Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
517 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

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SHAWNEE-
517 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 545 PM CDT FOR WESTERN
SHAWNEE COUNTY...

AT 515 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO
WAS LOCATED IN FAR WESTERN TOPEKA NEAR THE I-70 AND I-470
INTERSECTION...MOVING NORTH AT 20 MPH.

HAZARD...TORNADO AND GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.

IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
         SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. DAMAGE
         TO ROOFS...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR.  TREE DAMAGE IS
         LIKELY.

THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...
FAR WESTERN TOPEKA THROUGH 525 PM CDT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 70 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 347 AND 355.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS...IN A
MOBILE HOME...OR IN A VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

&&

LAT...LON 3894 9576 3897 9590 3901 9595 3922 9592
      3922 9579 3920 9562
TIME...MOT...LOC 2215Z 199DEG 16KT 3904 9580

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.75IN

$$

GARGAN



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