Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
359 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

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359 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL RACE SOUTHWARD ACROSS THE REGION FOR THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WITH VERY STRONG NORTH WINDS BEHIND THE
FRONT...SEE THE LATEST WIND ADVISORY FOR MORE DETAILS.

VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER LEVELS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
CENTRAL KANSAS LATE THIS AFTERNOON...DUE TO VERY STRONG NORTH
WINDS.

A LIGHT RAIN SNOW MIX WILL BE POSSIBLE FOR THIS EVENING ACROSS
CENTRAL AND EASTERN KANSAS...WITH LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATION
EXPECTED.

THE COMBINATION OF STRONG NORTH WINDS AND VERY COLD AIR WILL
CREATE SUB ZERO WIND CHILLS...ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION FOR LATE
TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ARCTIC AIR WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION AND PRODUCE WIND CHILL
VALUES BETWEEN ZERO AND 10 BELOW ZERO...MAINLY DURING THE MORNING
AND NIGHT TIME HOURS ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

A SLOW MOVING WINTER STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT KANSAS
STARTING FRIDAY NIGHT...AND LOOKS TO LINGER INTO INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK WITH HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS LIKELY. THERE IS
UNCERTAINTY ON HOW THIS WINTER SYSTEM WILL EVOLVE ESPECIALLY WITH
THE PRECIPITATION TYPE AND AMOUNTS. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND UPDATES THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
WORK WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

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CJ



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