Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
115 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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115 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON...GENERALLY EAST OF INTERSTATE 135. THE PRIMARY THREATS
WILL BE LARGE HAIL UP TO ABOUT GOLFBALL SIZE...AND 60 TO 70 MPH
WINDS.

STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL SPREAD SOUTH IN WAKE OF THE COLD
FRONT. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST WIND ADVISORY FOR MORE DETAILS.

VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER IS LIKELY TODAY AHEAD OF THE
FRONT...BUT THIS THREAT WILL SUBSIDE ONCE THE RAIN AND
THUNDERSTORMS BEGIN...AND ALSO IN THE COLD AIR BEHIND THE FRONT.

LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT GENERALLY
ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 50...MAINLY ON GRASSY SURFACES.

NEAR TO BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE LIKELY OVERNIGHT OVER
CENTRAL KANSAS...POSSIBLY THREATENING YOUNG OR SENSITIVE
VEGETATION. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST FREEZE WATCH FOR MORE
INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE EARLY MONDAY OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
KANSAS BEFORE DAYTIME TEMPERATURES RISE. LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
POSSIBLE ON GRASSY SURFACES.

COLD AIR WILL PERSIST INTO TUESDAY...WITH TEMPERATURES EXPECTED
TO DROP INTO THE LOW TO MID 20S MONDAY NIGHT THREATENING SENSITIVE
VEGETATION. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST FREEZE WATCH FOR MORE
INFORMATION.

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL BE VERY HIGH ON MONDAY...WITH VERY
HIGH TO EXTREME ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON GENERALLY
EAST OF INTERSTATE 135.

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

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