WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Strong storms moved across some areas of Kansas and Nebraska Thursday afternoon into Friday. The storms brought heavy rain, large hail, strong wind, and a couple of reports of funnels.
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Marion and Chase counties are in a flood warning until 2:15 p.m. Friday. To see current weather alerts, click here.
KSN Chief Meteorologist Lisa Teachman and KSN Meteorologists Jack Maney and Ronelle Williams tracked storm reports from across the state and in Nebraska:
(These are the times the reports came in.)
- Numerous streets flooded – Hillsboro, Marion County
- Street flooding – Marion, Marion County
- Baseball-size hail – four miles west-northwest of Lyle, Decatur County
- Egg-size hail – two miles west of McCook, Red Willow County, Nebraska
- 70 mph winds, mile west-southwest of Norton
- Quarter-size hail – Oberlin – Decatur County
- 74 MPH wind gust in Norton.
- Tornado Watch for these counties has been extended until midnight: Graham County, KS, Red Willow County, NE, Sheridan County, KS, Norton County, KS, Decatur County, KS.
- Golf ball size hail – 1 W Lebanon, Red Willow County, Nebraska.
- Storm Spotters confirm a tornado northwest of Norton, about 7 Miles. Storm is tracking East at 14. Warning in effect until 9:15 PM.
- Golf ball size hail – Neosho Rapids – Lyon County
- 7 NNW Danbury – Red Willow County – 63 MPH wind gust
- Several streets are flooded in McCook with Barnet Park and basements.
- Golf ball size hail in Danbury – Red Willow County, NE
- Half dollar size hail – 1 SW of McCook
- [Gove Co, KS] – 2″ hail reported near Gove via storm chaser on Twitter.
- [Red Willow Co, NE] – Golf Ball size hail reported by storm chaser west of McCook.
- [Red Willow Co, NE] – 81mph wind gust 9 SSE Culbertson
- [Hitchcock Co, NE] – Funnel cloud reported by law enforcement 5 mi W of Culbertson
- [Hitchcock Co, NE] – 1.5″ hail in Culbertson
- Tornado Watch issued until 10 p.m.
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