Issue Date: 317 PM CDT Sat May 8 2021
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas,
South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas.
Severe thunderstorms are still expected to develop across northern
and eastern Kansas this evening, with the highest risk along the
Interstate 70 corridor. Further south, severe thunderstorms are
possible as well, but the threat is more conditional. Where
thunderstorms do form, very large hail up to 2" in diameter and wind
gusts to 70 mph will be the primary threats. A tornado cannot be
ruled out, but this threat appears lower for now.
Strong, non-thunderstorm wind gusts to 45 mph are likely late
tonight into early Sunday morning.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday
Strong wind gusts to 45 mph may be ongoing early Sunday morning,
especially across southern Kansas.
Thunderstorm chances could increase again by late week and next
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation may be needed this evening.
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Issue Date: 235 PM CDT Sat May 8 2021
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 AM CDT
* WHAT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph
* WHERE...Portions of Central, South Central and Southeast
* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 10 AM CDT Sunday.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Strong south winds this evening will
quickly shift around to the north and increase late tonight
through Sunday morning.
Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.