Weather Alert Details

Platte County

River Flood Warning until 4AM CDT SUN Issued March, 20 2019 at 9:21 PM - US/Central expires March, 31 2019 at 4:00 AM - US/Central THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MISSOURI RIVER AT LEAVENWORTH. * UNTIL SUNDAY MARCH 31. * AT 8:00 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 26.1 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 EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE ON THE MORNING OF SATURDAY MARCH 30TH. * 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 26.1 WED 08 PM 29.2 EARLY SATURDAY MORNING &&