Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1215 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

KSZ051-052-068-069-230545-
HARVEY KS-MCPHERSON KS-MARION KS-BUTLER KS-
1215 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  HARVEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN MCPHERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHERN MARION COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...
  NORTHWESTERN BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 1245 AM CDT

* AT 1212 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE
  TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR NORTH NEWTON...MOVING SOUTHEAST
  AT 30 MPH.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NEWTON...MCPHERSON...HESSTON...HILLSBORO...HALSTEAD...MARION...
  NORTH NEWTON...MOUNDRIDGE...SEDGWICK...PEABODY...BURRTON...GALVA...
  CANTON...WHITEWATER...FLORENCE...GOESSEL...POTWIN...WALTON...ELBING
  AND BURNS.

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 3840 9683 3809 9684 3809 9683 3791 9683
      3791 9770 3817 9770 3818 9772 3838 9773
TIME...MOT...LOC 0512Z 321DEG 28KT 3812 9734
$$

RITZMAN


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