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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:17 AM CDT May. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Monday afternoon through
Tuesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch 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.

* From Monday afternoon through Tuesday evening

* an additional round of heavy rainfall is expected Monday
afternoon through Tuesday. Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 5
inches are expected, with locally higher amounts likely. Soils
remain saturated from the numerous rain events over the past few
weeks. As a result, any additional rainfall could lead to flash
flooding and river rises.

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.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:17 AM CDT May. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Monday afternoon through
Tuesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch 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.

* From Monday afternoon through Tuesday evening

* an additional round of heavy rainfall is expected Monday
afternoon through Tuesday. Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 5
inches are expected, with locally higher amounts likely. Soils
remain saturated from the numerous rain events over the past few
weeks. As a result, any additional rainfall could lead to flash
flooding and river rises.

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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