Quick look at reporting of the constant rains and storm damage as we prepare for ROUND TWO coming right up . . .
Powerless Kansas City Right Now
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Storms Monday evening caused tree damage and thousands of power outages after well-saturated grounds in combination with wind gusts near 40 mph pounded the area. Rainfall totals of 1-3 inches has fallen the last 24 hours, StormTrack5 Meteorologist Erin Little says.
Flooding Wan't Minor For Many With Soggy Basements Since April
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Overnight storms downed trees, and caused power outages and minor flooding throughout the metro area. In Independence, Missouri, the Missouri Department of Transportation said 24 Highway was closed between Sterling and Willow, with dispatchers reporting water over the road.
Rains Continue Today
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The StormTrack5 Weather Center will be closely monitoring any strong storms that move into our area until 3 p.m. Tuesday. All modes of severe weather are possible, StormTrack5 Meteorologist Erin Little says. The greatest concern is flash flooding, additional trees uprooting, damaging winds with an isolated tornado possible, too.
Developing . . .