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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:02 PM CDT Mar. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Leavenworth.
* Until Thursday March 28.
* At 9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 25.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 29.2 feet by
Thursday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
March 27th.
* At 25.1 feet... water overtops the levee north of Fort Leavenworth.
* At 23.4 feet... the hildebrandt island north of Fort Leavenworth
begins to flood and families in this area need to evacuate.
* At 22.3 feet... water enters Riverfront Park in Leavenworth. In
addition, 2nd street at the waste water treatment plant is closed
due to high water. Persons should vacate the park to avoid the loss
of life and property.
* At 20.0 feet... lowland flooding occurs along the east and west
banks of the river.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Leavenworth 20 25.5 Tue 09 PM 29.2 Thursday evening


lat... Lon 3942 9508 3942 9492 3918 9460 3913 9460 3918 9484






1002 PM CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Atchison.
* Until Friday March 29.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 29.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 31.2 feet by
Thursday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
March 28th.
* At 30.0 feet... levee on the Missouri side of the river near river
mile 427 about 4 miles upstream of Atchison is overtopped.
* At 27.0 feet... River Road in Atchison floods and levees on the
Missouri side of the river are overtopped. If the river remains
above 27 feet for several days then U.S. Highway 59 and large
portions of the floodplain in Missouri flood.
* At 25.0 feet... a castings plant in Atchison is affected by flood
waters.
* At 22.0 feet... low-lying areas on the Missouri side of the river
begin to flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Atchison 22 29.0 Tue 08 PM 31.2 Thursday morning


lat... Lon 3970 9505 3964 9488 3942 9493 3942 9508 3958 9516






1002 PM CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Parkville.
* Until Wednesday March 27.
* At 8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 29.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 33.4 feet by
Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday
March 26th.
* At 32.5 feet... Wolcott levee sections 1 and 3 are overtopped
* at 32.0 feet... Wolcott levee section 2 overtopped
* at 28.0 feet... water reaches the bottom of the south Main Street
bridge and a signficant portion of English Landing park floods
* at 24.0 feet... backwater floods a low-water bridge along White
Branch at McAfee street in Parkville

                       latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Parkville 25 29.8 Tue 09 PM 33.4 Friday morning


lat... Lon 3931 9477 3918 9460 3912 9461 3916 9481 3924 9490