Ford County, KS
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Tornado Warning
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FORD KS-
620 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN FORD COUNTY...

AT 620 PM CDT...A CONFIRMED LARGE AND EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TORNADO WAS
LOCATED 8 MILES SOUTHWEST OF DODGE CITY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.
THERE WAS ANOTHER TORNADO WEST OF THIS.

THIS IS A PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO.

SOURCE...RADAR CONFIRMED TORNADO.

IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. DAMAGE
TO ROOFS...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE DAMAGE IS
LIKELY.

THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF
SOUTHWESTERN FORD COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LARGE AND EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TORNADO IS ON THE GROUND. TAKE
IMMEDIATE TORNADO PRECAUTIONS. THIS IS AN EMERGENCY SITUATION.

&&

LAT...LON 3754 10007 3757 10018 3774 10020 3770 9989
TIME...MOT...LOC 2320Z 212DEG 18KT 3765 10008

TORNADO...OBSERVED
TORNADO DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE
HAIL...2.50IN

$$

Tornado Warning
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
624 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
NORTHWESTERN FORD COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN KANSAS...

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 623 PM CDT...A TORNADO PRODUCING STORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF DODGE CITY...MOVING NORTH AT 35 MPH.

HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO AND TENNIS BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR CONFIRMED TORNADO.

IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.
DAMAGE TO ROOFS...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.

* THIS TORNADIC STORM WILL BE NEAR...
HOWELL AROUND 635 PM CDT.
DODGE CITY AROUND 640 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TO REPEAT...A TORNADO IS ON THE GROUND. TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A
BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY
BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF IN A MOBILE HOME...A VEHICLE OR
OUTDOORS...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT
YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

&&

LAT...LON 3759 10004 3767 10019 3790 10019 3786 9985
TIME...MOT...LOC 2323Z 190DEG 29KT 3766 10008

TORNADO...OBSERVED
HAIL...2.50IN

$$

Tornado Watch
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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 204 IN
EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN KANSAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 18 COUNTIES

IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS

BARBER COMANCHE EDWARDS
KIOWA PRATT

IN SOUTHWEST KANSAS

CLARK FINNEY FORD
GRAY HASKELL HODGEMAN
KEARNY MEADE SEWARD

IN WEST CENTRAL KANSAS

LANE NESS SCOTT
TREGO

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND...CIMARRON...COLDWATER...
DEERFIELD...DIGHTON...DODGE CITY...FOWLER...GARDEN CITY...
GREENSBURG...HANSTON...HAVILAND...JETMORE...KINSLEY...KIOWA...
LAKE COLDWATER...LAKIN...LEWIS...LIBERAL...MEADE...
MEDICINE LODGE...MINNEOLA...MONTEZUMA...NESS CITY...PLAINS CITY...
PRATT...PROTECTION...SATANTA...SCOTT CITY...SCOTT STATE LAKE...
SUBLETTE AND WAKEENEY.

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