Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
840 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

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FRANKLIN-ANDERSON-
840 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT
FOR SOUTHEASTERN FRANKLIN AND NORTHEASTERN ANDERSON COUNTIES...

AT 839 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR LANE...MOVING
EAST AT 35 MPH.

THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS STORM.

HAZARD...90 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS. AT 8:22 PM 80 TO 90 MPH WINDS
         WERE REPORTED IN RICHMOND.

IMPACT...YOU ARE IN A LIFE-THREATENING SITUATION. FLYING DEBRIS MAY
         BE DEADLY TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES
         WILL BE HEAVILY DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. HOMES AND BUSINESSES
         WILL HAVE SUBSTANTIAL ROOF AND WINDOW DAMAGE. EXPECT
         EXTENSIVE TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OTTAWA...GREELEY...LANE AND RANTOUL.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 35 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 184 AND 187.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SITUATION WITH TORNADO LIKE WIND
SPEEDS EXPECTED. MOBILE HOMES AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ARE
ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE AND MAY BE
OVERTURNED. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE
LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. THIS STORM HAS THE POTENTIAL TO CAUSE
SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT PROPERTY DAMAGE.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3829 9523 3862 9526 3868 9507 3832 9507
TIME...MOT...LOC 0139Z 253DEG 30KT 3847 9514

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...90MPH

$$

HENNECKE



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