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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
418 AM CDT Wed Aug 12 2020

418 AM CDT Wed Aug 12 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Thunderstorms may impact areas south of I-70 and west of I-135 this
morning. Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible. Additional
thunderstorms are possible late tonight along the I-135 corridor and
east to the Flint Hills. Those storms may become marginally severe
with 40-55 mph wind gusts and nickel to quarter size hail.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Thunderstorms with gusty winds and hail may be ongoing Thursday
morning east of I-135. A few thunderstorms may redevelop late
Thursday afternoon or evening. The threat of redevelopment is more
conditional, but if storms form, they would likely be severe.

A cold front pushing slowly south across the Central Plains this
weekend will bring another opportunity for thunderstorms.

Heat indices of 100 to 105 degrees are possible Friday and Saturday
across southern Kansas.


Spotter activation is not anticipated today or tonight, but any
reports of severe weather are appreciated.


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