Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
601 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

KSZ067-068-083-242330-
SEDGWICK KS-HARVEY KS-RENO KS-
601 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN SEDGWICK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  HARVEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN RENO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 630 PM CDT

* AT 558 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE
  TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR NEWTON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
  35 MPH. ANOTHER STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR
  HESSTON...ALSO MOVING NORTHEAST.

PEA TO DIME SIZE HAIL...AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THESE STORMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NEWTON...PARK CITY...VALLEY CENTER...HESSTON...MAIZE...HALSTEAD...
  NORTH NEWTON...SEDGWICK...COLWICH...HAVEN...BURRTON...MOUNT HOPE...
  WHITEWATER...ANDALE...BENTLEY...WALTON...NEWTON AIRPORT...
  CHENEY LAKE AND CHENEY STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED AS THESE STORMS COULD INTENSIFY.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR
SOUTH CENTRAL AND CENTRAL KANSAS.

LAT...LON 3773 9781 3774 9783 3817 9770 3817 9715
      3786 9715 3785 9716
TIME...MOT...LOC 2300Z 214DEG 29KT 3797 9733

$$

KLEINSASSER



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