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  • Flood Watch for Jackson County, Kansas
  • FLOOD WATCH
  • Effective: Monday, July 5, 2010 at 8:35 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, July 6, 2010 at 7 a.m.
  • FLOOD WATCHNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS835 PM CDT MON JUL 5 2010KSZ010>012-022>024-026-036>040-054>056-058-059-060945-/O.CON.KTOP.FA.A.0003.000000T0000Z-100706T1200Z//00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-RILEY-POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-GEARY-MORRIS-WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARYSVILLE...HIAWATHA...MANHATTAN...JUNCTION CITY...TOPEKA...LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OTTAWA835 PM CDT MON JUL 5 2010...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT TUESDAY...THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL KANSAS AND NORTHEAST KANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...ANDERSON...COFFEY...DOUGLAS...FRANKLIN...GEARY...LYON...MORRIS...OSAGE...SHAWNEE AND WABAUNSEE. IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...BROWN...JACKSON...JEFFERSON...MARSHALL...NEMAHA...POTTAWATOMIEAND RILEY.* UNTIL 7 AM CDT TUESDAY* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINS WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY.SOME AREAS COULD RECEIVE AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAIN WITHLOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.* HEAVY RAINS MAY BE SUFFICIENT TO CAUSE FLOODING TO DEVELOP. SOMEFLOODING OF AREA CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS COULD DEVELOP IFREPEATED BOUTS OF HEAVY RAINS OCCUR. ALSO FLOODING OF LOW LYINGAREAS AS WELL AS PRIMARY AND SECONDARY ROADS IS POSSIBLE.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLOODING IS POSSIBLE BUT NOT IMMINENT INTHE WATCH AREA. PERSONS IN THE WATCH AREA ARE ADVISED TO CHECKPREPAREDNESS REQUIREMENTS...KEEP INFORMED...AND BE READY FORQUICK ACTION IF FLOODING THREATENS.&&$$

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