Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued October 21 at 6:42PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 1 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017
Expires: 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WYANDOTTE...NORTHWESTERN MIAMI...
SOUTHEASTERN LEAVENWORTH...JOHNSON...CLAY...SOUTHWESTERN CLINTON...
SOUTHEASTERN PLATTE AND NORTHWESTERN JACKSON COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM
CDT...
At 641 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from Platte City to near Bonner Springs to near
Wellsville. Movement was northeast at 35 mph.
Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
these storms.
Locations impacted include...
Kansas City, Overland Park, Olathe, Independence, Shawnee, Lenexa,
Leawood, Liberty, Gladstone, Prairie Village, Gardner, Lansing,
Merriam, Mission, Smithville, Kearney, Bonner Springs, De Soto,
Parkville and Spring Hill.
This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 in Missouri between mile markers 0 and 8.
Interstate 70 in Kansas between mile markers 410 and 423.
Interstate 35 in Missouri between mile markers 0 and 27.
Interstate 35 in Kansas between mile markers 200 and 235.
Interstate 29 between mile markers 0 and 22.
Interstate 635 between mile markers 0 and 12.
Interstate 435 between mile markers 0 and 64, and between mile
markers 72 and 83.
Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 223 and 226.
A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for
northeastern and east central Kansas...and northwestern and west
central Missouri.

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