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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 2:46 PM CDT Aug. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the stranger creek at Easton.
* Until late Wednesday night.
* At 2:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 19.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 20.3 feet by this
evening. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday morning.
* At 19.5 feet... Highway 192 just east of Easton is closed due to
Swift Current of water over the Road.
* At 18.0 feet... 1st street in Easton and 231st street north and
south of Easton begin to flood.
* At 17.0 feet... water enters low-lying fields south of Easton.

location fs stage day/time forecast

Stranger creek
Easton 17 19.9 Tue 02 PM 20.3 this evening

lat... Lon 3947 9519 3948 9511 3920 9500 3918 9511

737 am 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 730 PM CDT Tuesday

* at 734 am CDT, rain gauge data indicates heavy rainfall fell
Monday night that will continue to cause flooding in the warning
area through at least Tuesday evening.

* 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 3897 9506
      3899 9507 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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