Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
951 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-200300-
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-
951 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

CLUSTERS OF STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTH
CENTRAL KANSAS AND THE SOUTHERN FLINT HILLS THIS
EVENING...PRIMARILY CLOSE TO THE OKLAHOMA BORDER. LARGE HAIL OF
QUARTER TO GOLFBALL SIZE WILL BE POSSIBLE AND WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO
60 MPH. ELSEHWERE IN CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS
OVERNIGHT...SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE CHANCES FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS INCREASING FOR SOUTHEAST
KANSAS SUNDAY AFTERNOON...WHERE HAIL AS LARGE AS GOLF BALLS MAY
OCCUR. IF YOU LIVE IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...THE FORECAST FOR SUNDAY
SHOULD BE MONITORED CLOSELY. THUNDERSTORMS THAT MAY BE QUITE
STRONG WITH HAIL CLOSE TO 1 INCH DIAMETER AND 40 TO 50 MPH WINDS
ARE POSSIBLE FOR AREAS ALONG AND JUST SOUTHEAST OF THE TURNPIKE. A
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER MAY EXIST OVER PARTS OF CENTRAL KANSAS
LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FOR ALL AREAS FROM WEDNESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY. DETAILS REGARDING THE STRENGTH OF THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE PROVIDED EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

A FEW STORM SPOTTERS MAY BE NEEDED THIS EVENING CLOSE TO THE
OKLAHOMA BORDER IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...AND ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN
KANSAS SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

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

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