Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1154 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

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1154 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

THERE IS A VERY SMALL CHANCE OF FLURRIES ACROSS EAST CENTRAL AND
SOUTHEAST KANSAS DURING THE EVENING AND EARLY OVERNIGHT HOURS.
LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATION EXPECTED.

THE COMBINATION OF STRONG NORTH WINDS AND COLD AIR WILL CREATE
ZERO TO 10 BELOW ZERO WIND CHILLS...ROUGHLY NORTH OF HIGHWAY 54.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ARCTIC AIR WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION AND PRODUCE WIND CHILL
VALUES BETWEEN ZERO AND 10 BELOW ZERO...MAINLY DURING THE
OVERNIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS THURSDAY...FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

A WINTER STORM WILL BEGIN TO IMPACT THE REGION BEGINNING SATURDAY.
THE STORM WILL BEGIN WITH SNOW ON SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT
BEFORE TRANSITIONING TO FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET BY SUNDAY INTO
MONDAY. THE MAIN AREA THAT WILL SEE THE WINTRY MIX...FREEZING
RAIN AND OR SLEET WILL BE SOUTH OF THE TURNPIKE. SNOWFALL TOTALS
ON SATURDAY COULD BE BETWEEN 2 TO 4 INCHES WITH MORE FALLING
SUNDAY AND MONDAY. ICE MAY ACCUMULATE WITH THE FREEZING RAIN THAT
FALLS ON SUNDAY...THESE WINTRY CONDITIONS WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS
TRAVEL THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO THE BEGINNING OF NEXT WEEK.
EXPECT CHANGES TO THE FORECAST AS THE PERIOD NEARS AND MORE
DETAILS TO BE DETERMINED THROUGH THE REMINDER OF THE WORK WEEK.
PLEASE WATCH THIS PERIOD FOR UPDATES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TONIGHT.

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

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