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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
432 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

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432 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Patchy fog with lower visibilities could develop over the snow pack
areas across central and south central Kansas late tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A strong storm system will move across the region on Saturday. The
combination of heavy snow, very strong northwest winds, and low
visibilities could create extremely hazardous travel conditions.
If current trends continue, portions of central Kansas may see
possible blizzard conditions.

There is chance of thunderstorms for south central and southeast
Kansas on Saturday. Some small hail may be possible with the stronger
storms.

A winter mix will be possible on Monday night across central Kansas.
Little if any snow accumulation is expected.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated tonight.

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For a graphical version of this information, see our webpage at:
http://weather.gov/wichita/hwo/

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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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