Weather Alert Detail

  • Flood Warning for Lyon County, Kansas
  • Flood Warning issued May 26 at 2:16AM CDT until May 29 at 12:15AM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 1:16 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 11:15 p.m.
  • ...The Flood Warning continues for the following streams in Kansas...
    Cottonwood River near Emporia affecting Lyon County
    Marais Des Cygnes River at Ottawa affecting Franklin County
    Neosho River Near Neosho Rapids affecting Coffey and Lyon Counties
    The Flood Warning continues for
    The Cottonwood River near Emporia.
    * until late Thursday night.
    * At 1:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 24.5 feet.
    * Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
    * Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
    * Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
    Thursday morning.
    * Impact...At 24.0 feet...Highway K 99 on the south bank floods.