Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1059 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

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1059 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS,
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT NEAR
INTERSTATE 70 IN CENTRAL KANSAS...AND ACROSS EAST CENTRAL AND PART
OF SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS. IF STORMS DEVELOP...THEY COULD BE STRONG
WITH NICKEL SIZED HAIL AND 50 MPH WINDS.

FLOOD WARNINGS HAVE BEEN POSTED FOR BOTH RIVER AND AREAL FLOODING.
CHECK THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE GREATEST THREAT FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS DURING THIS PERIOD IS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE HIGHEST CHANCE FOR HIGHER END
SEVERE STORMS WILL BE FOR LOCATIONS WEST OF I-135 AFTER 4 PM...
WHERE HAIL UP TO 2 INCHES IN DIAMETER AND TORNADOES WILL BE
POSSIBLE. AFTER 7 PM...SEVERE STORMS PRODUCING HAIL UP TO GOLF
BALL SIZE ALONG WITH DAMAGING DOWNBURST WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE
OVER THE REMAINING OF THE AREA. WITH GROUNDS EXTREMELY
SATURATED...FLOODING WILL BE LIKELY WITH THE MORE INTENSE SHOWERS
AND STORMS.

THERE IS A GOOD CHANCE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE REGION
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY NIGHT WITH HAIL UP TO GOLFBALL-SIZED
AND 60 TO 70 MPH WINDS.

THERE REMAINS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRIMARILY ACROSS
SOUTHEAST KANSAS SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT THAT MAY PRODUCE
SMALL HAIL AND 40 TO 50 MPH WINDS. THE GREATER THUNDERSTORM
POTENTIAL WOULD BE AREA WIDE FROM SUNDAY THRU TUESDAY. STRONG TO
SEVERE STORMS ARE ANTICIPATED.

GIVEN THE UNCERTAINTY THROUGHOUT THE PERIOD...PLEASE CHECK LATER
OUTLOOKS FOR UPDATED INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TONIGHT. STORM
SPOTTERS WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA.

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FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION, SEE OUR WEBPAGE AT:
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/

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