Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued August 06 at 5:01PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 5:01 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014
Expires: 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN JOHNSON COUNTY IN EAST
CENTRAL KANSAS...AND WYANDOTTE AND NORTHEASTERN LEAVENWORTH COUNTIES
IN NORTHEAST KANSAS...AND WESTERN CLINTON AND SOUTHEASTERN BUCHANAN
COUNTIES IN NORTHWEST MISSOURI...AND PLATTE...WESTERN JACKSON...CLAY
AND NORTHWESTERN CASS COUNTIES IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI UNTIL 545 PM
CDT...
AT 458 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM RUSHVILLE TO
PARKVILLE TO OLATHE...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.
WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS...ALONG WITH
HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE...
LENEXA...PLATTE CITY...WEATHERBY LAKE...MERRIAM...PARKVILLE...
OVERLAND PARK...MISSION...PRAIRIE VILLAGE...FAIRWAY...KANSAS CITY
KANSAS...BELTON...RIVERSIDE...WESTWOOD...MISSION HILLS...LEAWOOD...
GRANDVIEW...KANSAS CITY...NORTH KANSAS CITY...GLADSTONE AND
SMITHVILLE.
THIS WILL IMPACT THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
I-70 IN MISSOURI BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 20.
I-70 IN KANSAS BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 411 AND 423.
I-35 IN MISSOURI BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 32.
I-35 IN KANSAS BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 220 AND 235.
I-635 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 12.
I-435 LOOP FROM MILE MARKERS 0 TO 83.
I-29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 35.
I-470 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 16.
THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS... FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.
TORRENTIAL RAIN...WHICH MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND
UNDERPASSES...IS ALSO LIKELY. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE ON A FLOODED
ROADWAY.

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