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Flash Flood Warnings For Washington County

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THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1:15 AM CDT FOR NORTHERN REPUBLIC AND NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON COUNTIES

At 8:40 PM CDT, local law enforcement reported heavy rain due to a thunderstorm along Highway 266 with several inches of rain covering the road. Flash flooding is ongoing over this area.

Some locations that will experience flooding include Belleville, Scandia, Courtland, Republic, Munden, Narka and Mahaska.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

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, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots.


The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Flash Flood Warning for

  • Republic County in north central Kansas…
  • Western Washington County in north central Kansas…
  • Northwestern Clay County in north central Kansas…
  • Northern Cloud County in north central Kansas…
  • Until 230 AM CDT.
  • At 8:34 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

  • Some locations that will experience flooding include Concordia, Belleville, Washington, Clyde, Clifton, Scandia, Jamestown, Courtland, Cuba, Morrowville, Norway, Haddam, Agenda, Vining and Hollenberg.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

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, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots.

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Derek Nester
Derek Nesterhttps://sunflowerstateradio.com
Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.

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