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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:51 AM CDT Sep. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Saturday evening through
Sunday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Kansas, east central
Kansas, and northeast Kansas, including the following areas,
in central Kansas, Dickinson. In east central Kansas, Douglas,
Franklin, Geary, Lyon, Morris, Osage, Shawnee, and Wabaunsee.
In northeast Kansas, Brown, Jackson, Jefferson, Marshall,
Nemaha, Pottawatomie, and Riley.

* From Saturday evening through Sunday afternoon

* thunderstorms capable of producing heavy rainfall are expected
to develop across northeast and east central Kansas Saturday
evening and continue into the day on Sunday. Rainfall amounts
of 2 to 4 inches are expected with locally higher amounts
possible. This amount of rainfall in a short period of time
could cause flash flooding across the watch area.

* Flash flooding of rivers, streams, and low water crossing
including some roadways could occur. Be especially careful at
night and so not drive through flooded roadways.

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: 3:51 AM CDT Sep. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Saturday evening through
Sunday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Kansas, east central
Kansas, and northeast Kansas, including the following areas,
in central Kansas, Dickinson. In east central Kansas, Douglas,
Franklin, Geary, Lyon, Morris, Osage, Shawnee, and Wabaunsee.
In northeast Kansas, Brown, Jackson, Jefferson, Marshall,
Nemaha, Pottawatomie, and Riley.

* From Saturday evening through Sunday afternoon

* thunderstorms capable of producing heavy rainfall are expected
to develop across northeast and east central Kansas Saturday
evening and continue into the day on Sunday. Rainfall amounts
of 2 to 4 inches are expected with locally higher amounts
possible. This amount of rainfall in a short period of time
could cause flash flooding across the watch area.

* Flash flooding of rivers, streams, and low water crossing
including some roadways could occur. Be especially careful at
night and so not drive through flooded roadways.

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.