Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued June 26 at 12:38AM CDT until June 26 at 6:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 12:38 a.m. on Friday, June 26, 2015
Expires: 6 a.m. on Friday, June 26, 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR PLATTE...SOUTHWESTERN BUCHANAN...
SOUTHWESTERN DONIPHAN...ATCHISON AND LEAVENWORTH COUNTIES UNTIL 115
AM CDT...
AT 1237 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM ATCHISON TO VALLEY
FALLS...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 45 MPH.
WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS...ALONG WITH
VERY HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE...
ATCHISON...WESTON...LEAVENWORTH...PLATTE CITY...TONGANOXIE...
LANSING...BASEHOR...RUSHVILLE...EASTON...TRACY...CAMDEN POINT...
DONIPHAN...CUMMINGS...LEWIS AND CLARK VI...POTTER...BEAN LAKE...
IATAN...LOWEMONT...FORT LEAVENWORTH AND BEVERLY.
THIS WILL IMPACT THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
I-435 LOOP FROM MILE MARKERS 23 TO 35.
I-29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 12 AND 29.
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.
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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