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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 8:20 PM CDT Aug. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Napoleon.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 21.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 21.4 feet by
early Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
Thursday morning.
* At 17.0 feet... low-lying areas unprotected by levees begin to
flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Napoleon 17 21.1 Tue 08 PM 21.4 early Wednesday
morning


lat... Lon 3916 9415 3922 9417 3925 9386 3918 9384 3911 9405






820 PM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Waverly.
* Until Friday evening.
* At 7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 23.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 25.7 feet by
Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
before midnight.
* At 23.5 feet... rural areas along the river which are not protected
by levees flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Waverly 20 23.4 Tue 07 PM 25.7 Wednesday morning


lat... Lon 3925 9386 3933 9331 3928 9327 3922 9330 3918 9384






757 PM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Leavenworth County in northeastern Kansas...
southeastern Atchison County in northeastern Kansas...
Wyandotte County in northeastern Kansas...
northern Miami County in east central Kansas...
Johnson County in east central Kansas...
northern Henry County in west central Missouri...
northwestern Pettis County in central Missouri...
Jackson County in west central Missouri...
Johnson County in west central Missouri...
Cass County in west central Missouri...
Clay County in west central Missouri...
southwestern Clinton County in northwestern Missouri...
southwestern Lafayette County in west central Missouri...
Platte County in west central Missouri...

* until 800 PM CDT Wednesday

* at 754 PM CDT, local law enforcement reported flooding along
several area rivers, creeks, and streams. Water has also been
reported over many area roads.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kansas City, Overland Park, Olathe, Independence, Lee's Summit,
Shawnee, Blue Springs, Lenexa, Leavenworth, Leawood, Raytown,
Liberty, Gladstone, Grandview, Belton, Prairie Village, Raymore,
Gardner, Warrensburg and Grain Valley.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3849 9462 3856 9461 3850 9507 3898 9506
      3899 9508 3897 9509 3898 9519 3942 9519
      3948 9462 3945 9421 3921 9421 3914 9410
      3893 9412 3893 9347 3854 9351 3845 9406


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