Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
506 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

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ELLIS KS-
506 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN ELLIS COUNTY...

AT 502 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO
WAS LOCATED 8 MILES SOUTH OF CODELL...OR 8 MILES NORTH OF EMMERAM...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

HAZARD...TORNADO AND TWO INCH HAIL.

SOURCE...WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED A FUNNEL CLOUD. SPOTTERS IN
         NORTHWEST RUSSELL COUNTY REPORTED SEEING A FUNNEL CLOUD
         LOWERING FROM THE STORM WEST OF THEIR LOCATION IN NORTHEAST
         ELLIS COUNTY.

IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
         SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. DAMAGE
         TO ROOFS...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR.  TREE DAMAGE IS
         LIKELY.

THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF
NORTHEASTERN ELLIS COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF IN A MOBILE HOME...A
VEHICLE OR OUTDOORS...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND
PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

&&

LAT...LON 3902 9904 3899 9918 3912 9921 3913 9904
TIME...MOT...LOC 2202Z 238DEG 7KT 3907 9915

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...2.00IN

$$

GERARD


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