Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Jackson (KSC085) Kansas Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Flood Advisory Flood Advisory - Jackson (Kansas)


Updated:Sat 25-May-19 09:33pm PDT
Effective:Sat 25-May-19 08:42pm PDT
Expires:Sun 26-May-19 12:45am PDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Jackson; Pottawatomie
 
Instructions: Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots.

Message summary: The national weather service in topeka has issued a
* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
Northeastern pottawatomie county in northeastern kansas...
Southern nemaha county in northeastern kansas...
Northern jackson county in northeastern kansas...
Southern brown county in northeastern kansas...
* until 330 am cdt.
* at 1132 pm cdt, doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen. Another inch of rain is expected over the next couple hours.
* some locations that will experience flooding include...
Holton, horton, onaga, centralia, wetmore, everest, whiting, circleville, corning, netawaka, soldier, havensville, goff, powhattan, willis and kickapoo reservation.
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Flash Flood Warning Flash Flood Warning - Jackson (Kansas)


Updated:Sat 25-May-19 08:42pm PDT
Effective:Sat 25-May-19 08:42pm PDT
Expires:Sun 26-May-19 12:45am PDT
Severity:Severe
Urgency:Immediate
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Jackson; Jefferson; Pottawatomie; Shawnee; Wabaunsee
 
Instructions: Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots. Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where you are relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become killers in heavy rains. Campers should avoid streams or creeks.

Message summary: The national weather service in topeka has issued a
* flash flood warning for...
Jefferson county in northeastern kansas...
Northern shawnee county in east central kansas...
Northeastern wabaunsee county in east central kansas...
Southeastern pottawatomie county in northeastern kansas...
Jackson county in northeastern kansas...
* until 245 am cdt.
* at 1039 pm cdt, doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen over portions of the area with another 2 inches expected over the next couple hours. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.
* some locations that will experience flooding include...
Holton, valley falls, rossville, oskaloosa, st. Marys, mclouth, meriden, hoyt, ozawkie, nortonville, winchester, mayetta, belvue, emmett, denison, delia, perry lake and potawatomi reservation.
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Flash Flood Watch Flash Flood Watch - Jackson (Kansas)


Updated:Sat 25-May-19 01:42pm PDT
Effective:Sat 25-May-19 01:42pm PDT
Expires:Sun 26-May-19 05:00am PDT
Severity:Severe
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Possible
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Anderson; Brown; Clay; Cloud; Coffey; Dickinson; Douglas; Franklin; Geary; Jackson; Jefferson; Lyon; Marshall; Morris; Nemaha; Osage; Ottawa; Pottawatomie; Republic; Riley; Shawnee; Wabaunsee; Washington
 
Instructions: 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.

Message summary: ...flash flood watch remains in effect through sunday morning...
The flash flood watch continues for
* portions of central kansas, east central kansas, north central kansas, and northeast kansas, including the following areas, in central kansas, dickinson. In east central kansas, anderson, coffey, douglas, franklin, geary, lyon, morris, osage, shawnee, and wabaunsee. In north central kansas, clay, cloud, ottawa, republic, and washington. In northeast kansas, brown, jackson, jefferson, marshall, nemaha, pottawatomie, and riley.
* through sunday morning
* scattered to numerous strong thunderstorms are expected late this afternoon and through tonight. These storms may produce very heavy rainfall and flash flooding in a short amount of time, over an area that is already saturated from rainfall earlier this week.
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