Alert for Jefferson (Kansas) Issued by the National Weather Service
Special Weather Statement
NWS Topeka (Northeastern Kansas)
Special Weather Statement issued September 20 at 3:50PM CDT by NWS Topeka
…A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of northeastern
Jefferson County through 415 PM CDT…
At 349 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 4
miles east of Valley Falls, moving east at 30 mph.
HAZARD…Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail.
IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is
Locations impacted include…
Valley Falls, Nortonville and Winchester.
MAX HAIL SIZE…0.50 IN
MAX WIND GUST…40 MPH
If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.
2049Z 248DEG 20KT 3935 9539
39.3,-95.43 39.39,-95.48 39.42,-95.41 39.42,-95.18 39.31,-95.18 39.3,-95.43