Weather Alerts for Leavenworth County

Issued by the National Weather Service

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LEAVENWORTH COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Leavenworth
Effective: Tue, 3/26 6:39am Updated: Tue, 3/26 9:32am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 3/27 6:39am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Kansas...
Missouri...
Kansas River at 23rd Street affecting Wyandotte County.
Grand River near Brunswick affecting Carroll and Chariton Counties.
Missouri River at St Joseph affecting Doniphan...Andrew and
Buchanan Counties.
Missouri River at Atchison affecting Atchison...Buchanan and Platte
Counties.
Missouri River at Leavenworth affecting Leavenworth and Platte
Counties.
Missouri River at Parkville affecting Leavenworth...Wyandotte and
Platte Counties.
Missouri River at Kansas City affecting Wyandotte...Clay...Jackson
and Platte Counties.
Missouri River at Sibley affecting Clay...Jackson and Ray Counties.
Missouri River at Napoleon affecting Jackson...Lafayette and Ray
Counties.
Missouri River at Waverly affecting Carroll...Lafayette and Saline
Counties.
Missouri River At Miami affecting Carroll...Chariton and Saline
Counties.
Missouri River at Glasgow affecting Chariton...Howard and Saline
Counties.
Missouri River at Boonville affecting Cooper and Howard Counties.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Missouri River at Leavenworth.
* until further notice.
* At  6:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 28.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 26.3 feet
by Wednesday morning.
* 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   28.2   Tue 06 AM   28.2 this morning
&&

Information:
Do not drive through flowing water. Nearly half of all flood
fatalities are vehicle related. As little as 6 inches of water may
cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Two feet of water will
carry most vehicles away.This product along with additional weather
and stream information is available at www.weather.gov/kc/.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LEAVENWORTH COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Leavenworth - Wyandotte
Effective: Tue, 3/26 6:39am Updated: Tue, 3/26 9:32am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 3/31 4:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Kansas...
Missouri...
Kansas River at 23rd Street affecting Wyandotte County.
Grand River near Brunswick affecting Carroll and Chariton Counties.
Missouri River at St Joseph affecting Doniphan...Andrew and
Buchanan Counties.
Missouri River at Atchison affecting Atchison...Buchanan and Platte
Counties.
Missouri River at Leavenworth affecting Leavenworth and Platte
Counties.
Missouri River at Parkville affecting Leavenworth...Wyandotte and
Platte Counties.
Missouri River at Kansas City affecting Wyandotte...Clay...Jackson
and Platte Counties.
Missouri River at Sibley affecting Clay...Jackson and Ray Counties.
Missouri River at Napoleon affecting Jackson...Lafayette and Ray
Counties.
Missouri River at Waverly affecting Carroll...Lafayette and Saline
Counties.
Missouri River At Miami affecting Carroll...Chariton and Saline
Counties.
Missouri River at Glasgow affecting Chariton...Howard and Saline
Counties.
Missouri River at Boonville affecting Cooper and Howard Counties.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Missouri River at Parkville.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At  5:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 33.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Saturday afternoon.
* 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   33.3   Tue 06 AM   32.7 this morning
&&

Information:
Do not drive through flowing water. Nearly half of all flood
fatalities are vehicle related. As little as 6 inches of water may
cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Two feet of water will
carry most vehicles away.This product along with additional weather
and stream information is available at www.weather.gov/kc/.