Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued August 31 at 10:26PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 10:26 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014
Expires: 11:15 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR JACKSON...SOUTHERN CLAY AND
NORTHERN CASS COUNTIES UNTIL 1115 PM CDT...
AT 1023 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES SOUTH OF
SMITHVILLE TO LENEXA...AND MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH.
WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE...
CLAYCOMO...LIBERTY...GRANDVIEW...BELTON...SUGAR CREEK...RAYTOWN...
COURTNEY...INDEPENDENCE...RAYMORE...LEE`S SUMMIT...GREENWOOD...BLUE
SPRINGS...BUCKNER...PLEASANT HILL...LAKE LOTAWANA...GRAIN VALLEY...
OAK GROVE...AVONDALE...PLEASANT VALLEY AND GLENAIRE.
THIS WILL IMPACT THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
I-70 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 2 AND 28.
I-35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 20.
I-435 LOOP FROM MILE MARKERS 44 TO 74.
I-470 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 16.
THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...AND A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FOR THIS AREA. 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.

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