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Kansas, Mitchell

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:54 AM CDT on August 30, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on August 30, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north central Kansas and south central Nebraska...
including the following areas... in north central Kansas...
Jewell... Mitchell... Osborne... Phillips... Rooks and Smith. In
south central Nebraska... Adams... Clay... Fillmore... Franklin...
Harlan... Kearney... Nuckolls... Thayer and Webster.

* Through this afternoon

* slow-moving thunderstorms will be possible and this could lead
to excessive rainfall amounts and flash flooding.

* Very heavy rainfall rates of 2 inches per hour will be
possible.

* Some areas within the watch area have received substantial
rainfall in the last 24 to 36 hrs or within the last 30 days. If
heavy rain falls on saturated soil... it will rapidly be
converted to runoff.

* Impacts... flooding of low lying areas could occur. Roads could
be covered and impassible due to flowing or standing water.
Roadway pavement may be washed away. Some dirt and secondary
gravel roads could be washed out. Rapid rises could occur in
rivers... creeks and streams.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





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Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Kansas - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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Mississippi - Coastal Flood Watch
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch
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