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  • Flash Flood Warning for Linn County, Kansas
  • FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
  • Effective: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:27 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 1 a.m.
  • FLASH FLOOD STATEMENTNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO1027 PM CDT WED SEP 15 2010KSC107-MOC013-160600-/O.CON.KEAX.FF.W.0063.000000T0000Z-100916T0600Z//00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/LINN KS-BATES MO-1027 PM CDT WED SEP 15 2010...FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR LINN COUNTY IN EASTCENTRAL KANSAS...AND BATES COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI UNTIL 100AM CDT...AT 950 PM CDT...WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED THAT FLASH FLOODING WASOCCURRING 3 MILES EAST OF BRUCE OR ABOUT 14 MILES EAST OF BUTLER.ONE TO ONE AND A HALF FEET OF WATER COVERED H HIGHWAY AND 1403 ROAD.ALTHOUGH THE HEAVY RAINS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE AREA...THE WATER WILLBE SLOW TO RECEDE DUE TO THE SATURATED GROUND. SO THE THREAT OFFLASH FLOODING WILL CONTINUE FOR ANOTHER 1 TO 2 HOURS AS THE WATERDRAINS AWAY.SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...BUTLER...LACYGNE...MOUND CITY...PLEASANTON...RICH HILL...BLUE MOUND...HUME...PARKER AND PRESCOTT.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THEDANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED...ACT QUICKLY. DO NOTENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND. DO NOTSTAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THEROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSSSAFELY.&&LAT...LON 3803 9507 3839 9505 3836 9407 3805 94073805 9461 3804 9462$$MJ

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