Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
323 PM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017

323 PM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Heat indices will generally range from around 100 to 104 degrees
across most of the area through early this evening, except for
values as high as 107 in the Salina area. Refer to the latest heat
advisory and excessive heat warning for additional details.

A couple of thunderstorms may move into or develop across a small
part of central Kansas north of I-70. If these storms occur before
dark, they will be capable of wind gusts to 50 mph.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

An extended period of intense Summer heat is expected to continue
for the rest of the week with heat indices ranging from 100 to as
high as 108 degrees. The highest values are expected across central
Kansas, especially in the Salina area. Refer to the latest heat
advisory and excessive heat warning for additional details.

A cold front is expected to drop south across Kansas and break the
heat late in the weekend. This will also provide periodic chances
for thunderstorms as well, from late Saturday through Monday night.
While the risk for organized severe storms appears low, a few strong
storms and some with locally heavy rainfall will be possible.


Spotter activation is not anticipated tonight.


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