Event: Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Sender Name: NWS Goodland KS
Description: At 727 PM MDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of
Sharon Springs, moving southeast at 30 mph.
HAZARD…Golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts.
IMPACT…People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect
considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to
mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
Locations impacted include…
Sharon Springs and Weskan.
Instruction: For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
This thunderstorm will produce damaging winds resulting in areas of
near zero visibility in blowing dirt. Use extreme caution if you must
travel and be alert for rapidly changing visibility.
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.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Sherman, KS; Wallace, KS
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4328041-3628039
CAP MessageType: Update