Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Andrew; Atchison; Gentry; Holt; Nodaway; Worth

NWS Kansas City (Northwestern Missouri)

...Periods of Heavy Rain Expected Through Tuesday Afternoon... ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of northeast Kansas and northwest Missouri, including the following areas, in northeast Kansas, Atchison KS and Doniphan. In northwest Missouri, Andrew, Atchison MO, Gentry, Holt, Nodaway, and Worth.

* Through Tuesday evening

* Additional showers and thunderstorms are expected across the watch area today through Tuesday afternoon. These showers and storms could be slow moving and produce several inches of rain in a short period of time. Much of northern Missouri and northeastern Kansas has already seen areas of heavy rain, with soils becoming saturated.

* Rapid rises of rivers, streams, and low water crossings could occur. Urbanized and poor drainage areas could be particularly impacted by flood waters. Roadways could become flooded.

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

Areas Affected: Boone; Butler; Cass; Gage; Jefferson; Johnson; Lancaster; Nemaha; Otoe; Pawnee; Platte; Richardson; Saline; Seward

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING... The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southwest Iowa and Nebraska, including the following areas, in southwest Iowa, Fremont, Mills, Montgomery, and Page. In Nebraska, Boone, Butler, Cass, Gage, Jefferson, Johnson, Lancaster, Nemaha, Otoe, Pawnee, Platte, Richardson, Saline, and Seward.

* Until 7 PM CDT this evening

* Showers and thunderstorms are expected to overspread the area tonight into Monday. The soil is already saturated in some areas, so much of the rainfall will run off and potentially lead to flash flooding.

* Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches will be possible in the watch area.

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

Areas Affected: Fremont; Mills; Montgomery; Page

NWS Omaha (Eastern Nebraska and Southeastern Iowa - Omaha Valley)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING... The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southwest Iowa and Nebraska, including the following areas, in southwest Iowa, Fremont, Mills, Montgomery, and Page. In Nebraska, Boone, Butler, Cass, Gage, Jefferson, Johnson, Lancaster, Nemaha, Otoe, Pawnee, Platte, Richardson, Saline, and Seward.

* Until 7 PM CDT this evening

* Showers and thunderstorms are expected to overspread the area tonight into Monday. The soil is already saturated in some areas, so much of the rainfall will run off and potentially lead to flash flooding.

* Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches will be possible in the watch area.

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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