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City of Kansas City Emergency Operations Center
Friday August 16th, 2019 :: 12:02 a.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 12:45AM Friday

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northeastern Wyandotte County in northeastern Kansas... Clay County in west central Missouri... Southern Clinton County in northwestern Missouri... Eastern Platte County in west central Missouri...

* Until 1245 AM CDT.

* At 1200 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Smithville, moving southeast at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Kansas City, Liberty, Gladstone, Excelsior Springs, Smithville, Kearney, Parkville, Platte City, North Kansas City, Riverside, Lawson, Weatherby Lake, Claycomo, Pleasant Valley, Lake Waukomis, Trimble, Edgerton, Glenaire, Ferrelview and Holt. This includes the following highways... Interstate 70 in Missouri between mile markers 0 and 1. Interstate 70 in Kansas near mile marker 423. Interstate 35 in Missouri between mile markers 5 and 34. Interstate 29 between mile markers 0 and 21. Interstate 635 between mile markers 9 and 12. Interstate 435 between mile markers 25 and 55.

* AFFECTED AREAS: PLATTE, MO ... CLINTON, MO ... WYANDOTTE, KS ... CLAY, MO

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

Address/Location
City of Kansas City Emergency Operations Center
414 East 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64106

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 816-513-1313

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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