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WFUS53 KICT 070017  
TORICT  
KSC053-113-159-169-070100-  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS  
717 PM CDT FRI OCT 6 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN MCPHERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...  
NORTHEASTERN RICE COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...  
SOUTHEASTERN ELLSWORTH COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...  
SOUTHWESTERN SALINE COUNTY IN CENTRAL KANSAS...  
 
* UNTIL 800 PM CDT  
 
* AT 716 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED OVER GENESEO, OR 11 MILES NORTH OF LYONS, MOVING  
NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO AND TENNIS 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.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
MARQUETTE AROUND 740 PM CDT.  
BROOKVILLE AROUND 755 PM CDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE  
KANOPOLIS LAKE, FREDERICK, FALUN AND KANOPOLIS STATE PARK.  
 
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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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3838 9817 3853 9829 3884 9783 3860 9762  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0016Z 235DEG 34KT 3850 9815  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...2.50IN  
 

 
 
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