The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a
* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Wyandotte County in northeastern Kansas...
Johnson County in east central Kansas...
Jackson County in west central Missouri...
* Until 615 AM CDT Sunday
* At 919 PM CDT, local law enforcement and broadcast media reported
heavy rain causing urban and small stream flooding within the
Kansas City metro area. Up to two and a half inches of rain have
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kansas City, Overland Park, Olathe, Independence, Lee's Summit,
Shawnee, Blue Springs, Lenexa, Leawood, Raytown, Grandview, Prairie
Village, Gardner, Grain Valley, Merriam, Mission, Oak Grove, Bonner
Springs, De Soto and Parkville.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.
Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.
A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.