Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Topeka KS
955 PM CDT THU MAY 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Eastern Jefferson County in northeastern Kansas...
  Eastern Douglas County in east central Kansas...

* Until 1015 PM CDT

* At 953 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from Easton to 4 miles west of Spring Hill, moving east
  at 60 mph.

  HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts.

  SOURCE...Trained weather spotters.

  IMPACT...Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to
           mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include...
  Lawrence, Baldwin City, Oskaloosa, Eudora, McLouth, Nortonville,
  Winchester, Pleasant Grove, Vinland and Williamstown.

This includes Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 199 and 205.

Very strong winds will continue behind the initial line of
thunderstorms.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This is a DANGEROUS SITUATION. These storms are producing widespread
wind damage across the area. SEEK SHELTER NOW inside a sturdy
structure and stay away from windows!

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for northeastern
and east central Kansas.

LAT...LON 3874 9506 3874 9523 3942 9546 3942 9518
      3897 9519 3898 9516 3895 9509 3898 9508
      3899 9506
TIME...MOT...LOC 0253Z 267DEG 54KT 3934 9510 3875 9490

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...70MPH

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