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  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Smith County, Kansas
  • SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
  • Effective: Monday, August 23, 2010 at 6:46 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, August 23, 2010 at 7 p.m.
  • SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENTNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE646 PM CDT MON AUG 23 2010KSC141-147-163-183-240000-/O.CON.KGID.SV.W.0279.000000T0000Z-100824T0000Z/PHILLIPS KS-SMITH KS-ROOKS KS-OSBORNE KS-646 PM CDT MON AUG 23 2010...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTHWESTERNOSBORNE...EASTERN ROOKS...SOUTHWESTERN SMITH AND SOUTHEASTERNPHILLIPS COUNTIES UNTIL 700 PM CDT...AT 640 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED ALINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS INEXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDINGFROM KIRWIN TO 6 MILES NORTH OF ALTON TO CODELL...MOVING EAST AT 15MPH.LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...ALTON...KENSINGTON...CEDAR...GAYLORD AND ATHOL.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WIND IN EXCESS OF 60 MILES PERHOUR...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...DEADLY LIGHTNING...AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FORYOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOURHOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVEINTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD.TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAYLEAD TO FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.&&LAT...LON 3985 9882 3955 9883 3925 9885 3923 99213957 9921 3982 9925TIME...MOT...LOC 2345Z 270DEG 15KT 3969 9908 3956 98953917 9908WIND...HAIL 60MPH<.75IN$$WESELY

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