Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
258 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

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BUTLER KS-SEDGWICK KS-HARVEY KS-
258 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM CDT
FOR NORTHWESTERN BUTLER...NORTHEASTERN SEDGWICK AND SOUTHEASTERN
HARVEY COUNTIES...

AT 258 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES NORTHEAST OF VALLEY CENTER TO NEAR ANDOVER...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 60 MPH.

HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS.

IMPACT...EXPECT CONSIDERABLE TREE DAMAGE. DAMAGE IS LIKELY TO MOBILE
         HOMES...ROOFS...AND OUTBUILDINGS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WICHITA...ANDOVER...PARK CITY...VALLEY CENTER...BEL AIRE...TOWANDA...
BENTON...WHITEWATER...KECHI...EASTBOROUGH...POTWIN...ELBING...NORTHEAST
WICHITA...EAST WICHITA...MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE...JABARA AIRPORT...
SANTA FE LAKE...OAKLAWN AND AUGUSTA MUNICIPAL AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

THIS IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION. THESE STORMS ARE PRODUCING WIDESPREAD
WIND DAMAGE ACROSS THE CITY OF WICHITA. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A
STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3808 9709 3774 9692 3760 9729 3788 9745
TIME...MOT...LOC 1958Z 241DEG 54KT 3787 9729 3767 9719

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...70MPH

$$

CARUSO



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