894  
WFUS53 KICT 192255  
TORICT  
KSC079-173-192345-  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS  
555 PM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN SEDGWICK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...  
CENTRAL HARVEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS...  
 
* UNTIL 645 PM CDT  
 
* AT 555 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR MOUNT HOPE, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
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...  
HALSTEAD AROUND 610 PM CDT.  
NEWTON AROUND 620 PM CDT.  
HESSTON AND NORTH NEWTON AROUND 625 PM CDT.  
 
#  
THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 135 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 30 AND 42.  
 
THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING TORNADOES.  
 
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 3798 9770 3817 9745 3817 9740 3804 9728  
3779 9770  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2255Z 224DEG 40KT 3791 9771  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
CARUSO  
 
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