May 1st - Funnels and Heavy Rain

Funnel Clouds were reported across Northeast Kansas during the afternoon of May 1, 2007.  Pictures were taken by local storm spotters.

Funnel Cloud near Maple Hill. Spotter was located 1 mile east of Maple Hill.
(Photo courtesy of Robert Sage, via WIBW TV)

 Funnel Cloud near Alma.
(Photo courtesy of Kate Gronquist, via WIBW TV)
 
Heavy rain also caused flooding problems, especially across Pottawatomie County where numerous roads were covered and washed out by flowing water.
Rainfall reports recevied this morning:

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