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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
405 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

405 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Dangerous wind chills from around 15 below to 20 below zero will
grip all areas this morning. For further details, please refer to
the Wind Chill Advisory that remains in effect until noon today.

Bitterly cold wind chills will once again plague most areas tonight.
Wind chills will range from around 5 below near the Oklahoma border
to near 15 below in much of central Kansas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Wind chills from around 5 below near the Oklahoma border to near 15
below will grip the region until around 10 AM Wednesday.

A light wintry mix, primarily of light rain and light snow, is
possible for most areas from late Saturday Night through Sunday
Night. Please monitor forecasts the rest of the week as this next
system may impact travel late this weekend.


Spotter activation is not anticipated today or tonight.


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Hazard Scale [Definitions]
5 - Very Significant VERY SIGNIFICANT RISK OR IMPACT. Could potentially injure and/or kill the most people and/or result in catastrophic property and economic damage.
4 - Signficant SIGNIFICANT RISK OR IMPACT. Could result in significant economic and/or property damage, and/or a significant risk to life.
3 - Medium MEDIUM economic impact. These events are a risk to life, and/or property with medium economic impact.
2 - Small Mainly nuisance type events. Risk to life and/or property is small if precautions are taken.
1 - Minimal Minimal Risk to life and/or property.
0 - Nil No Significant or Hazardous Weather Expected.


Please send any comments on this product to Chance Hayes, Warning Coordination Meteorologist, WFO Wichita, Kansas.

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