Alert for Lyon; Osage; Shawnee; Wabaunsee (Kansas) Issued by the National Weather Service
Special Weather Statement
NWS Topeka (Northeastern Kansas)
Special Weather Statement issued October 13 at 3:58AM CDT by NWS Topeka
…Strong thunderstorms will impact portions of southwestern Shawnee,
southeastern Wabaunsee, western Osage and northern Lyon Counties
through 445 AM CDT…
At 358 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Alma to near Bushong to 7 miles east of
Strong City. Movement was east at 45 mph.
HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph.
IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
Locations impacted include…
Topeka, Emporia, Osage City, Carbondale, Eskridge, Dover, Silver
Lake, Auburn, Burlingame, Americus, Scranton, Maple Hill, McFarland,
Harveyville, Reading, Paxico, Allen, Admire, Willard and Bushong.
This includes the following highways…
Interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 143.
Interstate 70 between mile markers 328 and 355.
Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 124 and 178.
MAX HAIL SIZE…0.00 IN
MAX WIND GUST…55 MPH
If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.
0858Z 254DEG 39KT 3904 9628 3868 9623 3839 9640
Lyon; Osage; Shawnee; Wabaunsee
38.48,-96.35 38.69,-96.23 39.07,-96.29 39.12,-95.7 38.81,-95.62 38.43,-95.87 38.43,-95.95 38.39,-95.95 38.36,-96.36 38.48,-96.35