Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
242 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

KSZ047-048-050-051-262015-
ELLSWORTH KS-MCPHERSON KS-BARTON KS-RICE KS-
242 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN ELLSWORTH COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  WEST CENTRAL MCPHERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN BARTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  RICE COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 315 PM CDT

* AT 240 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE
  TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR LYONS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25
  MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS...AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LYONS...STERLING...LITTLE RIVER...CHASE...HOLYROOD...BUSHTON...
  GENESEO...ALDEN...LORRAINE...WINDOM...RAYMOND...
  FREDERICK AND SILICA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED TO TAKE SHELTER IN THE EVENT THE STORMS INTENSIFY AND
BECOME SEVERE...OR A WARNING IS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3865 9852 3841 9773 3817 9822 3824 9847
      3826 9847 3826 9852
TIME...MOT...LOC 1940Z 205DEG 22KT 3832 9827
$$

RITZMAN



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