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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
338 PM CDT Sat Mar 17 2018

338 PM CDT Sat Mar 17 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

A few severe thunderstorms are possible in south central Kansas on
Sunday evening. There could be quarter sized hail and 60 mph winds.
Chances of strong storms are possible elsewhere.

Very high fire danger has been calculated for Thursday afternoon in
south central and portions of central Kansas. The entire area has
potential for a very high fire danger on Friday afternoon.


Spotter activation is not anticipated 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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