Alert for Jefferson; Osage; Shawnee; Wabaunsee (Kansas) Issued by the National Weather Service
Special Weather Statement
NWS Topeka (Northeastern Kansas)
Special Weather Statement issued September 03 at 1:29AM CDT by NWS Topeka
…Strong thunderstorms will impact portions of southwestern
Jefferson, southern Shawnee, east central Wabaunsee and northwestern
Osage Counties through 215 AM CDT…
At 129 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 6 miles south of Dover to near Carbondale.
Movement was northeast at 20 mph.
HAZARD…Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail.
IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is
Locations impacted include…
Topeka, Carbondale, Tecumseh, Dover, Silver Lake, Auburn, Pauline,
Berryton and Grantville.
This includes the following highways…
Interstate 70 between mile markers 348 and 355.
Kansas Turnpike between mile markers 162 and 187.
MAX HAIL SIZE…0.25 IN
MAX WIND GUST…40 MPH
If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.
0629Z 239DEG 17KT 3888 9597 3885 9569
Jefferson; Osage; Shawnee; Wabaunsee
39.05,-95.49 39.05,-95.5 39.04,-95.5 38.81,-95.69 38.85,-96.06 39.1,-95.89 39.12,-95.62 39.07,-95.48 39.05,-95.49