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Flash Flood Warning issued August 21 at 4:46PM CDT until August 21 at 7:45PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 4:46 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017
Expires: 7:45 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM CDT FOR
WYANDOTTE...CLAY...SOUTHEASTERN CLINTON...RAY...SOUTHERN CALDWELL AND
SOUTHEASTERN PLATTE COUNTIES...
At 444 PM CDT, local news media showed extensive flash flooding over
the northern Kansas City Metro. Up to three inches of rain has
fallen this afternoon and additional heavy rain is expected this
evening. Dangerous flash flooding is already occurring.
Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Shawnee, Liberty, Gladstone, Lansing, Excelsior Springs, Smithville,
Kearney, Bonner Springs, Richmond, Parkville, Lexington,
Edwardsville, North Kansas City, Sugar Creek, Riverside, Lawson,
Weatherby Lake, Westwood, Claycomo and Kansas City Kansas.
This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 in Missouri near mile marker 0.
Interstate 70 in Kansas between mile markers 410 and 423.
Interstate 35 in Missouri near mile marker 0, and between mile
markers 5 and 38.
Interstate 35 in Kansas between mile markers 232 and 235.
Interstate 29 between mile markers 0 and 16.
Interstate 635 between mile markers 1 and 12.
Interstate 435 between mile markers 9 and 56.
Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 223 and 226.

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