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  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Shawnee County, Kansas
  • SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
  • Effective: Friday, September 10, 2010 at 9:25 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, September 10, 2010 at 9:45 p.m.
  • SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENTNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS925 PM CDT FRI SEP 10 2010KSC045-177-110245-/O.CON.KTOP.SV.W.0216.000000T0000Z-100911T0245Z/SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-925 PM CDT FRI SEP 10 2010...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 945 PM CDTFOR NORTHWESTERN DOUGLAS AND SOUTHEASTERN SHAWNEE COUNTIES...AT 922 PM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED A SEVERETHUNDERSTORM PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THISSTORM WAS LOCATED 6 MILES NORTH OF RICHLAND...OR 11 MILES SOUTHEASTOF TOPEKA...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...RICHLAND AND LECOMPTON.THIS INCLUDES THE KANSAS TURNPIKE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 181 AND 194.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. TORNADOES CANDEVELOP QUICKLY FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. IF A TORNADO IS SPOTTEDACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIND DAMAGE ACROSS CENTRAL ANDEASTERN PORTIONS OF SHAWNEE COUNTY. THIS IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION.SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROMWINDOWS.&&LAT...LON 3886 9540 3886 9571 3907 9563 3907 95593905 9558 3906 9556 3906 9551 3905 95493907 9543 3905 9538TIME...MOT...LOC 0224Z 271DEG 32KT 3897 9549WIND...HAIL 60MPH 1.00IN$$

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