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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
437 AM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

437 AM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A few isolated showers and thunderstorms will impact portions of
central and east-central Kansas early this morning. The strongest
activity will be capable of small hail, gusty winds and locally
heavy rain.

A few strong to severe thunderstorms are possible late this
afternoon and evening across portions of central and north-central
Kansas. The strongest activity will be capable of quarter size hail,
60 to 70 mph winds and locally heavy rain. Activity may reach into
southern Kansas later in the evening and overnight, but should be
below severe levels.

Heat indices this afternoon will flirt with 100 degrees across
central and north-central Kansas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

A few more rounds of showers and perhaps a few thunderstorms should
impact the region Friday. Strong or severe storms are not expected.

Periodic thunderstorm chances are expected to impact the region
Tuesday evening through late next week, mainly during the evening
and nighttime hours. Strong to marginally severe storms appear


Spotters may be needed for a few hours late this afternoon and
evening across central and north-central Kansas.


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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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