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Hydrologic Outlook issued August 21 at 10:10AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:45 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017
Expires: 10:10 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

The National Weather Service In Pleasant Hill Has Issued A Hydrologic
Outlook For The Following Streams...
...Crooked River near Richmond ...Stranger Creek near Easton...
Tonganoxie ...Wakenda Creek near Carrollton ...Missouri River near
Waverly
This hydrologic outlook is based on the forecast rainfall for the
next 24 hours and estimated runoff from earlier rainfall. Crests may
vary if actual rainfall or runoff is greater or less than
anticipated.
Location: Crooked River near Richmond
Flood stage: 20.0 feet
Latest stage: 5.8 feet at 9 AM Monday
Forecast crest: 22.0 feet Tuesday Aug 22
At 21.0 feet...Water begins to overtop a gravel road about 1 mile
south of the F and B Highway intersection.
Location: Stranger Creek at Easton
Flood stage: 17.0 feet
Latest stage: 2.9 feet at 9 AM Monday
Forecast crest: 18.5 feet Tuesday Aug 22
At 18.0 feet...1st street in Easton and 231st street north and south
of Easton begin to flood.
Location: Stranger Creek near Tonganoxie
Flood stage: 23.0 feet
Latest stage: 2.4 feet at 9 AM Monday
Forecast crest: 23.5 feet Tuesday Aug 22
At 23.0 feet...Low-lying farmland along the creek floods.
Location: Wakenda Creek at Carrollton
Flood stage: 16.0 feet
Latest stage: 3.9 feet at 9 AM Monday
Forecast crest: 16.5 feet Wednesday Aug 23
At 16.0 feet...Flooding of low-lying undeveloped areas along the
creek begins.
Location: Missouri River at Waverly
Flood stage: 20.0 feet
Latest stage: 15.3 feet at 9 AM Monday
Later statements...possibly warnings...may be issued as additional
information becomes available.

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