Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
WWUS83 KICT 261938
SPSICT

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

KSZ052-053-069-070-262030-
CHASE KS-GREENWOOD KS-MARION KS-BUTLER KS-
238 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  CHASE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...
  NORTHWESTERN GREENWOOD COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN MARION COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  NORTHERN BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 330 PM CDT

* AT 235 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE
  TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
  FLORENCE TO 11 MILES EAST OF BURNS TO EL DORADO...AND MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS...AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  EL DORADO...COTTONWOOD FALLS...STRONG CITY...FLORENCE...POTWIN...
  BURNS...ROSALIA...CASSODAY...BAZAAR...ELMDALE...MATFIELD GREEN...
  CEDAR POINT...SAFFORDVILLE...WONSEVU...
  TALLGRASS PRAIRIE PRESERVE...HYMER...EUREKA CITY LAKE...
  EL DORADO AIRPORT...THRALL AND EL DORADO LAKE.

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.

THESE STORMS MAY PRODUCE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. LISTEN FOR
LATER STATEMENTS OR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS...SHOULD THE RISK FOR
MINOR LOW-LAND FLOODING BECOME MORE IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3818 9636 3817 9635 3817 9622 3787 9628
      3771 9691 3798 9710 3852 9682 3852 9636
TIME...MOT...LOC 1935Z 218DEG 41KT 3827 9686 3807 9668 3783 9683
$$

HOWERTON



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.