Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
532 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

532 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas,
South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Patchy very light freezing drizzle is possible late tonight into
Sunday morning across portions of central and north central Kansas.
Ice accumulations and impacts will likely remain minimal, although
a few slick spots are possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Mild temperatures and strong south winds will support very high
grassland fire danger Sunday afternoon across southern Kansas.

A few showers and thunderstorms cannot be ruled out over far
eastern Kansas Sunday afternoon and evening. Strong or severe storms
are not expected.

Snow accumulations up to around one inch are possible across
portions of central and north-central Kansas Sunday night through
early Monday, generally along and north of a line extending from
Great Bend to Salina. Much higher accumulations will occur across
northwest Kansas and Nebraska.

Very high grassland fire danger is expected Monday due to strong
and gusty northwest winds, and again Thursday and Friday due to
strong southerly winds.


Spotter activation is not anticipated today or tonight.


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