Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
536 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

KSC167-242300-
/O.CON.KICT.TO.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150424T2300Z/
RUSSELL KS-
536 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM CDT FOR NORTHERN
RUSSELL COUNTY...

AT 535 PM CDT...A CONFIRMED TORNADO WAS LOCATED 8 MILES NORTH OF
RUSSELL...MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO AND TENNIS BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...WEATHER SPOTTERS CONFIRMED TORNADO.

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.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LURAY...PARADISE AND WALDO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3913 9904 3913 9848 3893 9903 3894 9904
TIME...MOT...LOC 2235Z 272DEG 13KT 3900 9890

TORNADO...OBSERVED
HAIL...2.50IN

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