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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS  
727 PM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN CHASE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...  
 
* UNTIL 815 PM CDT  
 
* AT 727 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 11 MILES WEST OF  
COTTONWOOD FALLS, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT CONSIDERABLE  
TREE DAMAGE. WIND DAMAGE IS ALSO LIKELY TO MOBILE HOMES,  
ROOFS, AND OUTBUILDINGS.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
COTTONWOOD FALLS, STRONG CITY, ELMDALE, TALLGRASS PRAIRIE PRESERVE,  
TALLGRASS PRAIRIE AND HYMER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR CENTRAL AND  
EAST CENTRAL KANSAS.  
 
LAT...LON 3837 9654 3828 9684 3835 9683 3835 9682  
3852 9682 3852 9655  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0027Z 233DEG 39KT 3841 9675  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...70MPH  
 

 
 
CARUSO  
 
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