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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 1:55 PM CDT Aug. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Blackwater river at Valley City.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 1:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 26.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 31.6 feet by
Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
* At 31.0 feet... extensive flooding of rural property and many roads
* At 25.0 feet... County Highway E near Valley City and Highway 23
near the Perry State Wildlife Area are under water.
* At 22.0 feet... Woodlands and farm fields along the river begin to

location fs stage day/time forecast

Blackwater River
Valley city 22 26.8 Tue 01 PM 31.6 Wednesday morning

lat... Lon 3894 9342 3882 9361 3882 9368 3891 9361 3899 9348

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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