Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
506 AM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-141115-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
506 AM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PERIODIC BOUTS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING
DRIZZLE...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SLEET...WILL AFFECT SOUTHEAST
KANSAS TODAY AND TONIGHT. LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE LIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL GRADUALLY
EXPAND TO INCLUDE THE ENTIRE AREA SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. THE HEAVIEST FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY WARM
ABOVE FREEZING FROM SOUTH TO NORTH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND
SUNDAY...CHANGING PRECIPITATION OVER TO RAIN.

ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE-QUARTER TO ONE-HALF INCH ARE LIKELY
ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS EXCEEDING
THREE-QUARTERS OF AN INCH POSSIBLE ACROSS MAINLY CENTRAL
KANSAS...GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 50.

ICE ACCUMULATIONS MAY CAUSE DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWER OUTAGES.
BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES MAY BECOME SLICK AND HAZARDOUS AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT...BUT
FREEZING RAIN AND ICE ACCUMULATION REPORTS WOULD BE GREATLY
APPRECIATED.

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

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