Saturday, June 17, 2017

Severe Thunderstorm Warning - Update

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
WWUS53 KSGF 171140
SVSSGF

Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
640 AM CDT SAT JUN 17 2017

KSC021-037-MOC097-145-171215-
/O.CON.KSGF.SV.W.0284.000000T0000Z-170617T1215Z/
Cherokee KS-Crawford KS-Newton MO-Jasper MO-
640 AM CDT SAT JUN 17 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 AM CDT
FOR CHEROKEE...SOUTHERN CRAWFORD...NORTHWESTERN NEWTON AND WESTERN
JASPER COUNTIES...

At 639 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Columbus,
moving south at 45 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE...Emergency management reported 60 mph winds and dime size
hail in the town of Columbus.

IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Joplin... Pittsburg...
Carl Junction... Baxter Springs...
Frontenac... Columbus...
Galena... Cherokee...
Airport Drive... Weir...
Leawood... Lowell...
Silver Creek... Sherman...
Scammon... Chicopee...
Mccune... Shoal Creek Drive...
Saginaw... Asbury...

This includes Interstate 44 between mile markers 2 and 8.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

&&

LAT...LON 3745 9505 3744 9464 3737 9462 3736 9457
3700 9445 3701 9507
TIME...MOT...LOC 1139Z 348DEG 38KT 3718 9482

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

Lindenberg



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