Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
417 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

KSZ032-047-292200-
RUSSELL KS-BARTON KS-
417 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  RUSSELL COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  BARTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 500 PM CDT

* AT 416 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL NEAR
  GORHAM...OR 6 MILES WEST OF RUSSELL...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF DIMES...AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GREAT BEND...RUSSELL...HOISINGTON...ELLINWOOD...CLAFLIN...LUCAS...
  GORHAM...LURAY...DORRANCE...ALBERT...OLMITZ...MILBERGER...
  BUNKER HILL...PARADISE...GALATIA...SUSANK...WALDO...
  WILSON STATE PARK...WILSON LAKE AND ODIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

THESE STORMS CAN PRODUCE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS IN A VERY
SHORT PERIOD OF TIME. LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS OR POSSIBLE FLOOD
WARNINGS...SHOULD THE RISK FOR MINOR LOW-LAND FLOODING BECOME MORE
IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3913 9904 3913 9849 3827 9848 3827 9903
TIME...MOT...LOC 2116Z 126DEG 17KT 3886 9896

$$

METZGER



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