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Kansas, Decatur

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 10:43 PM CDT on April 23, 2014


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 87 remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT
for the following locations


KS
. Kansas counties included are

Barton cloud Decatur
Gove Graham Jewell
Lincoln Logan Mitchell
Norton Osborne Phillips
Republic Rooks Russell
Sheridan Smith Thomas
Wichita




Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:26 PM CDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 2:30 AM EDT on April 24, 2014


... Flash Flood Warning remains in effect for northwestern Graham...
southeastern Decatur... southern Norton... Sheridan and southeastern
Thomas counties until 130 am CDT...

At 1023 PM CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated
thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across the warned area.

Rainfall amounts of 2.27 inches have been reported at Hoxie... and
2.03 inches at Lenora. More rainfall is expected over the same area
for the next two to three hours.

Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to
occur. Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Angelus... Calvert... Densmore... Edmond... Hoxie... Lenora... Menlo...
Morland... New Almelo... Penokee... Saint Peter... Seguin... Studley and
Tasco.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flooding is observed... act quickly. Do not
enter the water. Turn around and move up to higher ground. Do not
stay in areas subject to flooding when water begins rising.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flash flooding is imminent or
occurring. If you are in the warning area... move to higher ground
immediately. Residents living along streams and creeks should take
immediate precautions to protect life and property. Do not attempt to
cross swiftly flowing waters or waters of unknown depth by foot or by
automobile.

Report flooding to the nearest law enforcement agency so that they
may take appropriate action to close flooded roadways. They will
relay your report to the National Weather Service in Goodland.


Lat... Lon 3913 10016 3913 10096 3925 10093 3949 10060
      3976 10009 3988 9963 3959 9962


Lundquist



Wind Advisory

Statement as of 10:07 PM CDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on April 24, 2014


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 1 am CDT Thursday...

* timing... the winds will reach their peak over the next
two to three hours then decline overnight..

* winds... north 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Impacts... areas of blowing dust will occur near dry fields.
Driving high profile vehicles will be difficult.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

The Kansas department of health and environment recommends that
you take preventative measures during this blowing dust
event... such as staying indoors or wearing protective breathing
masks if outside. High dust concentrations can cause respiratory
problems... decrease lung activity... aggravate asthma... and lead
to potential heart-related problems... especially with
children... elderly... or those with pre-existing respiratory
conditions.

A Wind Advisory means that strong and gusty winds may affect
travel... especially light weight or high profile vehicles. Be
prepared for sudden wind gusts which may result in loss of
vehicle control.




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Arizona - Fire Weather Watch
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Blowing Dust Advisory , Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Delaware - Fire Weather Warning
Florida - Flood Warning
Georgia - Flood Warning
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Massachusetts - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Nevada - Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Jersey - Fire Weather Warning
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South Carolina - Flood Warning
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