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Floods in Kansas City, Missouri and vicinity, August 12-13, 1982

Lawrence D Becker

Floods in Kansas City, Missouri and vicinity, August 12-13, 1982

by Lawrence D Becker

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Services Section, Western Distribution Branch, U.S. Geological Survey in Rolla, Mo, Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Floods -- Missouri -- Kansas City

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lawrence D. Becker, Terry W. Alexander, and Loyd A. Waite
    SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 83-4141
    ContributionsAlexander, Terry W, Waite, Loyd A, Geological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 35 p. :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13607306M

    After the war, he joined the Democratic Party political machine of Tom Pendergast in Kansas City, Missouri. He was elected a county official and in United States senator. After he had gained national prominence as head of the wartime (namesake) Committee, he replaced vice president Henry A. Wallace as Roosevelt's running mate in   In the early hours of Tuesday, , Kansas City firefighters were called to the former home of baseball great Satchel Paige. Initial news reports stated the house was "destroyed." The fire is being investigated as arson. On J , a water pipe was cut in the Buck O’Neil Research and Education Center,.

    MO CONFERENCE April , Council Bluffs, Iowa 2nd Session WIS. Thomas 0. Dahl Federal Water Pollution Control Administration Kansas City, Missouri James Diggins Harrison County Lagon, Iowa Charles T. Evitts Sioux City, Iowa Ralph Pagan City of Council Bluffs Council Bluffs, Iowa T. A. Filipi Nebraska Water Pollution Control Lincoln. BIOGRAPHICAL EARL K. DILLE Grand Master, Earl K. Dille was born Ap , in Chillicothe, Missouri. He is proud to be a fourth generation Missouri Freemason; his great-grandfather.

    Salt Lake City, Utah The following questions refer to Figures and Figure is a black and white stereo pair of aerial photographs taken of the Salt Lake City area in Figure (back of book) shows color aerial stereo photographs of an area south of the black and white photographs. The color stereo photographs were taken in. Flows that were fully contained within the Missouri channel in the early 20th century now create floods, and extreme high flows today are associated with stages as much as m higher than at the.


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Floods in Kansas City, Missouri and vicinity, August 12-13, 1982 by Lawrence D Becker Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Floods in Kansas City, Missouri and vicinity, August[Lawrence D Becker; Terry W Alexander; Loyd A Waite; Geological Survey (U.S.)]. The effect of obstruction to navigation and flood prevention by the Kansas City northwestern railway company's bridge on the Kansas River at Kansas City, Kansas.

Preliminary report, by the Kansas water commission, August, Prepared in cooperation with the United States geological survey. The storms of Sept., delivered as much as 16 in. of rain, with average rainfall exceeding 10 in.

in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Twenty-five lives were lost, many were left homeless, and damages exceeded $80 million. Data obtained by the National Weather Service and the U.S. Geological Missouri and vicinity indicate that two record-setting rainstorms occurred within 24 hours.

The storm of September, Missouri and vicinity as much as 16 inches of rainfall in the Kansas City, Missouri-Kansas area, left 25 persons dead, many homeless, and caused over 50 million dollars in from National Weather Service recording rain gages indicate the storm came in two bursts within 24 hours.

Flood hydrographs developed from streamflow records in the area also reflect the. - Country Club Plaza flash flood Sept Friday, Novem THE KANSAS CITY TIMES JF Marymount Drury Big in Pre-Season Cage Picture some of the old reliables proves most August 12-13.

By Bill Shar p. Fire destroy Centrum in St Louis, Missouri; Rose Philippine Duchesne dies in St. Charles, Missouri. She would be canonized on July 3, by Pope John Paul II. Kansas-Nebraska Act repeals Missouri Compromise creating the territories of Kansas and Nebraska; 1st Pony Express rider arrives in San Francisco from St Joseph, Missouri.

Over the course of September in Kansas City, the length of the day is rapidly the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 1 hour, 13 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 30 seconds, and weekly decrease of 17 minutes, 33 seconds.

The shortest day of the month is Septem with 11 hours, 48 minutes of daylight and the longest. u.s. Army Corps of-Engineers, Kansas City District, 7/9/55, Aerial Photograph, confluence of Blue and Missouri Rivers and environs, #KC, 1 pg.

u.s. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District, 10/7/60, Aerial Photograph, Conservttion Chemical Company - Kansas City and environs, #MRll1 pg.

u.s. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas. The destructive flash floods of June, in southwestern South Dakota (Schwarz and others, ) and July August 1,in central Colorado (McCain and others, ) were floods caused by intense precipitation that was enhanced by orographic lifting.

Layco Investment Company, Inc., a Missouri corjxiration, has offered to all, hut not les* thanshares, of the common capital stock of Union Rank in Kansas City, Missouri, according to an. A t am- KC-MO Fire is responding to "31st Street & Roanoke" on the report of "2 cars stuck in high water" there.

At am- those drivers had been rescued without incident. Flooding is also reported on the north Downtown Loop of I at Main where "one car" was stuck in. Steamboats played a major role in the 19th-century development of the Mississippi River and its tributaries by allowing the practical large-scale transport of passengers and freight both up- and down-river.

Using steam power, riverboats were developed during that time which could navigate in shallow waters as well as upriver against strong currents. After the development of railroads. More about Best Flood of All Time: Best Flood of All Time is a public top list created by Listnerd on on November 27th Items on the Best Flood of All Time top list are added by the community and ranked using our secret ranking sauce.

Best Flood of All Time has gotten views and has gathered votes from In June of a major flood took place in Kansas City. The area was flood prone, the most disastrous storm having taken place in when the Kansas River overflowed its banks at Lawrence inundating Kansas City for nearly two weeks.

The flood of broke this record for duration, standing above the danger line for over a month. During the Civil War, Lawrence was a haven for runaway slaves and was held responsible for Union raids into Missouri.

On AugQuantrill and a band of guerrillas ravaged the town and killed nearly men. Monuments to these victims and other historical markers may be seen in the city. The most useful material is available in the National Archives at Kansas City, Missouri where the papers form part of Record Group 96 (RG96): Records of the Farmers Home Administration, –, Region 7, Lincoln.

7 The files contain periodic narrative reports by the Community Manager on the progress of the project; various correspondence.

Second Sino-Japanese War; Part of Interwar Period and the Pacific Theater of World War II: Clockwise from top left: The Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) Special Naval Landing Forces troops in gas masks prepare for an advance in the rubble of Shanghai, Operation Ichigo IJA Type 92 Heavy machine gun, dead victims of the Nanjing Massacre on the shore of the Qinhuai River with a Japanese soldier.

Salt Lake City, UT averaged ° throughout June, July, and August, establishing this summer as the hottest on record in years.

Milwaukee, WI recorded an average 3 month temperature of °, shattering previous record of ° set in They sold their farm and moved to Kansas City, Missouri, inwhere they lived until the death of Mr.

Miller, Apsince which time she has made her home at Carrollton, Missouri. She leaves eight children to mourn her death: Alice, Clara, and Willis Miller of Carrollton, Missouri; Walter of Copan, Oklahoma; Frank of Kansas City.

Full text of "A genealogical history of the Forgy, Forgey and Forgie families in America / compiled by Lucille Forgy other formats.Full text of "Monthly catalog of United States government publications" See other formats.Exciting Plans Revealed for the Foundation's 14th Annual Meeting Editor's note: On December 4 and 5,Committee Chairman Harold "Hal" Billian and members of the Fourteenth Annual Missouri, and is available at book­ in the vicinity of Kansas City.

She records the little known fact that.