HEAVY AT TIMES IS
  EXPECTED LATER THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING HOURS. HEAVY
  RAINFALL HAS FALLEN OVER THE LAST FEW DAYS AND ADDITIONAL HEAVY
  RAINS COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING AS WELL AS FLOODING OF
  STREAMS AND CREEKS.

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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