Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
539 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  NORTHEASTERN SEDGWICK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  EASTERN HARVEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN MARION COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 645 PM CDT

* AT 538 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER BEL AIRE...
  MOVING NORTH AT 30 MPH.

  HAZARD...PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL
           DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
           WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WICHITA...NEWTON...ANDOVER...PARK CITY...VALLEY CENTER...BEL AIRE...
  HESSTON...MAIZE...NORTH NEWTON...SEDGWICK...PEABODY...BENTON...
  WHITEWATER...DOWNTOWN WICHITA...KECHI...EASTBOROUGH...POTWIN...WALTON...
  ELBING AND NORTHEAST WICHITA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 135 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 6 AND 38.
 INTERSTATE 35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 48 AND 56.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

THIS THUNDERSTORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING ALL TYPES OF SEVERE
WEATHER...INCLUDING EXTREMELY LARGE HAIL...DESTRUCTIVE STRAIGHT LINE
WINDS...AND TORNADOES. MOVE QUICKLY TO A SAFE SHELTER...SUCH AS AN
INTERIOR ROOM...A BATHROOM OR CLOSET OR BASEMENT.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT FOR SOUTH CENTRAL
KANSAS.

LAT...LON 3769 9745 3817 9739 3817 9737 3821 9737
      3822 9712 3808 9694 3764 9716
TIME...MOT...LOC 2238Z 198DEG 26KT 3774 9729

HAIL...1.50IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

JAKUB


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