Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
1249 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

1249 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas,
South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

A few thunderstorms will continue to affect areas of south central
Kansas and the Flint Hills through early this afternoon, mainly
about 25 miles either side of the Kansas turnpike. A locally strong
storm with gusty winds and small hail will be possible.

There remains a risk for a few severe storms late this afternoon and
evening along a strong cold front moving into parts of central and
south central Kansas. The greatest risk for damaging winds to 65 mph
and hail up to ping pong ball size will exist for locations along
and west of the Kansas turnpike and mainly southeast of a Salina to
Great Bend line.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

An active weather pattern will persist across the region Sunday
through Friday.

Showers and thunderstorms, some strong with heavy rain will be
possible during the afternoon and evening Sunday and into Monday.
Small hail and gusty winds will be possible with the strongest

Monday, showers and thunderstorms will again be possible in the
afternoon. An isolated severe thunderstorm is not out of the
question during the late afternoon and evening.

Wednesday through Sunday will remain active but the coverage of
thunderstorm activity will be diminished. Some of the thunderstorm
activity could be strong with small hail and locally heavy rain.


Spotter activation may be needed late this afternoon and evening
for locations generally west of the Kansas turnpike and southeast
of a Salina to Great Bend line.


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