Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wichita KS
710 PM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017

Marion KS-Chase KS-
710 PM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a

* Significant Weather Advisory for...
  Eastern Marion County in central Kansas...
  Northwestern Chase County in east central Kansas...

* Until 800 PM CDT

* At 707 PM CDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking
  a strong thunderstorm with locally heavy rainfall near Marion...
  moving northeast at 45 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and torrential rainfall is likely with this

* Locations impacted include...
  Marion, Florence, Lincolnville, Elmdale, Cedar Point, Hymer,
  Tallgrass Prairie, Tallgrass Prairie Preserve and Marion Lake.


Be prepared to take shelter in the event the storms intensify and
become severe...or a warning is issues by the National Weather

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded


A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for central and
east central Kansas.

LAT...LON 3852 9692 3852 9640 3816 9695 3830 9718
      3856 9694
TIME...MOT...LOC 0009Z 229DEG 40KT 3836 9696



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