Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
329 PM CDT Thu Jun 15 2017

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329 PM CDT Thu Jun 15 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Scattered severe thunderstorms will continue to develop in central
Kansas between this afternoon, with initial threats of very large
hail up to baseball size and damaging winds. There is potential for
storms to merge into a cluster or two, with a southeastward
acceleration during the late afternoon and evening hours, across
south-central and southeastern Kansas. The clusters will be capable
of destructive wind gusts up to 75 mph or greater, hail to golfball
size, and torrential rainfall. A tornado cannot be ruled out with
any discrete storms this afternoon in central Kansas.


Heat index values are expected to be in the 100 to 105 degree range
this afternoon. Be sure to drink plenty of water and wear light
clothing if outdoor activity is necessary.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Storms will be possible Friday night and early Saturday morning most
areas of the region. Severe weather is also likely for locations
generally along and east of I-135. High winds and very heavy rain
being the primary threat. Severe hail (1") can`t be ruled out but
it is expected to be a lower threat. These storms will arrive as a
cold front comes through the region in the late afternoon and into
the overnight hours.

Heat index values are expected to be in the 100 to 105 degree range
for both Friday and Saturday area wide. Be sure to drink plenty of
water and wear light clothing if outdoor activity is necessary.

.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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