Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
345 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

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345 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

DUE TO THE RECENT HEAVY RAINS...A COUPLE COUNTY AND RIVER FLOOD
WARNINGS REMAIN IN EFFECT ACROSS PARTS OF THE AREA. PLEASE REFER TO
THE LATEST FLOOD WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FOR DETAILS. PLEASE DO NOT
DRIVE INTO FLOODED ROADWAYS.

THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP OVER WESTERN KANSAS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE
EAST OVERNIGHT...AFFECTING CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AFTER 9
PM AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS AFTER 2 AM. WHILE THE GREATEST POTENTIAL FOR
SEVERE WEATHER WILL LIKELY BE OVER WESTERN KANSAS...A HANDFUL OF
STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE GENERALLY WEST OF I-135.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL LIKELY BE THE MAIN CONCERN AREAWIDE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...WHICH MAY AGGRAVATE OR RENEW ONGOING
FLOODING CONCERNS. CONSEQUENTLY...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT
ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

RIVER FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO PERSIST ALONG THE COW CREEK IN RICE
AND RENO COUNTIES THROUGH THE WEEKEND. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST
FLOOD WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FOR DETAILS.

A FINAL ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AND NIGHT...AS A STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE
NORTHWEST. HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS ACTIVITY WHICH MAY
LEAD TO CONTINUED FLOODING CONCERNS. SEVERE STORMS WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WITH HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL
AND 60 MPH DOWNBURST WINDS POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER STORMS.

THOSE WITH OUTDOOR PLANS ALONG CREEKS AND RIVERS NEED TO MONITOR
THE WEATHER SITUATION CLOSELY FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

A MUCH NEEDED DRY WEATHER PATTERN WILL PREVAIL FROM THE WEEKEND
THROUGH MID NEXT WEEK...WITH CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLY
INCREASING AGAIN BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

STORM SPOTTERS MAY BE NEEDED OVERNIGHT FOR LOCATIONS MAINLY WEST OF
I-135.

&&

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

$$

LAWSON



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