Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
505 PM CDT Sun Apr 16 2017

505 PM CDT Sun Apr 16 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

There will be a chance of thunderstorms across the area this evening
and tonight. A few of the storms may be severe across far southern
Kansas this evening. The main threats will be large hail up to
ping-pong ball size, isolated wind gusts to 60 mph, and localized
heavy rainfall and flooding. Additional storms are possible further
north across portions of central and east-central Kansas, although
this activity should remain sub-severe. The greatest chance of
severe weather should remain south of Kansas across Oklahoma.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

An isolated strong thunderstorm or two cannot be ruled out late
Monday night over central Kansas, with another slight chance of
storms generally north of Interstate 70 Tuesday late afternoon and

Severe weather potential looks to increase across the region
Wednesday afternoon and night, as a strong storm system approaches
from the west. Large hail and damaging winds appear to be the main
threats. There remains some uncertainty surrounding this period, so
stay tuned.

Another powerful storm system will approach the region late in the
week and into the weekend, bringing the potential for widespread
moderate to heavy rain and localized flooding Friday through early


Spotter activation may be needed this evening across far southern


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