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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wichita KS
827 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017


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/O.CON.KICT.WI.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-171021T0700Z/
Russell-Lincoln-Barton-Ellsworth-Rice-
Including the cities of Russell, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove,
Great Bend, Ellsworth, Wilson, Lyons, and Sterling
827 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM CDT SATURDAY...

* Winds...South 25 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Timing...South winds will stay strong until 2AM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A wind advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph
and/or wind gusts over 45 mph are expected.  Winds this strong
can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.
Use extra caution.

&&

$$

Vaughan


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
830 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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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-
830 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas,
South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Strong south winds will continue across portions of Central Kansas
until around 2AM. Please refer to latest wind advisory for
additional details.


A few storms will be possible tonight with strong or severe storms
not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Severe thunderstorms are likely Saturday afternoon and evening
along a southward moving cold front. The primary threats will be
damaging winds of 60-70 mph, quarter to half dollar sized hail and
locally heavy rain. Flooding of typical flood-prone areas may also
be possible, especially for areas southeast of the Kansas Turnpike.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated tonight.

&&

For a graphical version of this information, see our webpage at:
http://weather.gov/wichita/hwo/

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
709 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-220015-
Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Morgan-Miller-Maries-Vernon-
St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
Laclede-Texas-Dent-Jasper-Dade-Greene-Webster-Wright-Newton-
Lawrence-Christian-Douglas-Howell-Shannon-McDonald-Barry-Stone-
Taney-Ozark-Oregon-
709 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Missouri
Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Lightning risk.
  Limited Non thunderstorm wind risk.

DISCUSSION...

An isolated thunderstorm is possible late tonight across
southeastern Kansas into far southwestern Missouri. However, most
locations will remain dry.

Southerly winds will gust up to 30mph tonight across Southeastern
Kansas and Western Missouri.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Southerly winds will gust up to 35 mph at times across the area
through the day on Saturday.

Saturday night, a line of strong to severe thunderstorms are
expected to move through the area. Damaging wind gusts will be the
primary hazard with this activity. However, there is a threat for
an isolated tornado along the line of storms for areas west of US
Highway 65. Large hail is also possible in a few storms.

The line of thunderstorms looks to reach the Kansas and Missouri
borders after 10pm and the US Highway 65 corridor after 12 AM
Sunday. These storms are then expected to weaken as they shift
east of US Highway 65 during the early morning hours Sunday.

There is also a risk for some localized flooding, particularly in
southeastern Kansas and western Missouri. Widespread flooding is
not expected.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at:
http://www.weather.gov/sgf/sitrep

This product in graphical format...along with other weather...
hydrological and climate information...at
http://www.weather.gov/sgf

$$

Wise

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
518 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-211000-
Adair OK-Benton AR-Carroll AR-Cherokee OK-Choctaw OK-Craig OK-
Crawford AR-Creek OK-Delaware OK-Franklin AR-Haskell OK-Latimer OK-
Le Flore OK-Madison AR-Mayes OK-McIntosh OK-Muskogee OK-Nowata OK-
Okfuskee OK-Okmulgee OK-Osage OK-Ottawa OK-Pawnee OK-Pittsburg OK-
Pushmataha OK-Rogers OK-Sebastian AR-Sequoyah OK-Tulsa OK-Wagoner OK-
Washington OK-Washington AR-
518 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...This evening.

DISCUSSION...
There remains a small chance of thunderstorms this evening and
into the overnight hours across parts of eastern Oklahoma and
northwest Arkansas. Severe weather is not expected with this
activity.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.
SATURDAY...Severe Thunderstorm Potential...High Wind Potential...
           Heavy Rain Potential.
SUNDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
MONDAY...No Hazards.
TUESDAY...High Wind Potential.
WEDNESDAY...No Hazards.
THURSDAY...High Wind Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Thunderstorms are expected to develop to the west and northwest
Saturday afternoon along a cold front and move into northeast
Oklahoma by early Saturday evening and spread into northwest
Arkansas Saturday night. An enhanced severe thunderstorm risk is
forecast with damaging winds...large hail and also a low tornado
potential during the initial storm development. Late evening and
overnight Saturday...storms are forecast to become more linear and
transition to mainly a damaging wind threat as the front moves
through the region. The front looks to be exiting southeast
Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas early Sunday morning.

In addition to the severe potential, heavy rainfall remains
possible through Saturday night, with widespread 1 to 2 inch rain
amounts, with local amounts near 4 inches. These amounts may lead
to flash flooding and/or river flooding.

Behind the exiting front...breezy northerly winds look to continue
Sunday with cooler and drier conditions for the first half of next
week.

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PLANNING STATEMENT...
Persons attending outdoor events Saturday evening should prepare
for thunderstorms with the potential for severe weather. The
overall tornado threat will continue to be assessed as additional
data becomes available as the event approaches.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Hastings NE
345 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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212045-
Phillips-Smith-Jewell-Rooks-Osborne-Mitchell-Valley-Greeley-Nance-
Sherman-Howard-Merrick-Polk-Dawson-Buffalo-Hall-Hamilton-York-
Gosper-Phelps-Kearney-Adams-Clay-Fillmore-Furnas-Harlan-Franklin-
Webster-Nuckolls-Thayer-
345 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for south central Nebraska and
portions of north central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

There is a slight chance of thunderstorm tonight, especially
after midnight along and east of Highway 281.

Southerly winds are strong across the region with sustained speeds
of 25 to 35 mph and gusts to 45 mph possible through the evening
hours. Even though winds are expected to decrease some as the sun
sets, expect winds to remain strong and breezy overnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Chances for thunderstorms continue through Saturday, especially
along and east of Highway 281. Strong to severe storms are not
anticipated

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More information may be obtained at the following web page:
   https://www.weather.gov/hastings

$$

Billings Wright

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
327 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

KSZ008-020-034-212030-
Republic-Cloud-Ottawa-
327 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for east central...north
central and northeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and tonight.

Southerly winds around 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph are expected
to gradually diminish during the evening hours. A wind advisory is
in effect until 7 pm.

There is a small chance of thunderstorms after midnight tonight.
No severe weather is expected with the storms tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Thunderstorms are expected to develop across North Central Kansas
between Noon and 3pm. Severe weather is unlikely.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at...
http://www.weather.gov/top/sitrep

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
327 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Clay-Riley-Pottawatomie-Jackson-
Jefferson-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-
Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
327 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for east central...north
central and northeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and tonight.

There is a small chance of thunderstorms after midnight tonight.
No severe weather is expected with the storms tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Severe thunderstorms are expected to move into Northeast and East
Central Kansas after 2 pm on Saturday. The main threat from the
storms will be damaging winds, large hail and frequent lightning.
A tornado cannot be ruled out with the storms. The storms are
expected to exit the Topeka and Emporia areas by 6 pm and the
Lawrence and Ottawa areas after 8 pm.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at...
http://www.weather.gov/top/sitrep

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
335 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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Trego-Ellis-Scott-Lane-Ness-Rush-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-
Pawnee-Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-
Pratt-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
335 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017 /235 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
----------------

There is a slight chance for an isolated thunderstorm or two
across south central Kansas late this afternoon and early
evening. Severe weather is not expected.

Strong south winds and low relative humidity will create elevated
fire weather conditions this afternoon. Outdoor burning is
discouraged.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Lightning: Limited risk
* Non-thunderstorm wind: Elevated risk
* Fire weather: Elevated risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

Strong to marginally severe thunderstorms will be possible across
south central Kansas Saturday afternoon and evening. Storms will
be capable of producing up to quarter size hail and gusty winds up
to 60 mph.

Gusty north winds will develop behind a cold front moving across
western Kansas during the day Saturday. Outdoor burning is
discouraged.

Near to slightly below freezing temperatures will be possible
across west central and western portions of southwest Kansas late
Saturday night into early Sunday morning.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Saturday
  - Lightning: Elevated risk
  - Severe thunderstorm: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Freeze: Significant risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Sunday
  - Freeze: Significant risk
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

* Monday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Tuesday
  - Freeze: Elevated risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Wednesday
  - Freeze: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Thursday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Freeze: Elevated risk
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo

$$

32

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