Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
440 AM CST SAT JAN 14 2017

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-151045-
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-
440 AM CST SAT JAN 14 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE AREA TODAY AND
TONIGHT. AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL
GRADUALLY EXPAND TO INCLUDE THE ENTIRE AREA LATE THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING THROUGH TONIGHT. THE HEAVIEST FREEZING RAIN IS
EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. SEE THE LATEST ICE STORM WARNING
FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

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 CENTRAL KANSAS...GENERALLY
ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 50.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE ICE STORM WARNING WILL LINGER INTO SUNDAY FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL
KANSAS. ADDITIONAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A QUARTER OF AN INCH ARE
POSSIBLE...MAINLY NORTHWEST OF A GREAT BEND TO LINCOLN LINE.
TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY WARM ABOVE FREEZING FROM SOUTH TO
NORTH ON SUNDAY...CHANGING PRECIPITATION OVER TO RAIN.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

&&

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

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KETCHAM



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