Wichita, KS

6:02 PM CDT on May 06, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Wichita,
Elevation: 1332 ft
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Active Advisory: Tornado Watch, Wind Advisory Active Notice: Local Storm Report

Elev 1332 ft 37.65 °N, 97.43 °W | Updated 9 minutes ago

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70 °F
Feels Like 70 °F
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26
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 34 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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6:28 AM 8:24 PM
Waning Gibbous, 92% visible
Pressure 29.71 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2700 ft
Overcast 5500 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 1.25 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 4.00 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KICT 062253Z 15023G30KT 6SM -TSRA BR BKN019CB BKN027 OVC055 21/19 A2973 RMK AO2 PK WND 15035/2201 RAB03 TSB10 SLP060 OCNL LTGICCCCG OHD-W-NW TS OHD-W-NW MOVG N P0002 T02110189

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Pressure 29.71 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2700 ft
Overcast 5500 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 1.25 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 4.00 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KICT 062253Z 15023G30KT 6SM -TSRA BR BKN019CB BKN027 OVC055 21/19 A2973 RMK AO2 PK WND 15035/2201 RAB03 TSB10 SLP060 OCNL LTGICCCCG OHD-W-NW TS OHD-W-NW MOVG N P0002 T02110189

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The Storm Prediction Center has issued an enhanced risk of severe weather for parts of central Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and southern Nebraska. Severe thunderstorms are developing throughout the area, producing tornadoes, heavy rain, and large hail. Tornadoes will be possible into the evening.

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Tornado Watch
Statement as of 5:43 PM CDT on May 06, 2015

Tornado Watch 134 remains in effect until 900 PM CDT for the
following locations


KS
. Kansas counties included are

Barber Barton Butler
Clay cloud Comanche
Cowley Dickinson Edwards
Ellis Ellsworth Harper
Harvey Jewell Kingman
Kiowa Lincoln McPherson
Marion Mitchell Osborne
Ottawa Pawnee Phillips
Pratt Reno Republic
Rice Rooks rush
Russell Saline Sedgwick
Smith Stafford Sumner
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Wind Advisory
Statement as of 11:05 AM CDT on May 06, 2015

... Wind Advisory in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to 10 PM CDT
this evening...

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to 10 PM
CDT this evening.

* Winds... south 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing... mid afternoon through early this evening.

* Impacts... strong cross winds may be felt along west to east
oriented highways... especially for high profile vehicles. Loose
outdoor objects that are not secured properly may be blown about
by the gusty winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph
and/or wind gusts over 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong
can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.