Weather Alert Details

Buchanan County

River Flood Warning until 4:20PM CDT SUN Issued March, 20 2019 at 9:21 PM - US/Central expires March, 31 2019 at 4:20 PM - US/Central THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MISSOURI RIVER AT ATCHISON. * UNTIL SUNDAY MARCH 31. * AT 2:00 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.3 FEET. * FLOOD STAGE IS 22.0 FEET. * MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. * FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 31.3 FEET BY FRIDAY EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THE AFTERNOON OF SATURDAY MARCH 30TH. * 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 29.3 WED 02 PM 31.3 FRIDAY EVENING &&