Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WWUS53 KSGF 270452
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1152 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

KSC021-037-270515-
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CRAWFORD KS-CHEROKEE KS-
1152 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 AM CDT
FOR CRAWFORD AND NORTHERN CHEROKEE COUNTIES...

AT 1151 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES NORTH OF ERIE TO NEAR WALNUT TO NEAR GIRARD TO
NEAR WEST MINERAL...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER 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...
PITTSBURG...                      FRONTENAC...
GIRARD...                         ARMA...
CHEROKEE...                       WEIR...
SHERMAN...                        MULBERRY...
SCAMMON...                        CHICOPEE...
MCCUNE...                         FRANKLIN...
ARCADIA...                        WALNUT...
ASBURY...                         WEST MINERAL...
HEPLER...                         ROSELAND...
GREENBUSH...                      STIPPVILLE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

INTENSE THUNDERSTORM LINES CAN PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES AND WIDESPREAD
SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY
LIKELY...IT IS BEST TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR
OF A BUILDING. THESE STORMS MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT
PROPERTY DAMAGE.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3767 9509 3767 9462 3724 9461 3718 9507
TIME...MOT...LOC 0451Z 228DEG 39KT 3769 9523 3759 9514 3750 9493 3723
9492

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...70MPH

$$

FRYE



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