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KNSS News
May 29, 2020 - 7:48 pm
Officials in the Kansas City area say police and rescue crews responded to dozens of reports of drivers becoming trapped in their vehicles by flash flooding following heavy rains.
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KNSS News
May 15, 2020 - 11:55 am
Flooding reported as heavy rains move through Kansas.
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Steve McIntosh
May 15, 2020 - 9:33 am
Thunderstorms rumbled across south central Kansas early Friday. The National Weather Service issued Severe Thunderstorm Warnings for several counties; including Sedgwick, Butler, Harvey, and Reno. The storms carried lightning, large hail, heavy rain, and flooding. Quarter-sized hail was reported in...
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KNSS News
May 07, 2020 - 6:25 pm
Crews working to finish fixing levees busted in last year’s deluge are getting some help from the weather.
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Flood risk remains a concern along eastern Missouri River
KNSS News
April 09, 2020 - 5:05 am
The National Weather Service says flooding remains a concern in several states along the Missouri River, even though the weather has been kind so far this spring. The agency says the flood risk is high in eastern South Dakota, eastern North Dakota, eastern Nebraska, western Iowa, eastern Kansas and...
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Iowa farm silo burst by Midwest flooding March 2019
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KNSS News
February 22, 2020 - 11:23 am
Find out the latest on levee repairs that have been completed in northwest Missouri. Last year's flooding submerged thousands of rural acres and a section of Interstate 29 and other roads in the region.
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KNSS News
December 01, 2019 - 11:28 am
The toll of massive flooding in Kansas is proving to be high for the agency that operates state parks. KCUR reports that the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism will lose millions of dollars as the result of park closures, property damage and washed out park roads. In much of the state...
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October 03, 2019 - 7:25 pm
After an unusually rainy September in the region, the amount of water flowing down the lower Missouri River this year is likely to match the 2011 record. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it now expects 61 million acre feet of water to flow down the Missouri River this year. That would equal...
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KNSS News
September 19, 2019 - 6:56 pm
The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda dangerously flooded parts of Texas and Louisiana on Thursday, scrambling rescue crews and volunteers with boats to reach scores of stranded drivers and families trapped in their homes during a relentless downpour that drew comparisons to Hurricane...
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August 27, 2019 - 7:24 pm
Several Midwestern states are joining together to try to identify bottlenecks along the Missouri River that can cause waters to back up and worsen flooding in certain areas. Dru Buntin, the deputy director of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, says the state is joining with Iowa, Kansas...
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