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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:13 AM CDT May. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Forecast flooding increased from moderate to major severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Waverly.
* At 9:30 am Saturday the stage was 28.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 31.6 feet by
early Monday afternoon then begin falling.
* At 30.5 feet... Baltimore Bend levee may be overtopped. Widespread
flooding of farmland, rural homes, along with primary and secondary
roads behind the levee may occur.
* 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 28.6 Sat 09 am 31.6 early Monday afternoon


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




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1012 am CDT Sat may 25 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Napoleon.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 am Saturday the stage was 26.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 28.9 feet by
early Monday morning then begin falling.
* At 25.0 feet... rural areas unprotected by levees flood.
* At 24.5 feet... the Missouri-Pacific Railroad tracks are overtopped.
* At 17.0 feet... low-lying areas unprotected by levees begin to
flood.


                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Napoleon 17 26.2 Sat 10 am 28.9 early Monday morning


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






Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:06 PM CDT May. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Kansas and Missouri, including the following
areas, in Kansas, Atchison KS, Doniphan, Johnson KS,
Leavenworth, Linn KS, Miami, and Wyandotte. In Missouri,
Adair, Andrew, Atchison MO, Bates, Buchanan, Caldwell,
Carroll, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, De Kalb, Gentry,
Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Jackson, Johnson MO, Lafayette, Linn
MO, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Platte, Putnam, ray,
Schuyler, Sullivan, and Worth.

* Through Sunday morning

* additional storm development is possible late this afternoon
into the evening hours. An additional one to two inches of
rainfall are expected through Sunday morning, with locally
higher amounts possible. These storms will produce heavy
rainfall over areas that are already saturated from recent
storms.

* Low-lying and flood-prone areas will be most susceptible to
the dangers of flash flooding. Areas near rivers, creeks, and
streams will likely become flooded during and immediately
after heavy rainfall. Be very careful if driving at night as
flood water are very hard to see.

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: 3:06 PM CDT May. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Kansas and Missouri, including the following
areas, in Kansas, Atchison KS, Doniphan, Johnson KS,
Leavenworth, Linn KS, Miami, and Wyandotte. In Missouri,
Adair, Andrew, Atchison MO, Bates, Buchanan, Caldwell,
Carroll, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, De Kalb, Gentry,
Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Jackson, Johnson MO, Lafayette, Linn
MO, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Platte, Putnam, ray,
Schuyler, Sullivan, and Worth.

* Through Sunday morning

* additional storm development is possible late this afternoon
into the evening hours. An additional one to two inches of
rainfall are expected through Sunday morning, with locally
higher amounts possible. These storms will produce heavy
rainfall over areas that are already saturated from recent
storms.

* Low-lying and flood-prone areas will be most susceptible to
the dangers of flash flooding. Areas near rivers, creeks, and
streams will likely become flooded during and immediately
after heavy rainfall. Be very careful if driving at night as
flood water are very hard to see.

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.