Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
611 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

KSC017-242345-
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CHASE KS-
611 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM CDT
FOR EASTERN CHASE COUNTY...

AT 610 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 16 MILES EAST OF
BURNS...OR 17 MILES SOUTH OF COTTONWOOD FALLS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
25 MPH.

HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT CONSIDERABLE
         TREE DAMAGE. WIND DAMAGE IS ALSO LIKELY TO MOBILE HOMES...
         ROOFS...AND OUTBUILDINGS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COTTONWOOD FALLS...STRONG CITY...BAZAAR...MATFIELD GREEN...
SAFFORDVILLE AND TALLGRASS PRAIRIE PRESERVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3852 9636 3809 9636 3809 9669 3852 9647
TIME...MOT...LOC 2310Z 204DEG 22KT 3813 9659

HAIL...1.25IN
WIND...70MPH

$$

RITZMAN



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