Updated at 3:10 p.m. on Wednesday: An severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect for Marion County until 4:30 p.m. the National Weather Service reports.
The wind gusts will reach 70 mph.
Tree damage is expected. A mobile home, a roof, and outbuildings are likely to be damaged.
Update at 3:45 p.m. on Wednesday: Dickinson County is under a severe thunderstorm warning through 3:45 p.m.
Wind gusts are expected to reach 80 mph.
The flying debris is dangerous for those without shelter. Mobile homes are expected to be severely damaged. Cars are also expected to suffer significant damage. Numerous trees are expected to be damaged, as well as power outages.
UPDATED at 2:42 p.m. on Wednesday: A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued by the National Weather Service in Topeka for the following counties until 3:30 p.m.
Northwest Dickinson County
Eastern Republic County
Eastern Cloud County
can expect wind gusts of 80 mph.
Without shelter, those caught in the wind will end up in danger. Damage to mobile homes will be severe. Cars, windows, and roofs are likely to be damaged. There will likely be extensive tree damage and power outages.
The situation in Cloud and Republic counties is EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. The storms have caused widespread damage caused by wind. AVOID EXPOSURE TO WINDOWS AND SEEK SHELTER NOW inside a sturdy structure!
McPherson County, Saline County, and northeastern Ellsworth County’s severe thunderstorm warning has expired, according to the National Weather Service in Wichita.
Despite severe weather warnings for Cloud, Ottawa, and Republic counties having expired, the National Weather Service in Topeka has decided to lift the warning.
A severe thunderstorm warning for Lincoln and Ellsworth counties has been lifted by the National Weather Service in Wichita.
The National Weather Service in Hastings, Nebraska, has also allowed the severe thunderstorm warning for Mitchell and Jewell counties to expire.