Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued May 15 at 12:42PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 12:42 p.m. on Friday, May 15, 2015
Expires: 1:30 p.m. on Friday, May 15, 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN JOHNSON COUNTY IN
EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...AND WYANDOTTE AND LEAVENWORTH COUNTIES IN
NORTHEAST KANSAS...AND SOUTHWESTERN CLINTON AND SOUTHEASTERN BUCHANAN
COUNTIES IN NORTHWEST MISSOURI...AND SOUTHWESTERN RAY...PLATTE...
NORTHWESTERN LAFAYETTE...JACKSON...CLAY AND NORTHWESTERN CASS
COUNTIES IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI UNTIL 130 PM CDT...
AT 1238 PM CDT...STORM SPOTTERS REPORTED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM PLATTE CITY TO LAKE TAPAWINGO...AND MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.
WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS...ALONG WITH
HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE...
GLADSTONE...SUGAR CREEK...INDEPENDENCE...BLUE SPRINGS...CLAYCOMO...
COURTNEY...GRAIN VALLEY...LIBERTY...SMITHVILLE...BUCKNER...
KEARNEY...GOWER...EXCELSIOR SPRINGS...PLATTSBURG...FERRELVIEW...
LAKE TAPAWINGO...PLEASANT VALLEY...CAMDEN POINT...GLENAIRE AND
EDGERTON.
THIS WILL IMPACT THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
I-70 IN MISSOURI BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 27.
I-70 IN KANSAS BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 410 AND 423.
I-35 IN MISSOURI BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 35.
I-35 IN KANSAS BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 215 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 28.
I-470 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 16.
IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES YOUR AREA...TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING.

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