Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1221 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-201730-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
1221 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 30 TO 35 MPH...GUSTING TO 45 MPH WILL
IMPACT CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON. THIS WILL
RESULT IN VERY HIGH TO EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER ACROSS
CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS. PLEASE REFER TO THE RED FLAG
WARNING AND WIND ADVISORY STATEMENT FOR DETAILS.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER AREAS ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF
A LINE FROM LINCOLN TO GREAT BEND LATE TONIGHT BUT SHOULD BE
NEITHER STRONG NOR SEVERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD EAST ACROSS KANSAS SUNDAY AND
SUNDAY NIGHT. NICKEL-SIZED HAIL IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY OVER
CENTRAL AND SOUTH-CENTRAL KANSAS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THAT MAY PRODUCE HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PING
PONG BALLS AND WINDS AROUND 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE OVER ALL AREAS
WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND OVER AREAS PRIMARILY ALONG AND
EAST OF I-135 THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...AN EXTREME FIRE DANGER IS LIKELY IN CENTRAL
KANSAS ALONG...AND WEST...OF HIGHWAY 14 WHILE A VERY HIGH FIRE IS
LIKELY ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF CENTRAL AND ALL OF SOUTH-CENTRAL
KANSAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

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FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT (LOWERCASE) HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

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