Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
535 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

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535 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS REMAINS HIGH ACROSS CENTRAL
AND EASTERN KANSAS. AREAS AT GREATEST RISK ARE ALONG AND NORTHWEST
OF THE TURNPIKE WHERE VERY LARGE HAIL AND A FEW TORNADOES POSE THE
GREATEST THREAT. DAMAGING WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY
THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT ALONG WITH VERY HEAVY RAINS THAT ARE
LIKELY TO CAUSE FURTHER FLOODING AND FLASH FLOODING. FOR SOUTHEAST
KANSAS...HAIL MAY BE AS LARGE AS GOLFBALLS ALONG WITH WINDS AROUND
65 MPH AND VERY HEAVY RAINS THAT MAY CAUSE FURTHER FLOODING.

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

THE FORECAST FOR THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT SHOULD BE MONITORED
CLOSELY!

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

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 THUNDERSTORMS ARE ANTICIPATED.

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

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT.

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

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