Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
528 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-141030-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
528 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THIS MORNING...A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS MAY DEVELOP NORTH OF
INTERSTATE 70...WITH THE BEST CHANCE NEAR THE NEBRASKA BORDER. THE
STRONGEST STORMS THIS MORNING MAY PRODUCE HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF
QUARTERS.

MORE WIDESPREAD STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
BETWEEN 11 AM AND 2 PM...MAINLY NEAR AND SOUTHEAST OF A HERINGTON
TO MANHATTAN TO HOLTON LINE. LARGE HAIL WILL BE THE PRIMARY THREAT
WITH THESE STORMS...WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
UP TO GOLFBALL SIZE HAIL. THERE IS ALSO SOME POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY
DAMAGING WINDS UP TO 60 MPH...AS WELL AS A SMALL POTENTIAL FOR
TORNADOES. THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT WILL SHIFT SOUTHEAST THROUGH
THE AFTERNOON HOURS...AND WILL MOVE OUT OF EAST CENTRAL KANSAS BY
AROUND 7 PM.

PARTS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS CAN EXPECT NORTHERLY WIND GUSTS OF
45 MPH OR STRONGER THROUGH THE DAY TODAY AND INTO EARLY THIS
EVENING.

ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT INTO MONDAY
MORNING ACROSS MUCH OF THE OUTLOOK AREA. WITH TEMPERATURES
DROPPING INTO THE 30S...PRECIPITATION MAY TRANSITION OVER TO LIGHT
SNOW...ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL WITH LIGHT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

TEMPERATURES MAY DROP TO NEAR OR JUST BELOW THE FREEZING MARK
EARLY MONDAY MORNING IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS. BY EARLY TUESDAY
MORNING...TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FREEZING FOR THE
ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA WITH A HARD FREEZE POSSIBLE AS LOW
TEMPERATURES MAY DROP INTO THE MIDDLE 20S.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED FROM NOON THROUGH 6 PM...MAINLY
SOUTHEAST OF A HERINGTON TO MANHATTAN TO HOLTON LINE.

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