Flash Flood Warning issued for some metro cities, including KCMO, Overland Park and Olathe

KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) — A Flash Flood Warning has been issued for portions of the Kansas City metro area until 12:30 a.m. on Monday.

The warning includes Kansas City, Overland Park, Shawnee, Prairie Village, Lenexa and Olathe.

Areas on the Kansas side of the metro have already seen over an inch of rain.

Localized flash flooding will be the biggest threat from additional storms that arrive on Sunday.

Gusty winds and small hail cannot be ruled out.

6:05PM-NWS in Pleasant Hill issued a Flood Advisory for portions of the metro and communities to the southwest. We could see anywhere between 0.5-1&quot; of additional rain through this evening. Let us know if you're seeing any flooding in your area. <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/StormTrack5?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#StormTrack5</a> <a href=”https://t.co/kLcigd2IlK”>pic.twitter.com/kLcigd2IlK</a>&mdash; Alena Lee (@AlenaKCTV5) <a href=”https://twitter.com/AlenaKCTV5/status/1394067096137576449?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>May 16, 2021</a>

5PM-Here's a quick glance at some rainfall totals since midnight. Localized flash flooding will be the biggest threat from additional storms headed our way tonight. Any stronger storm could produce gusty wind or small hail as well. <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/StormTrack5?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#StormTrack5</a> <a href=”https://t.co/McN5ehp1sN”>pic.twitter.com/McN5ehp1sN</a>&mdash; Alena Lee (@AlenaKCTV5) <a href=”https://twitter.com/AlenaKCTV5/status/1394050194711396353?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>May 16, 2021</a>