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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
546 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-281100-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
546 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

DUE TO THE RECENT HEAVY RAINS...A HANDFUL OF COUNTY AND RIVER
FLOOD WARNINGS REMAIN IN EFFECT ACROSS PORTIONS OF
CENTRAL...SOUTH- CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS. PLEASE REFER TO THE
LATEST FLOOD WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FOR DETAILS.

WHILE AN ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CANNOT BE RULED OUT THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER SOUTHERN KANSAS...THE GREATEST
POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER WILL BE MAINLY WEST OF INTERSTATE
135. THE PRIMARY THREATS WILL BE LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS...ALONG WITH LOCALLY VERY HEAVY RAIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

RIVER FLOODING WILL PERSIST THROUGH THURSDAY FOR THE NEOSHO RIVER
ACROSS FAR SOUTHEAST KANSAS. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST FLOOD
WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FOR DETAILS.

AN ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY...WITH PERIODIC EPISODES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFFECTING THE AREA. THE GREATEST THREAT WITH THIS ACTIVITY WILL
BE THE POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN...WHICH COULD LEAD TO
RENEWED FLOODING CONCERNS. ADDITIONALLY...WHILE ORGANIZED SEVERE
WEATHER APPEARS UNLIKELY...A HANDFUL OF STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS
ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. A MUCH NEEDED DRY WEATHER
PATTERN IS EXPECTED FROM THE WEEKEND THROUGH AT LEAST MID NEXT
WEEK.

THOSE WITH OUTDOOR PLANS THROUGH THIS WEEK SHOULD CLOSELY MONITOR
THE LATEST WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY THOSE ALONG RIVERS AND
STREAMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

STORM SPOTTERS MAY BE NEEDED LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...GENERALLY WEST OF A LINE EXTENDING FROM RUSSELL TO
ANTHONY.

&&

FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/

$$




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