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Severe Storms - June 27th-28th, 2013

National Weather Service, Springfield, MO

Event Summary

A complex of thunderstorms that developed near the Topeka, Kansas and Kansas City metropolitan areas during the evening of June 27th produced widespread wind damage across southeastern Kansas and the Missouri Ozarks late in the evening of the 27th through the overnight hours into early on June 28th.  Numerous reports were received of winds between 60 and 80 MPH.  

Event Pictures

Tim Ellis in Springfield took this picture near National and Meadowmere. Forwarded by Chris Smith - KOLR10


Josh Kashirsky provided these pictures of an uprooted tree and a split tree in Republic.

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