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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
433 AM CDT SAT JUL 2 2016

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-030945-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
433 AM CDT SAT JUL 2 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTH CENTRAL AND PARTS
OF NORTHEAST KANSAS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...AND FOR EAST CENTRAL
KANSAS THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

A COUPLE ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED
TO MOVE ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL...NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL KANSAS
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THE FIRST ROUND SHOULD MOVE INTO NORTHEAST
KANSAS THIS MORNING. THERE MAY BE A BREAK FROM THE RAIN BY THE
EARLY AFTERNOON...BUT THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST TO REDEVELOP BY
THE EARLY EVENING. THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL THAT THESE NEW
THUNDERSTORMS LATER TODAY COULD BECOME STRONG OR SEVERE WITH
DAMAGING WINDS AND HAIL BECOMING A CONCERN IN ADDITION TO THE
HEAVY RAINFALL.

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

HEAVY RAINFALL AND POSSIBLE FLOODING COULD CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY
ACROSS EAST CENTRAL KANSAS.

HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE FORECAST TO BE AROUND 105 DEGREES FOR MOST
AREAS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

WOLTERS




Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
319 AM CDT SAT JUL 2 2016

KSZ024-026-038>040-054>056-058-059-022130-
/O.CON.KTOP.FF.A.0002.000000T0000Z-160704T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
JACKSON-JEFFERSON-WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-
COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOLTON...VALLEY FALLS...OSKALOOSA...
PERRY...MCLOUTH...GRANTVILLE...MERIDEN...NORTONVILLE...ALMA...
ESKRIDGE...MAPLE HILL...ALTA VISTA...MCFARLAND...HARVEYVILLE...
PAXICO...TOPEKA...LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OSAGE CITY...CARBONDALE...
LYNDON...BURLINGAME...OVERBROOK...OTTAWA...BURLINGTON...LEBO...
GARNETT
319 AM CDT SAT JUL 2 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

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...LYON...OSAGE...
  SHAWNEE AND WABAUNSEE. IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...JACKSON AND
  JEFFERSON.

* THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* HEAVY RAINFALL IS FORECAST TO SPREAD OVER THE REGION TODAY WITH
  A SECOND ROUND OF HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED OVERNIGHT TONIGHT AND INTO
  SUNDAY MORNING. WIDESPREAD RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE
  FORECAST WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* LOW LYING AREAS AND THOSE THAT ARE PRONE TO FLOODING COULD SEE
  FAST RISING WATERS IN A SHORT TIME. CAMPING ALONG CREEKS AND
  RIVERS WILL POSE A GREATER RISK TO THE DANGERS OF FLASH
  FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

PERSONS PLANNING OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES...ESPECIALLY ON OR NEAR AREA
WATER WAYS...SHOULD BE AWARE OF THE FLASH FLOODING POTENTIAL AND
STAY TUNED TO THE LATEST WEATHER UPDATES.

&&

$$



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