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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
412 PM CDT Wed Mar 21 2018

412 PM CDT Wed Mar 21 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...Thursday through Tuesday

Very high grassland fire danger is expected on Thursday afternoon
for locations generally along and east of the Kansas turnpike.

Very high grassland fire danger is expected area-wide on Friday
afternoon and across part of southeast Kansas Saturday afternoon.

There is a chance for thunderstorms across central and southeast
Kansas for Friday night. A locally strong storm is possible Friday

Periodic thunderstorm chances look to increase for Sunday afternoon
through Tuesday across south central and southeast Kansas. A few
strong storms will be possible.


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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