Severe Thunderstorm Warning
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
000
WUUS53 KICT 290142
SVRICT
KSC015-035-077-095-173-191-290230-
/O.NEW.KICT.SV.W.0271.160729T0142Z-160729T0230Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
842 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  HARPER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  WESTERN COWLEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN SEDGWICK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN KINGMAN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...
  SUMNER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...

* UNTIL 930 PM CDT

* AT 841 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR ANDOVER TO NEAR BELLE PLAINE TO 6 MILES NORTH
  OF ATTICA...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

  THESE ARE VERY DANGEROUS STORMS.

  HAZARD...80 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
           SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE HEAVILY DAMAGED. EXPECT
           CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO ROOFS...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES.
           EXTENSIVE TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE LIKELY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ARKANSAS CITY...WINFIELD...WELLINGTON...MULVANE...ROSE HILL...
  ANTHONY...DOUGLASS...BELLE PLAINE...HARPER...CONWAY SPRINGS...
  CALDWELL...OXFORD...UDALL...ATTICA...ARGONIA...SOUTH HAVEN...
  GEUDA SPRINGS...ROCK...MAYFIELD AND MILAN.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 34.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SITUATION. THESE STORMS ARE PRODUCING
WIDESPREAD WIND DAMAGE ACROSS SEDGWICK COUNTY AND GREATER WICHITA.
SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

THESE STORMS ARE PRODUCING DESTRUCTIVE WINDS AND LARGE DAMAGING HAIL.
SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

INTENSE THUNDERSTORM LINES CAN PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES AND WIDESPREAD
SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY
LIKELY...IT IS BEST TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR
OF A BUILDING. THESE STORMS MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT
PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 3700 9835 3738 9835 3747 9740 3763 9693
      3747 9682 3700 9673
TIME...MOT...LOC 0141Z 329DEG 46KT 3764 9708 3736 9730 3734 9821

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...1.50IN
WIND...80MPH

$$

DARMOFAL


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