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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
437 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-220945-
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-
437 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA
TODAY WITH A FEW STRONG STORMS POSSIBLE EAST OF INTERSTATE 135. THE
STRONGER STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL BE IN PLACE THIS AFTERNOON
ACROSS MAINLY RUSSELL AND LINCOLN COUNTIES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL BE IN PLACE TUESDAY AFTERNOON
FOR MOST OF CENTRAL KANSAS. VERY STRONG SOUTH WINDS WILL RESULT IN
VERY HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS
MOST OF THE FORECAST AREA.

A FEW STORMS ARE EXPECTED LATE TUESDAY NIGHT OVER PARTS OF CENTRAL
KANSAS WITH STRONG STORMS POSSIBLE. STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON WEST OF THE FORECAST AREA AND TRACK EAST AND
SOUTHEAST WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...AFFECTING
LOCATIONS GENERALLY ALONG AND WEST OF INTERSTATE 135. ANY STORM
LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS WILL HAVE A
CHANCE TO PRODUCE GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS UP TO 70 MPH.

STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO RETURN TO THE FORECAST FOR SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY WITH CONSIDERABLE UNCERTAINTY ON THE TIMING AND LOCATION.
HOWEVER...AT THIS POINT IT DOES LOOK LIKE SEVERE STORMS WILL BE
A POSSIBILITY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$

LAWSON






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