Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
405 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-142215-
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-
405 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

PERIODIC BOUTS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING
DRIZZLE...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SLEET...WILL AFFECT SOUTHEAST
KANSAS TODAY AND TONIGHT. LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE LIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

AN ICE STORM WARNING WILL BE IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY.  AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL
GRADUALLY EXPAND TO INCLUDE THE ENTIRE AREA SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. THE HEAVIEST FREEZING RAIN IS
EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL
GRADUALLY WARM ABOVE FREEZING FROM SOUTH TO NORTH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CHANGING PRECIPITATION OVER TO RAIN.

ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF INCH ARE LIKELY
ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS EXCEEDING
THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH POSSIBLE ACROSS MAINLY CENTRAL AND NORTH
CENTRAL KANSAS...GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 50.

ICE ACCUMULATIONS MAY CAUSE DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWER OUTAGES.
BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES MAY BECOME SLICK AND HAZARDOUS AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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/

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