Weather Alerts

Flash Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Dickinson

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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Topeka Ks
1129 Pm Cdt Sun Aug 31 2014
The National Weather Service In Topeka Has Issued A
- Flash Flood Warning For
Southern Dickinson County In Central Kansas
- Until 330 Am Cdt
- At 1124 Pm Cdt National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated
Very Heavy Rain Of 2 To 4 Inches From Thunderstorms Over The
Warned Area. Additional Thunderstorms Are Expected To Produce
Another 1 To 3 Inches Of Rain In The Warned Area.
- Locations Impacted Include
Carlton
Herington
Hope
Woodbine
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Be Especially Cautious At Night When It Is Harder To Recognize The
Dangers Of Flooding. Flood Waters Over Roadways Can Be Nearly
Impossible To See After Dark. Be Especially Cautious When Driving
Into Low Areas. If You Live In A Low Lying Area, Be Prepared To Move
To Higher Ground If Needed Away From Rising Water.

Areal Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Marion

The National Weather Service In Wichita Has Issued A
- Flood Warning For
Northern Marion County In Central Kansas
- Until 830 Am Cdt
- At 234 Am Cdt National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated
Thunderstorms With Very Heavy Rainfall Across The Warned Area.
Doppler Radar Estimated Between 2 And 3 Inches Of Rain Have Fallen
Across Northern Marion County With Additional Rainfall Amounts Of
1 To 2 Inches Possible.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Excessive Runoff From Heavy Rainfall Will Cause Flooding Of Small
Creeks And Streams Country Roads As Well As Farmland Along The
Banks Of Creeks And Streams.
Be Especially Cautious At Night When It Is Harder To Recognize The
Dangers Of Flooding. If Flooding Is Observed Act Quickly. Move Up To
Higher Ground To Escape Flood Waters. Do Not Stay In Areas Subject To
Flooding When Water Begins Rising.

Areal Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Russell

The National Weather Service In Wichita Has Issued A
- Flood Warning For
Central Ellsworth County In Central Kansas
Northern Barton County In Central Kansas
Southern Russell County In Central Kansas
- Until 730 Am Cdt Monday
- At 1131 Pm Cdt National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated
Thunderstorms With Very Heavy Rainfall Across The Warned Area.
Doppler Radar Estimated Between 2 And 3 Inches Of Rain Have Fallen
Across The Area With Additional Rainfall Amounts Of 1 To 2 Inches
Possible.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Excessive Runoff From Heavy Rainfall Will Cause Flooding Of Small
Creeks And Streams Country Roads As Well As Farmland Along The
Banks Of Creeks And Streams.
Be Especially Cautious At Night When It Is Harder To Recognize The
Dangers Of Flooding. If Flooding Is Observed Act Quickly. Move Up To
Higher Ground To Escape Flood Waters. Do Not Stay In Areas Subject To
Flooding When Water Begins Rising.

Areal Flood Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Ellsworth
  • Rice

The National Weather Service In Wichita Has Issued A
- Flood Warning For
Rice County In Central Kansas
Southern Ellsworth County In Central Kansas
- Until 800 Am Cdt Monday
- At 1154 Pm Cdt National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated
Thunderstorms With Very Heavy Rainfall Across The Warned Area.
Doppler Radar Estimated Between 2 To 3 Inches Of Rain Have Fallen
Across The Area With Additional Rainfall Amounts Of 1 To 2 Inches
Possible.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Excessive Runoff From Heavy Rainfall Will Cause Flooding Of Small
Creeks And Streams Country Roads As Well As Farmland Along The
Banks Of Creeks And Streams.
Be Especially Cautious At Night When It Is Harder To Recognize The
Dangers Of Flooding. If Flooding Is Observed Act Quickly. Move Up To
Higher Ground To Escape Flood Waters. Do Not Stay In Areas Subject To
Flooding When Water Begins Rising.

Areal Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Barton

The National Weather Service In Wichita Has Issued A
- Flood Warning For
Barton County In Central Kansas
- Until 800 Am Cdt Monday
- At 1156 Pm Cdt National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated
Thunderstorms With Very Heavy Rainfall Across The Warned Area.
Doppler Radar Estimated Between 2 And 3 Inches Of Rain Have Fallen
Across The Area With Additional Rainfall Amounts Of 1 To 2 Inches
Possible.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Excessive Runoff From Heavy Rainfall Will Cause Flooding Of Small
Creeks And Streams Country Roads As Well As Farmland Along The
Banks Of Creeks And Streams.
Be Especially Cautious At Night When It Is Harder To Recognize The
Dangers Of Flooding. If Flooding Is Observed Act Quickly. Move Up To
Higher Ground To Escape Flood Waters. Do Not Stay In Areas Subject To
Flooding When Water Begins Rising.

Areal Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Saline

The National Weather Service In Wichita Has Issued A
- Flood Warning For
Southern Saline County In Central Kansas
- Until 800 Am Cdt Monday
- At 1158 Pm Cdt National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated
Thunderstorms With Very Heavy Rainfall Across The Warned Area.
Doppler Radar Estimated Between 2 To 3 Inches Of Rain Have Fallen
Across The Area With Additional Rainfall Amounts Of 1 To 2 Inches
Possible.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Excessive Runoff From Heavy Rainfall Will Cause Flooding Of Small
Creeks And Streams Country Roads As Well As Farmland Along The
Banks Of Creeks And Streams.
Be Especially Cautious At Night When It Is Harder To Recognize The
Dangers Of Flooding. If Flooding Is Observed Act Quickly. Move Up To
Higher Ground To Escape Flood Waters. Do Not Stay In Areas Subject To
Flooding When Water Begins Rising.

Areal Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • McPherson

The National Weather Service In Wichita Has Issued A
- Flood Warning For
Northern Mcpherson County In Central Kansas
- Until 800 Am Cdt
- At 159 Am Cdt National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated
Thunderstorms With Very Heavy Rainfall Across The Warned Area.
Doppler Radar Estimated Between 2 To 3 Inches Of Rain Has Fallen
Across Northwest Mcpherson County With Additional Rainfall Amounts
Of 1 To 2 Inches Possible.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Excessive Runoff From Heavy Rainfall Will Cause Flooding Of Small
Creeks And Streams Country Roads As Well As Farmland Along The
Banks Of Creeks And Streams.
Be Especially Cautious At Night When It Is Harder To Recognize The
Dangers Of Flooding. If Flooding Is Observed Act Quickly. Move Up To
Higher Ground To Escape Flood Waters. Do Not Stay In Areas Subject To
Flooding When Water Begins Rising.

Areal Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Mitchell

The National Weather Service In Hastings Has Issued A
- Flood Warning For
Eastern Mitchell County In North Central Kansas
- Until 815 Am Cdt Monday
- At 816 Pm Cdt Doppler Radar Indicated Heavy Rainfall Of 2 To 4
Inches Has Fallen Across Eastern Mitchell County From
Thunderstorms. Runoff From The Heavy Rainfall Will Cause Areas Of
Flooding Through The Night And Rises In River Levels. Significant
Rises Are Expected Along The Solomon River From Beloit To Simpson.
Water May Also Impact Roads Into The Night.
- Some Locations That Will Experience Flooding Include
Beloit Asherville Simpson Scottsville And Victor.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Be Especially Cautious At Night When It Is Harder To Recognize The
Dangers Of Flooding. If Flooding Is Observed Act Quickly. Move Up To
Higher Ground To Escape Flood Waters. Do Not Stay In Areas Subject To
Flooding When Water Begins Rising.
To Report Flooding Have The Nearest Law Enforcement Agency Relay
Your Report To The National Weather Service Forecast Office.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

The following areas are affected:

  • Lyon
  • Morris

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 480 Previously In Effect Until 1 Am
Cdt Early This Morning Is Now In Effect Until 3 Am Cdt Early
This Morning For The Following Areas
In Kansas This Watch Includes 6 Counties
In East Central Kansas
Anderson Coffey Franklin
Lyon Morris Osage
This Includes The Cities Of Emporia And Ottawa.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

The following areas are affected:

  • Chase
  • Harvey
  • Marion

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 480 Previously In Effect Until 1 Am
Cdt Early This Morning Is Now In Effect Until 3 Am Cdt Early
This Morning For The Following Areas
In Kansas This Watch Includes 3 Counties
In Central Kansas
Chase Marion
In South Central Kansas
Harvey
This Includes The Cities Of Cottonwood Falls Hillsboro
Marion And Newton.

Areal Flood Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Morris
  • Lyon

The National Weather Service In Topeka Has Issued An
- Urban And Small Stream Flood Advisory For
Lyon County In East Central Kansas
Southern Morris County In East Central Kansas
Extreme Southwestern Osage County In East Central Kansas
- Until 445 Am Cdt
- At 233 Am Cdt National Weather Service Doppler Radar Indicated
2 To 4 Inches Of Rain Has Fallen Over The Area With Up To
Another Inch Of Heavy Rain Expected. These Rainfall Amounts Are
Likely To Cause Minor Flooding Along Small Streams And Poor
Drainage Areas.
- Locations Impacted Include
Burdick
Council Grove
Dunlap
Wilsey
Americus
Bushong
Emporia
Hartford
Neosho Rapids
Olpe
Reading
This Includes The Kansas Turnpike Between Mile Markers 117 And 144.
This Includes Interstate 35 Between Mile Markers 128 And 143.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Excessive Runoff From Heavy Rainfall Will Cause Elevated Levels On
Small Creeks And Streams And Ponding Of Water In Urban Areas
Highways Streets And Underpasses As Well As Other Poor Drainage
Areas And Low Lying Spots.
In Hilly Terrain There Are Hundreds Of Low Water Crossings Which Are
Potentially Dangerous In Heavy Rain. Do Not Attempt To Travel Across
Flooded Roads. Find Alternate Routes. It Takes Only A Few Inches Of
Swiftly Flowing Water To Carry Vehicles Away.