Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1049 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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HARVEY KS-MCPHERSON KS-
1049 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT
FOR HARVEY AND SOUTHEASTERN MCPHERSON COUNTIES...

AT 1048 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR HESSTON...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEWTON...HESSTON...HALSTEAD...NORTH NEWTON...MOUNDRIDGE...SEDGWICK...
BURRTON AND NEWTON AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMAIN ALERT FOR A POSSIBLE TORNADO! TORNADOES CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY
FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. IF YOU SPOT A TORNADO GO AT ONCE INTO THE
BASEMENT OR SMALL CENTRAL ROOM IN A STURDY STRUCTURE.

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

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

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 AM CDT FOR SOUTH CENTRAL
KANSAS.

LAT...LON 3820 9737 3817 9737 3817 9735 3792 9716
      3792 9770 3821 9770 3832 9746
TIME...MOT...LOC 0348Z 240DEG 49KT 3815 9736

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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