|Real time rainfall amounts courtesy Overland Park Flood Control|
Update: 7:29pm: Flooding in west Olathe, hail continuing to fall, electricity is out.
The Kansas City area has an increasing flood threat. One rain gauge in Johnson Co. has passed the 3" mark. There is a cluster of storms in Johnson Co. that is moving very slowly ENE (northern yellow arrow).
The red polygons are severe thunderstorm warnings and the yellow polygon is a a brand new flash flood warning.
At the very least an additional 1-3" inches will fall.
Compare to radar in the posting below and note the flash flood safety rules.