Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
330 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-210830-
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-
330 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL LINGER THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS ACROSS FAR SOUTHEAST KANSAS BUT THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY SHOULD
BE NEITHER STRONG NOR SEVERE.

ONGOING FLOODING ACROSS SEDGWICK...SUMNER...AND BUTLER COUNTIES
WILL CONTINUE INTO THE MORNING HOURS. FLOOD WATERS HAVE BEGUN TO
RECEDE...HOWEVER WILL STILL BE IMPACTFUL AT LEAST THROUGH THE
MORNING HOURS IF NOT LONGER. BE SURE TO HEED ANY ROAD CLOSURES AND
NEVER DRIVE INTO FLOODED ROADS. PLEASE SEE THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING
FOR MORE DETAILS.

HEAVY RAIN HAS RESULTED IN RAPID RISES ALONG LOCAL STREAMS,
CREEKS, AND RIVERS ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS. MINOR FLOODING IS
FORECASTED TO OCCUR ALONG THE ARKANSAS RIVER AT OXFORD AND
ARKANSAS CITY LATER THIS WEEKEND. PLEASE SEE RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS
FOR MORE DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

RIVER FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO LINGER ALONG THE ARKANSAS RIVER
NEAR OXFORD AND ARKANSAS CITY THROUGH THE BEGINNING OF THE WORK
WEEK. PLEASE SEE LATEST RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS FOR MORE DETAILS.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL RETURN TO THE REGION FOR LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY. SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY BE STRONG TO MARGINALLY
SEVERE. THERE IS STILL A BIT OF UNCERTAINTY IN REGARDS TO THE
POTENTIAL INTENSITY AND PRIMARY LOCATION OF THE STORMS, ESPECIALLY
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT PASSES THROUGH THE
REGION. REGARDLESS, HEAVY RAIN LOOKS TO BE A POTENTIAL THREAT WITH
THIS THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR 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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