627  
WFUS53 KICT 150316  
TORICT  
KSC019-035-150400-  
/O.NEW.KICT.TO.W.0013.180515T0316Z-180515T0400Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS  
1016 PM CDT MON MAY 14 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN COWLEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...  
WESTERN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...  
 
* UNTIL 1100 PM CDT  
 
* AT 1016 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A  
TORNADO WAS LOCATED 6 MILES WEST OF CEDAR VALE, MOVING EAST AT 20  
MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO AND GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CEDAR VALE AND ELGIN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 
HEAVY RAINFALL MAY HIDE THIS TORNADO. DO NOT WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE  
TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW!  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3700 9670 3718 9671 3725 9623 3700 9621  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0316Z 267DEG 17KT 3710 9662  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...1.75IN  
 

 
 
MCGUIRE  
 
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